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.

Everyone says to me, "But Meryl Streep has like thirteen Oscars." Not true. Our finest actress, a woman who has brought acting to a...
0 521

Let's face it, George Lucas is loaded from "Star Wars," Industrial Light and Magic, and all their subsidiaries. He's financed "Red Tails" at $60...
0 987

Clive Davis's annual famous pre-Grammy party is going to honor Sir Richard Branson. The dinner and concert --famed for its performances and number of...
0 749

Fans of "One Life to Live" swore they were tuning out ABC Daytime after last Friday's finale. And they made good on their promise....
0 436

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that the State Bar of California is recommending disbarment for Brian Oxman. Oxman is the ever self-plugging Tv...
0 533

Literally everyone in the music biz wants to be part of MusiCares's Person of the Year show with Paul McCartney on February 10th in...
0 464

Lots of music news this morning: James McCartney, son of Paul, is finally in the spotlight. He's performing twice at Sundance at the ASCAP...
0 696

I feel for George Lucas. I like him a lot personally. But I've just read the long piece in yesterday's New York Times about...
0 1122

Still reeling from Sunday night's parties all over the Beverly Hilton. HBO rocked, Fox Searchlight celebrated "The Descendants" (Rupert and Wendi Murdoch, I'm told,...
0 441

Fame--it's a bitch. And that seems to be the case for Uggie, the Jack Russell terrier who nearly steals "The Artist" directed by Michel...