Friday, April 12, 2024

Watch the Oscars Backstage Interview with Billie Eilish and Finneas Conducted By This Site


Backstage at the Oscars Sunday night I was thrilled to interview Billie Eilish and Finneas after they won Best Song for “No Time to Die.” They were charming and disarming. I’m so glad that Billie has grown out of her morose, emo period. Her smile is infectious. And Finneas needs more recognition as a songwriter.

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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