Goodman portrayed Dan Conner on ABC sitcom Roseanne from 1988—1997. Goodman appears on another Sorkin creation, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, for which he won an Emmy. He has had recurring roles on Community, Treme and Damages (with Glenn Close). His film roles include Barton Fink, The Babe (with James Cromwell), The Flintstones, Blues Brothers 2000, The Big Lebowski (with David Huddleston), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (with Stephen Root, Daniel von Bargen and Wayne Duvall), The Artist (with Cromwell), Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Argo (with Željko Ivanek and Philip Baker Hall), Flight and The Monuments Men (with Bob Balaban).