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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It's time for the Global Poverty rock concert in Central Park this weekend. Jay Z, No Doubt, Carrie Underwood and a bunch of stars...
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Lana Clarkson was murdered by Phil Spector on February 3, 2003. A few hours later I wrote this piece on Foxnews.com. Lana had a...
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Sir Bob Geldof is bringing the Boomtown Rats to New York and Boston this weekend for two rare performances. The rocker and humanitarian has...
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EXCLUSIVE I am told that Millennium Pictures is going to release Barry Levinson's terrific film "The Humbling" in time for a big Oscar push...
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Go figure. Barbra Streisand and Marty Ehrlichman must be bathing in Dom Perignon tonight. "Partners" debuts at number 1 on the album charts with...
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UPDATE Confirmed performers include Beck, the Black Keys, Norah Jones, Tom Jones, Los Lobos, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raitt, Eddie Vedder, Jack White,...
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Oh my god. Hilarious. Barry Manilow has recorded an album of duets with dead people. They are all dead. Dead, dead, dead. And he's...
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Cheek to Cheek is here! Already getting great notices in the UK, where it came out yesterday, the Tony Bennett- Lady Gaga project is...
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Steven Soderbergh is so enamored of Steven Spielberg that he's teaching it now on his blog. The Oscar winning director of "Traffic" has put...
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Denzel Washington is over it. He skipped the premiere after party for his own movie, "The Equalizer," last night at the Stone Rose Lounge....