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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A little update, addendum: I do think "Black and White" is one of the best written movies I've seen in a long time. It's...
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Before this weekend, the biggest opening weekend in the month of August ever was for "The Bourne Ultimatum" in 2007. That number was
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The Hollywood Reporter is so wrong. They say "Hollywood is struggling to find black stars." So idiotic. The actors are there. They simply aren't...
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The 70s are back, and they're-- well, we're-- number 1 on iTunes. This is thanks to the "Guardians of the Galaxy" soundtrack titled "Awesome...
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No, Howard the Duck is not back. Not really. Marvel's answer to Disney's Donald Duck makes a cameo appearance in the end credits sequence...
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I am baffled: Halle Berry's show "Extant" moved to Wednesday nights and did worse than it had on Sundays. Last night "Extant" got the...
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You have to hand it to Vanity Fair. They've found a great traffic baiter for their website: Monica Lewinsky. She's apparently become a full...
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Broadway is about to get a big star jolt from A.R. Gurney's chestnut, "Love Letters." James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli and her theater producer...
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I don't often get to plug myself but here goes. This week's New York Observer carries a cover story written by yours...
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EXCLUSIVE I've confirmed that Michael Jackson's long ago abandoned Neverland Ranch is finally being sold. Colony Capital, which holds the note on the property,...