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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My vote for best line from the "Mad Men" finale: "People just come and go and no one says goodbye." Don says it to...
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I did tell you that Mariah would perform on the Billboard Music Awards, and that she'd sing a medley of "Vision of Love" and...
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I will try to write around actual spoilers. "Mad Men" has ended. Fans will complain, but there will be no scuffle as there was...
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Here's George Miller's first Tweet. "More Max to come": Hello Twitter! Thanks for all the kind words written and said about the...
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Cate Blanchett may be on her way to a rare third Oscar. The movie she opened at Cannes tonight, Todd Haynes's "Carol," just received...
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"Pitch Perfect 2" turned out to be more post-apocalyptic than "Mad Max: Fury Road" this weekend. Despite excellent reviews, the Charlize Theron-Tom Hardy "Max"...
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Critics loved "Max Max: Fury Road." It has a 98% on Rotten Tomatoes. Warner Bros. did a great marketing job with it. But fans...
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"I've been listening. Let's keep the conversation going." Janet Jackson has posted her comeback announcement. Fans will be thrilled. (So am I.) Over moody...
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Here's the report from Cannes, where I am not in attendance this year but hearing a lot from everyone: Sharon Stone will not be...
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This could not be better timed. Two weeks ago, Joan -- in her fiery exit speech-- told the head of McCann Erickson that the...