Roseanne Roasters Revealed! Carrie Fisher, Seth Green, Katey Sagal, Sharon Stone, Anthony Jeselnik, Jeffrey Ross & Amy Schumer Join The Dais For The 'Comedy Central Roast Of Roseanne'

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July 30th, 2012

via press release:

roseanne roasters revealed!

CARRIE FISHER, SETH GREEN, KATEY SAGAL, AND SHARON STONE JOIN DAIS ALONG WITH

COMEDIANS ANTHONY JESELNIK, JEFFREY ROSS AND AMY SCHUMER

FOR THE “COMEDY CENTRAL ROAST OF ROSEANNE”

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“COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Roseanne” to Air on Sunday, August 12 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT

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NEW YORK, July 30, 2012 – COMEDY CENTRAL is gearing up for the mother of all Roasts! The network announced today an all-star roster of Roasters who, along with Roast Master Jane Lynch, are sure to give Roseanne a spanking. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Roseanne” (#Roseanne Roast) will tape on Saturday, August 4 at the Hollywood Palladium and will premiere on Sunday, August 12 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on COMEDY CENTRAL.

Celebrity Roasters include the Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe Award-winning actress Sharon Stone; television and animation star Seth Green; the legendary performer and “Star Wars” Princess Leia, Carrie Fisher; and Golden Globe-winning actress Katey Sagal. This year’s Roasters also include comedians Anthony Jeselnik, Jeffrey Ross and Amy Schumer. Additional Roasters and talent to be in attendance will be announced shortly.

 

 
  • merraanga

    who won’t be there? anybody who worked with her.

  • Chris

    I have a feeling this is going to be very disappointing!

  • RyanCanada

    love Roseanne, ill be tuning into this.

  • James

    I hope they mention her failed bid to be the Nominee for the Green Party. Not saying anything bad about that minor party, just glad she didn’t get nominee.

  • WWWYKI

    Anthony Jeselnik will be there… YES! YES! YES!

  • Lube

    Where the **** is Lisa Lampanelli?!

  • Downie

    Really hoped Gilbert Gottfried was going to roast…

  • TV Gord

    I’d like to see John Goodman there, and anyone from the old Roseanne show. She seems to have good relationships with them.

    It would also be fun to see Tom Arnold! He could be hilarious roasting her, and then she would go to town on him (and everyone else) at the end! (Remember, Pamela Anderson was the first roastee, and HER ex was there!)

  • Networkman

    Where is Lisa Lampanelli? And I would of loved to see Sandra Bernhard.

  • Ethan

    ^He probably will. They’re not listing all the roasters. They did the same thing with the Sheen roast. They only listed a few people, even a few days before the roast aired, there were stories not listing all of them. We’l

  • Justin

    Sharon Stone, Katey Segal, Carrie Fisher? Where are the comics?

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