Can ‘Roseanne’ go on without Roseanne Barr? It's the intriguing idea being floated after the cancellation of the monster hit has left people out of work and millions of fans devastated. Jimmy Kimmel is proposing a spin-off titled ‘Dan,’ named after Roseanne’s TV husband and he's being taken seriously! The cancellation of ‘Roseanne’ has left ABC scrambling for a replacement. Roseanne was the highest rated sitcom on TV and it was projected to earn $60 million in ad revenue next year.