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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So where will Charlie Sheen celebrate his debut at Radio City Music Hall? Nowhere in Manhattan, it turns out. On Friday night, after Sheen does...
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One thing about the unexpectedly poignant funeral service last night for rock impresario Don Hill: you didn't have to convince the guests to wear...
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What the heck is going on over there at NBC? Is it just a coincidence, or do three major on air players know something...
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The remake of "Arthur," a genial film from the 1980s that had charm brimming over, is headed for disaster. I haven't been able to...
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Oh, gee. Suddenly, six days after Warner Bros. uploaded a new trailer for "The Hangover 2," they make a big announcement that the trailer...
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The Grammy Awards are dropping 31 categories from their rosters, going from 109 to 78 different awards. To do this they're going unisex-- no...
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Spirituality for Kids, Madonna's Kabbalah charity, now known as Success for Kids, is a different sort of religion. Remember last time we checked their...
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Charlie Sheen finally figured out how to get an audience on his side. Find scapegoats. In Cleveland on Tuesday night he led a crowd...
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I told you this more than a week ago, before anyone: there are thousands of tickets going begging for Charlie Sheen's show around the...
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Elton John has been getting might testy lately. First he went after Billy Joel for his drinking. Then on Saturday Night Live he took...