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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UPDATE 12:30PM EST 10.7.10: I'm told that the deal for Johnson to move off of Page Six was "months" in the making--or at least...
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You'd think after twenty five years someone would have made a film version of the musical "Les Miserables." And yet, none exists. The picture is parked...
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Even as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences considers speeding up the Oscar race--a January or early February show for 2012--this year's...
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I couldn't make this up if I tried. Yoko Ono celebrated John Lennon's 70th birthday by giving herself a tribute in Los Angeles. On Saturday,...
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One person missing from the festivities at Sunday's 25th anniversary performances of "Les Miserables" in London: Susan Boyle. The singer, who was launched on the...
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Nick Jonas, teen pop sensation, was the unlikely draw at producer Cameron Mackintosh's 25th anniversary "Les Miserables" extravaganza Sunday night in London. Mackintosh put on...
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Sir Ian McKellen was one of the many celebs at the "Les Miz" 25th anniversary show on Sunday night at London's O2 Arena. Just finished...
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Multi colored party balloons rained down on rock star Sting Saturday night in London’s famed Royal Albert Hall as he celebrated his 59th birthday....
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Here's today's James Franco business update. Yesterday it was anounced that he's optioned a book called "The Adderall Diaries," which he may produce and star...
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Reports this morning that Tony Curtis, the great actor and father of Jamie Lee, has died at age 85. It seems funny that Tony's died...