Marla (Morgan Fairchild)
When recurring character Nancy Bartlett came out as a lesbian (and later as bisexual) in Season 5 of long-running comedy series Roseanne, Marla was introduced as her new girlfriend.
The two of them were seen celebrating the opening of the restaurant Nancy was a co-owner of, and celebrating Christmas together before Marla disappeared off the show.
- 3 episodes. Season 5
Female love interests:
- Nancy Bartlett (Sandra Bernhard, bisexual, recurring)
Relationship story arc with a woman: No
No male love interests
Relationship story arc with a man: No
Male love interest after being identified as a lesbian? No
Filter Relationship Arc:
Storyline during sweeps? Yes, introduced during November Sweeps
 A relationship story arc is defined as explicit, developed on screen, and lasting more than 3 episodes. It is listed as questionable or subtext if romance is only implied, mentioned instead of shown on screen, part of a dream sequence, or otherwise not explicit for the viewer.
 Sweeps episodes air in February, May, July and November, the periods when advertising rates are set. A character is marked as "sweeps" when there is a very limited number of episodes that address their sexuality, all air during sweeps period, and the storyline is otherwise ignore/dropped.