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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It's June 30th. The year is half over and, as Sting's singers shout in "The Last Ship": "Whadda we got?" Not much, but that's...
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EXCLUSIVE I've just gotten off the phone with a woman from Washington DC who had the misfortune to be sitting at the table next...
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Robin Thicke: will he squander one of the greatest set ups in pop history next week? Thicke's "Blurred Lines" was the song of 2013,...
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Barbara Walters is having what they call a Field Day today. She's been on "Good Morning America" and now she was just on "The...
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