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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Doesn't September 2020 seem a long time from now? By then, we'll have a presidential race. But that's another story. To alleviate the stress, Broadway...
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Today would have been Aretha Franklin's 77th birthday. She passed away last August at age 76. Let's celebrate her today. If you work for...
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The death of Larry Cohen is trending right now. He was 77, and a cult filmmaker...
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What's that sound? The sound of silence? It's very quiet in Kanye land. That's because outspoken rapper Kanye West, who has manically posted dozen of...
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Jordan Peele scored a bunch of firsts in the last couple of years. Now his "Us" makes a little history. With a whopping  $70.3  million...
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Like Cher and The Who, Paul Simon's retirement is over. Last fall, he played his "final" shows in New York. But they were so...
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Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's final musical was "The Sound of Music." It debuted on Broadway in 1959 and has been a classic staple...
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Barbra Streisand said she what felt in her gut about Michael Jackson's accusers. But then the Twitter world came crashing down on her,...
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Mel Gibson is done in Hollywood. Don't let what anyone says fool ya. His new release, "Dragged Across Concrete," is in stealth mode. It's playing...
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It's all about "Us" this weekend. Jordan Peele's follow up to "Get Out" scored a huge $29 million Friday including $7.4 mil from Thursday previews....