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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Aretha Franklin is not much for social networking. YouTube is foreign to her. But as of late last night, the Queen of Soul has...
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Say goodbye to more moronic Adam Sandler movies in the cinemas. Sandler has wisely made a choice about his immediate future. He's accepted a...
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EXCLUSIVE: It does look like rocker Dave Matthews is getting more into his acting side of things. Matthews is set to star in a...

CBS's former powerhouse soap opera "The Young and the Restless" is in trouble. For the week of Sept 15-19 the show lost 180,000 viewers...
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Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga are number 1 with their "Cheek to Cheek" album. The pair finished first in a close three way race...
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EXCLUSIVE Barbara Walters threw herself quite an 85th birthday party at the newly refurbished Rainbow Room over the weekend fit for a queen. The...
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I don't know how this is going to work, exactly. Much awarded and beloved director Stephen Daldry (The Reader, Billy Elliott, etc) is bringing...
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One day there had to be a Paul McCartney tribute album.  "The Art of McCartney" is here, with a very eclectic roster of...
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Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul to all of us, knocked out David Letterman and his audience tonight. She got a standing ovation after the...
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Harvey Weinstein is bringing "Finding Neverland" to Broadway next spring. The April 8th opening will be right in time for the Tony Awards. Diane...