"It was pretty exciting, I'll tell you that much," Barr told "Good Morning America" during a telephone call, People reported. "They said, 'Hold please for the President of the United States of America' and that was about the most exciting thing ever, and it was very sweet of him to congratulate us.
"We just kind of had a private conversation," Barr said. “But you know, we talked about a lot of things. He's just happy for me. I've known him for many years and he's done a lot of nice things for me over the years. So, it was just a friendly conversation about work, and you know, television and ratings.”
"Roseanne" originally ran on ABC from 1988 to 1997, CNN reported. It portrays the fictional blue-collar Conner family, who live in Illinois.
Meanwhile, CNN reported that ABC was ready to order a second season of the show.
The announcement of Season 2 is "imminent," a source told CNN.
Earlier, Deadline reported that the cast deals for the new season are already in place.