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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Stan Rosenfield, a beloved and honorable press agent, is quitting Charlie Sheen this morning. Rosenfield has worked for Sheen for eight years, masterfully guiding...

Billy Crystal turned up with his family at the Governors Ball following the Oscars and got star treatment. In the 1930s themed nightclub setting,...
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When Steven Spielberg mentioned on last night's Oscar show a few great movies that never won the Academy Award, I got to thinking about...
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Here are a few notes from last night's Oscars. More will be coming this afternoon. Exclusive: Penelope Cruz says that her baby son with...
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Michael Fleming worked at Variety as a highly regarded reporter for 20 years. He's always covered the Academy Awards. He doesn't much like even...
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Helena Bonham Carter--Oscar nominee--won't be wearing the usual designer dress tonight at the Academy Awards. No Prada, Armani, Dior, Gucci for her. HBC, who...
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Ok. so while the "kids" at the Independent Spirit Awards were handing out statues down on the beach in Santa Monica, Barry Diller was...
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Considering how carniverous Hollywood is, a lot of celebs made it to Arianna Huffington's party on Friday night for Vegan crusader Kathy Freston (“Veganist:...
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Oscar alert: Michelle Williams, nominated for Best Actres in "Blue Valentine," is battling a cold. She'll be at the Oscars, but maybe in a...
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Tabloids, eat your hearts out: Taylor Swift and Reese Witherspoon had a big confab last night at CAA agent Bryan Lourd's annual Oscar party....