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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The premiere last night of "St. Vincent" yielded several fun facts and observations: Bill Murray and Naomi Watts, both present, are on their way...
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"Gone Girl" was almost really gone from number 1 this afternoon. The David Fincher directed movie of Gillian Flynn's novel was revised down to...
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The Hamptons Film Festival-- this weekend, kids-- is very A list star filled. They just added Bill Murray, Julianne Moore and Rory Culkin...
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Tonight, Bill Murray's "St. Vincent" premieres at the Ziegfeld Theater. He will more than likely receive an Oscar nomination for his work, and he...
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Alex Sharp is from Devon, England and had no theater training until he was accepted into Juilliard's acting program. Last March he auditioned for...
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EXCLUSIVE Fans of E. L. James have been clamoring for news of her next books. The author of the "Fifty Shades of Grey" trilogy...
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I had a lot of time to mull over Paul Thomas Anderson's film adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's "Inherent Vice." After spending two and a...
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The box office got exciting for the first time in months last night. Warner/New Line's low budget horror film "Annabelle" beat David Fincher's big...
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The press screening for Paul Thomas Anderson's "Inherent Vice" this morning brought out unexpected stars-- Patti Smith and Ralph Fiennes came together although no...
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There was an excellent star turnout last night to see Blythe Danner in "The Country House." Her daughter, Gwyneth Paltrow, an actress, hit the...