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Laurie Metcalf Is the Only Roseanne Cast Member to Earn a 2018 Emmy Nod

The now-defunct Roseanne reboot has acquired one 2018 Emmy nomination, for one actress: No, not that one. Laurie Metcalf.

The 63-year-old actress, who reprised her function as Roseanne Connor’s sister Jackie, was nominated on Thursday for Finest Supporting Actress in a Comedy Collection for her efficiency on the current first and final season of the rebooted collection, a month and a half after ABC canceled plans to supply season two and reduce off ties with predominant star Roseanne Barrafter she posted an offensive tweet deemed to be racist.

This marks the 11th Emmy nomination for Metcalf, who had beforehand gained three for her function on the unique Roseanne sitcom within the ’90s. She is competing towards Saturday Evening Stay‘s Aidy Bryant, Kate McKinnon and Leslie JonesThe Marvelous Mrs. Maisel‘s Alex BorsteinGLOW‘s Betty GilpinWill & Grace‘s Megan Mullally and Atlanta‘s Zazie Beetz.

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Earlier this yr, Metcalf acquired two different prestigious honors; her first Oscar nomination, for her function in Girl Chook, and her second Tony Award, which she gained for Finest Featured Actress in a Play for her performances in a revival of Edward Albee‘s Three Tall Ladies.

Metcalf will quickly reprise her Roseanne function in a brand new spinoff titled The Connors, which won’t contain Barr. 

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