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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As you know, I've been telling you for weeks (and apparently Deadline Yesterday has been reading it) that "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner still...
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In January I told you two things that Ricky Gervais told me after he came off the stage at the Golden Globes: that his...
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So it was: last night's Points of Light Foundation show at the Kennedy Center honored President Bush 41, and featured a "reunion" of living...
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So: now that Charlie Sheen has sold thousands of tickets to his concert tour, what will he be doing on stage? Unlike Conan O'Brien,...
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BC Jean--she's 22, and we wrote about her first, in this column, last year. Beyonce tried to take her song, "If I Were a...
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Sunday night will bring the opening night of the musical version of the Australian film, "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert." Because I'm in Washington...
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I guess the experiment didn't work. Even though "The Lincoln Lawyer" sold $6 tickets through Groupon, it still finished in 5th place on Friday...
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Jodie Foster's "The Beaver." starring Mel Gibson, opened at the South by Southwest Festival this week. Variety and IndieWire panned it, though praising Gibson's...
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"Arcadia" is back after 15 years. Tom Stoppard's amazingly wonderful play, now directed by David Leveaux, is better than ever. It's supposed to be...
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Tickets for Charlie Sheen's "show" at Radio City Music Hall went on sale at 11am today on ticketmaster.com. At 11:01 there were no regular...