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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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...
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Exclusive: Here's LA Reid's farewell letter to his staff at DefJam. Sources tell me he's heading to Sony Music--and of course "X Factor"-- come...
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Diandra Douglas fesses up in Harper's Bazaar what I told you last June, 2010: her steep losses with Ken Starr, as well as with...
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Remember during the Oscars I asked why Scott Rudin wasn't coming out to Hollywood for the show? He had two Best Picture nominations, for...
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What a night for director Tom McCarthy in New York. His third film, "Win Win," premiered to a hot crowd that included stars Paul...
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EXCLUSIVE Here's a first: Matthew McConaughey's new movie, "The Lincoln Lawyer," is being offered at $6 a ticket for opening weekend through Groupon. Yes,...