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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Leah Sydney reporting... Lady Gaga never ceases to amaze or reveal. At the Producers Guild of America Awards tonight in Hollywood she revealed why she...
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Here are the ten movies nominated for the PGA tonight. The ceremony starts soon in Hollywood. Going back at least until 2007, the PGA...
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Lin-Manuel Miranda, on point as ever: #snowmaggedon2016 freestyle from @LacketyLac & old man Miranda pic.twitter.com/f1dAjRFvDp— Lin-Manuel Miranda...
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The Broadway League had to acquiesce to Bill deBlasio and cancel all shows today-- a half hour before scheduled 2pm matinees. deBlasio only announced...
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Friday night brought out the worst in moviegoers. "Dirty Grandpa," with a 6 rating on Rotten Tomatoes and reviews citing it as "the worst...
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It is 2016 right? Not if you look at the pop charts. This week, the top 20 includes albums by David  Bowie, the Eagles, Fleetwood...
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In a sweeping move today, Motion Picture Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced changes to membership rules intended to make the group more inclusive,...
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Call it Rambling with Rampling: Oscar nominee Charlotte Rampling pretty much said the wrong thing today on French radio. When questioned about the...
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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have a new free download out that's bound to be controversial. It's called "White Privilege II" -- an eight minute...
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I got a comment today from someone who actually thinks there are no black actors good enough to be in movies. The whole problem...