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.

The Rolling Stones hit New York tonight-- well, Brooklyn, at the Barclays Center. The place wass jammed with celebs like Martin Scorsese, Katie Couric,...

Kathryn Bigelow's very fine thriller "Zero Dark Thirty" picked up yet another award this morning-- from a group really no one's going to care...

I almost thought that there was no Oscar campaign for Paul Thomas Anderson's "The Master." But today arrived a parody of a Scientology mailing...

Harvey Weinstein and Jim Dolan just announced that the Rolling Stones are indeed joining the A List all star Hurricane Sandy concert called 12-12-12....

UPDATE: Friday evening December 7th--Psy wants to apologize for wanting to kill all of us, especially our daughters, mothers, daughters-in law and fathers. (Not...

The Writers Guild announced its television nominees on Thursday. Mad Men, Homeland, Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, and Boardwalk Empire are all up for...

Are the Rolling Stones joining the big December 12 th Hurricane Sandy concert at Madison Square Garden? Hmmm...Harvey Weinstein has summed the press to...

Peter Jackson's take on "The Hobbit," his fourth Tolkien movie, got an A list premiere last night at the Ziegfeld with all the trimming,...

I'm not one to defend "Les Miserables." I'm not a particular fan of the musical, and the producers have made so much money over...

by PAULA SCHWARTZ, Special to Showbiz411-- Dustin Hoffman has made his directing debut with “Quartet,” a beautiful and funny movie about formerly famous and...