'Roseanne' Irks Affiliates

In spite of low ratings, “The Roseanne Show” will be back for a second season in the fall, King World Prods. confirmed Wednesday — to the dismay of some TV station affiliates, reports Variety. The tension between King World and some stations is running high because King World already is making money on the show, while stations are bearing the brunt of the low Nielsen numbers in the form of lower ad rates and steep weekly license fees.

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