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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Suddenly everyone's writing obits for Eddie Murphy's career. I told you on December 26th that this would happen: http://http://www.showbiz411.com/2011/12/26/tower-heist-failure-is-that-the-end-of-eddie-murphy So what? "A Thousand Words"...
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Baz Bamigboye reports exclusively in the Daily Mail that Nicole Kidman is heading back to the theater. Remember last year I told you that...
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No, Bette Midler does not write songs. But she's getting the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame in June,...
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New Oscar winner Meryl Streep does have a successful husband, you know. Don Gummer is a big deal artist, painter, sculptor. At this week's...
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Whitney Houston updated her will in 2004. All reports otherwise today are wrong. The will names daughter Bobbi Kristina as her sole heir and...
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At last! The Tribeca Film Festival main films finally, after 11 years, look like a roster of real winners. With the help of former...
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"Inside Edition" and The New York Post sparked a frenzy on Wednesday night. They ran an outdated version of Whitney Houston's will. We have...
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Even as ABC gets ready to shut down "General Hospital" and blow what's left of its afternoon programming, the soap opera lives on. Movie...
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Bruce Springsteen‘s new CD, “Wrecking Ball,” is streaming for free all day today  on www.brucespringsteen.net. It’s getting mixed reviews, but I’m enjoying it tremendously....
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Let's just say Russell Brand, on the surface at least, has completed the mourning of his marriage to Katy Perry. On stage Sunday night...