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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Watch this new Paul McCartney video for his new song, "New." From the album "New." Paul is 71 and a half years old. He...
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I've held off writing about an indie film called "Jayne Mansfield's Car" which opened this weekend and didn't do very well. I thought using...
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Box office over the weekend was probably lower because of Yom Kippur. But the big news was that Lee Daniels' "The Butler" just crossed...
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has bestowed their lifetime achievement award-- the Cecil B. DeMille Award-- on Woody Allen. What does this mean? For...

It was just last year that Billy Joel halted his publishing deal for a memoir and gave his advance back to HarperCollins. Now journalist...

EXCLUSIVE: "ER," the long running TV series, launched a lot of stars including George Clooney and Julianna Margulies. But the glue that held the...

EXCLUSIVE "Law & Order SVU" will be doing the Anthony Weiner sexting story this season, executive producer Warren Leight told me last night. "L&O...
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I just got a press release saying that the off Broadway hit "Buyer and Cellar" has recouped its investment in record time-- nine weeks....
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I told you either Shepard Smith or Greta van Susteren would pay the price for Megyn Kelly's new 9pm show on Fox News....
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Just great news. Paula Wagner, who ran Tom Cruise's production company for years, will produce the Governor's Awards for the Oscars on November 16th...