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.

Tonight the man you don't want to be is Ken Sunshine. He's the pr flack for both Bette Midler and Barbra Streisand (here on...
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How old is Cicely Tyson really? Her official age on the imdb.com and other sources puts her at 79. That would seem about right....
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UPDATE Thursday 11:45 am: Zach Braff has raised $1.5 million in 24 hours. He'll hit his goal of $2 million today. Earlier: I can tell...
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Sources connected to "American Idol" tell me there's no truth to rumors that Jennifer Lopez was being wooed back to the show to replace...
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There are a lot of good actors onstage at the Sondheim Theater in the revival of Horton Foote's "Trip to Bountiful." Cuba Gooding Jr.,...

If you thought Cannes 2013 was shaping up to be amazing, this cinches it. The jury working with Steven Spielberg has been named, and...

Actor Justin Long, his co-writing brother and a friend, plus director Kat Coiro made a plea last night from the stage of the Tribeca...
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So there they were: in the audience at the Lincoln Center tribute to Barbra Streisand were disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner and his...

Richie Havens WAS Woodstock. He died this afternoon ate age 72 apparently from a sudden heart attack. What a shame. One of the great...

Thanks to the Smoking Gun website, we have the arrest report for Reese Witherspoon (real name Laura Jean) and husband (and agent) Jim Toth....