|Manager at Wellman Plastics|
|First Appearance:||"Life and Stuff"|
|Last Appearance:||"Trick Me Up, Trick Me Down"|
|Played by:||George Clooney|
Booker Brooks, the original foreman at Wellman Plastics, where Roseanne and Jackie were employed in Season 1, appeared in 11 episodes of the series during that time. The part was a breakthrough role for future film superstar actor George Clooney.
The original foreman at Wellman, Booker wasn't always taken seriously by the workers, but compared to their future boss, Roseanne and the others appreciated him a little bit more. He dated Jackie for a while, and they tried to keep it a secret. He set the quotas at Wellman at 5,500, much lower than the 8,000 their next boss made.