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.

As you no doubt know, "The Good Wife" is coming back. Only, it will have a different title and start on CBS's digital service--...
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Nothing succeeds like success. On September 9th it was announced that Casey Affleck would direct his first feature, and now, ten days later, the...
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As usual the In Memoriam section of the Emmy Awards was a big friggin' mess. Omitted were John McMartin, Marjorie Lord, and about half a...

HBO swept the Emmy Awards tonight winning Best Comedy and Best Drama for "Veep" and "Game of Thrones." Plus Julia Louis Dreyfus won her...
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Every year at every awards show, it's the same thing. Who will be snubbed during the In Memoriam montage? Celebrity deaths in the TV world...
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The results are in from TIFF, and the Oscar season begins. Damien Chazelle's "La La Land" took first place, followed by runners up Garth...
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It was a lackluster weekend at the box office. "Bridget Jones's Baby" and "Snowden" played in the same number of theaters, roughly, and did the...
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There's been an explosion on West 23rd St. in Chelsea between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. I'm watching TV in New York. The whole thing...

  Sunday night, we've got the Emmy Awards. Listen, none of the right people will win. Plus, a lot of shows are missing. The Emmys...
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Edward Snowden wants President Obama to pardon him, but first he may need some help at the box office. Oliver Stone's entertaining love letter to...