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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Well, I may have to eat my hat. The inside word from The Weinstein Company is that Madonna's effort as a movie director, "W.E.,"...
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One of the big topics last night at the Tony Awards: word that Matthew Broderick will replace Harry Connick, Jr. in a long planned...
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The great rock and roll and R&B singer Carl Gardner, Sr., leader of the Coasters, died yesterday at age 83. "Carl was one of...
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What a scene backstage at the Tony Awards, in a room next to the cramped Beacon Theater. Audemars Piguet watches had a contest for...
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Believe it or not, Jon Cryer still hasn't a word from his former co-star, Charlie Sheen. Cryer and Sheen were co-stars for eight seasons...
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Exclusive: We're sending prayers to The Big Man, Clarence Clemons He is said to be seriously ill after a stroke at his home...
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Tonight: the Tony Awards on CBS. Don't miss 'em. You'll see the best of the past Broadway season. But once the parties and fun...
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Tony nominee Judith Light ("Lombardi") hasn't heard yet from the soap "One Life to Live" with an offer to return before the show ends...
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Once Jennifer Hudson gets over her food poisoning--she really got hit with a bad bout of it yesterday--she's got a busy summer making movies....
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Oscar nominated actor James Franco has received his Master of Fine Arts from Columbia University. His diploma--it's real--is right here. This is quite an...