Roger Friedman

Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News. He writes for Parade magazine and has written for Details, Vogue, the New York Times, Post, and Daily News and many other publications. He is the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals.
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Robin Thicke: last year, you thought his career was over. So did I. His "Paula" album sold two copies. That was a result of...
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All that "Straight Outta Compton" money could have gone to Warner Bros. That studio had the screenplay and the project through their New Line...
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Kanye West is finally getting an award. He's getting the Video Vanguard from MTV at the Video Music Awards at the end of August. Somewhere,...
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Sam Moore, the original Soul Man of Sam & Dave, is being inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame in October, just five...
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I told you back on July 9th-- now it's confirmed by Carrie Fisher herself-- "The Princess Diarist" are set for February 2016.
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Monday night: a private, advanced screening of "No Escape," a hot little action film that opens Wednesday. Owen Wilson stars, Pierce Brosnan has a...
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I am quite tired of endless bubblegum songs by pop tarts, aren't you? Music was so much more interesting circa 1979. So here's "Species"...
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So One Direction is breaking up. Or are they? The news didn't hurt them at all. Indeed, "Drag Me Down," which had been languishing...
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Oscar winner Forest Whitaker is coming for Tony Awards season next spring. He'll star in Michael Grandage's production of Eugene O'Neill's "Hughie." The Shuberts...
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Kids, if you'd been a kid in January 1970, you'd be ready for this. That's when we knew the Beatles "Let it Be" would...