Sunday, April 21, 2024

Help Rosie O’Donnell Raise Money For Desmoid Tumor Foundation


Rosie O’Donnell is auctioning off one of her paintings to raise money for the Desmoid Tumor Foundation. As we know, last spring Rosie and her then fiancee Michelle Rounds got the scare of their lives when Michelle was diagnosed with this disease. Since then Rosie has been on a rampage to raise money for research. This painting is on auction on ebay, and you can read more at Also, Rosie’s got her annual gala for her Broadway kids and the Maravel Center here in New York on October 15th. No one is more charitable than Rosie, and that Maravel center is a marvel!

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
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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