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.

EXCLUSIVE: Well, all the people who signed online petitions are going to be very happy. "Sharknado 3," the next installment of the now classic...
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Much talk today about U2 giving away "500 million free albums" on iTunes. There's speculation they received between $10 and $30 million on some...
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Paris Jackson is not pregnant. I am assured of this by Jackson family sources. But really-- look around the internet. Not only have idiot...
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Toronto, for this New Yorker, ended last night with a bang. Morten Tyldum is a handsome Norwegian director with floppy blonde hair. I wanted...
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Roger Goodell, commissioner of the National Football League, made $44 million last year. He received a $15 mil increase from 2012. But he couldn't...
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U2 has released its new album to iTunes subscribers today like right now, to all 500 million of them. Songs of Innocence is the...
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Apple has launched the new iPhones-- a big one and a regular one. It has lots of nice features but it's hard to say...
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UPDATE Broadway League changed its mind after worst pr mistake in history. All Broadway houses will dim lights tonight for Joan Rivers. EARLIER Tonight,...
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I go back and forth on Alicia Keys-- too much sampling and "interpolating." But I do like this song and it has a great...
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I did get to meet Wayne Gretzky last night. WTH you ask? On the second floor of Toronto's Soho House, I ambled over to...