{FD} ‘Roseanne’ star John Goodman defends Roseanne Barr, says ABC’s swift cancellation was a ‘surprise’

John Goodman is speaking out about ABC’s swift decision to cancel “Roseanne” in May after its star, Roseanne Barr, was fired following a racially insensitive tweet aimed at former senior adviser to Barack Obama, Valerie Jarrett.