Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Elton John Book on AIDS Coming Next Week


Wow–that was fast. This morning Little Brown announced they’re publishing Elton John’s book, “Love Is the Cure: On Life, Loss, and the End of AIDS” next week. Next week! The book was just announced in January.  All the proceeds will go to the Elton John AIDS Foundation, of course. It’s not a kiss and tell or rock and roll memoir. It’s the story of how Sir Elton became politicized and an activist in the war on AIDS. His remarkable foundation has raised millions. More to come…

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also 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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