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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Perhaps you've been reading about the shoplifting arrest of Harvard senior Caroline Giuliani, daughter of our ex mayor Rudy Giuliani and his wife Donna...
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Really, you have to see this to believe it. Members of the Kabbalah Center dancing to Madonna's "Like a Prayer."The first people you see...
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Richard Belzer (picture with dog below) celebrated his birthday on Thursday by having lunch with best pal Paul Shaffer at Michael's. Shaffer drove in...
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John Lennon's legendary music engineer Dennis Ferrante needs a new heart. So his friends and fans gathered at the Highline Ballroom for a...

Rosie O'Donnell is going to put her new afternoon talk show on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network. This column first reported the return of O'Donnell to...
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"Mad Men" already flipped through most of 1964. At the end of episode 3 this Sunday, it's New Year's Eve 1965. Now new episode titles...
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Did you miss the quarterly report from Edgar Bronfman's Warner Music this morning? Surprise! They lost a lot of money, had few hits or...
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On Monday night, March 8th, I ran into former “American Idol” producer Nigel Lythgoe at Soho House in Beverly Hills. I asked Lythgoe about the...
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The Rascals --one of the greatest rock vocal groups of all time-- are getting ready to reunite for a massive tour next year, I...
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I first reported exclusively that Don Hill's famous New York City rock club was going to be glamorized back on...April 19th. Others followed without credit. Well...