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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UPDATE: I am told that Trent Jackson and the security team in Calabasas are employed by the estate of Michael Jackson. They can't be...
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Someone is not telling the truth. Katherine Jackson was at the Miraval Spa in Tucson, Arizona. Her lawyer, Perry Sanders, just said in a...
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The Jackson family imploded today, publicly. Judge Mitchell Beckloff has appointed TJ Jackson temporary guardian of Prince, Paris, and Blanket. Katherine Jackson's guardianship was...
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is clamping down even more on Oscar campaigning. Basically, they're cutting off a necessary supply of...
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Exclusive: TJ Jackson, 34 year old son of Tito Jackson, is actually named in Katherine Jackson's will as her successor guardian. TJ is in...
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Exclusive: Lee Daniels's "The Butler" started shooting yesterday in New Orleans. And there's a lot of news I can tell you EXCLUSIVELY about this...
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Exclusive: Katherine Jackson finally spoke to her grandchildren by phone from Phoenix this morning. A source says the conversation "lasted a while." The kids...
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"Glee" is set in high school, but three quarters of the people on it look they're ready for pensions. (Just kidding!) So now a...
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Katherine Jackson coming back to Los Angeles? That's what Randy Jackson, the mastermind of her vanishing, told "Good Morning America" this morning. If so,...
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The cast of "Modern Family" didn't show up on Tuesday for the table reading of the script for the first episode of the new...