Roseanne," the revival series premieres on ABC on Tuesday night. Most of the original cast is in tact ... including Dan. The original 1997 show finale ends with Dan dying of a heart attack after Darlene and David's wedding. But he returns to the show on Tuesday, like nothing happened. Uhhh...the Conner clan has some explaining to do Reports say that in "Roseanne," the revival series, Dan's death turns out to be a bad dream. The father of the Conner family is back—alive and well!