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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I bought a ticket to see Glenn Close, John Lithgow, Bob Balaban, Martha Plimpton and Lindsay Duncan in " A Delicate Balance." It cost...
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A decade after it was made, a movie called "Aftermath" is being released at the end of this month featuring Chris Penn. The brother...
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"The River" runs through it-- that is, Hugh Jackman has brought so many people to Circle in the Square that he's extending his run...
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Bill Cosby's name appears at least 25 times in Janice Dickinson's 2008 memoir called "No Lifeguard on Duty." He pursues her, helps her, grooms...
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UPDATE FRIDAY MORNING NOV 21st: Overnight "Mockingjay Part 1" earned $17 million-- 33% off of last year's Thursday night opening for "Catching Fire."  Not...
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If Elaine Stritch had seen the crowd yesterday afternoon at the Al Hirschfeld Theater, she'd have had a whopping good laugh. Her memorial service...
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The 30th anniversary of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" will send proceeds to people suffering from Ebola. Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure are...
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The whole story of Morten Tyldum's "The Imitation Game," the Oscar buzzed feature about British mathematician Alan Turing, gets the cover of Time magazine...
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The Oprah Winfrey and Brad Pitt produced "Selma" received two thunderous standing ovations tonight at its first New York screening. Ava DuVernay's extraordinary film...
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Giorgio Moroder is back! His new single-- out now on Sony International and RCA -- is called "74 is the New 24." The album,...