Mel Gibson, career and marriage in tatters, won’t give up making a fool of himself.

The much derided, criticized former movie star is now backing his pregnant 38-year-old girlfriend in her bid to be a pop star.

You can now hear Oksana Grigorieva’s caterwauling at’ Her song is called “Say My Name.” One listen and you won’t want her to say her name or anyone else’s.

Poor Mel! There’s nothing worse than a middle-aged man getting involved in something like this. And poor Mel’s seven children. My guess is they won’t be putting “Say My Name” on their iPods!

Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. He wrote the Intelligencer column for NY Magazine in the mid 90s, reporting on the OJ Simpson trial, as well as for the real Parade magazine (when it was owned by Conde Nast), and has written for the New York Observer, Details, Vogue, Spin, the New York Times, NY Post, Washington Post, and NY Daily News among many publications. He is the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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