The televangelist family comedy has Jesse Gemstone and his father Eli teaming up to play the offspring heir apparent to Eli’s world famous and acerbic preaching patriarch. As Jesse Gemstone arrogantly attempts to expand and modernize the global TV ministry that his father Eli created “a long tradition of deviance, greed, and charitable work, all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ” comes into focus as the Gemstone legacy.
Roseanne is an American sitcom broadcast on ABC from 1988 to 1997 starring stand-up comedian Roseanne Barr. The show portrayed a working-class family struggling to get by on a limited income in the fictional town of Lanford, Illinois. Many critics considered the show notable as one of the first sitcoms to portray an American family in which economics necessitated two parents working jobs outside the home.