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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Whatever happened to Tom Cruise and Scientology? Certainly he's given that up by now, right? Wrong. Cruise was snapped on Instagram yesterday wearing his...
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I don't know if it's a function of his deal with Netflix, or what is happening. But the latest release starring Adam Sandler is...
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Dinah Washington made Sammy Cahn's "Teach Me Tonight" (lyrics by Gene dePaul) a hit in 1954. Twenty years later, Phoebe Snow did likewise. Now...
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Regina Hall is hot hot hot. Having starred in "Think Like a Man" and its sequel, "Think Like a Man Too," Hall is getting...
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You've no doubt read that Misty Upham, a lovely actress who had big roles in "Frozen River" and "August: Osage County," had been missing...
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New York, New York, a helluva town, the Bronx is up and the Battery's down. New York, New York, what a wonderful town. Those words...
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U2' s experiment with iTunes reaped lot of publicity -- and maybe even some part of the "$100 million worth of marketing" that's been...
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Quite a night, last night, I'm told, at the preview for Sting's musical The Last Ship" on Broadway. Bruce Springsteen led the standing ovation...
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Strange: Stephen Collins, now under investigation in real life for child molestation, plays a priest in this short film called "Penance" made this year....
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This is how things work in L.A. This afternoon the Special Victims Unit of the LAPD has announced an investigation into a 31 year...