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Roseanne Barr on Tuesday was dropped by her talent agency following her racially charged tweet about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarret.

“We are all greatly distressed by the disgraceful and unacceptable tweet from Roseanne Barr this morning,” ICM said in a statement Tuesday, according to Variety.

“What she wrote is antithetical to our core values, both as individuals and as an agency.  Consequently, we have notified her that we will not represent her. Effective immediately, Roseanne Barr is no longer a client.”


ABC had canceled the star’s rebooted sitcom “Roseanne” earlier Tuesday over the tweet, calling the comedian’s message “abhorrent.”

“Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show,” ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey said in a statement.

Barr took to Twitter early Tuesday morning to reply to a tweet accusing the former Obama adviser of helping “hide” misdeeds for the Obama administration. 

“Muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj,” Barr wrote, referring to Jarrett by her initials. 

She later apologized for the tweet and said she was leaving Twitter.

Barr’s tweet sparked outrage Tuesday ahead of the show’s sudden cancellation.

Wanda Sykes, a consulting producer for the program, said that she wouldn’t be returning to the show. And show star and executive producer Sara Gilbert called Barr’s comment “abhorrent.”

The reboot, which had already been renewed for a second season, depicted the titular character as a supporter of President Trump.

Barr, herself a supporter of Trump, received a call from the president congratulating her on the show’s high ratings after the sitcom’s debut.

-Updated 3:30 p.m.

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