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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Carrie Fisher--one of the funniest, nicest people ever--gets a bunch of showings on HBO starting on Thursday of her brilliant one woman show, "Wishful...
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Madonna Louise Ciccone Penn Ritchie so wants to be Jewish, right? She was born Catholic, and has never converted to Judaism. She wants everyone...
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It's hard to say which is worse, but "Somewhere" and "I Love You Phillip Morris" are among the top 10 worst films of 2010. "Somewhere"...
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Last night, Ronnie Spector stole our hearts again. At her 10th annual Christmas show at  BB King's on 42nd St., Ronnie rocked the house. She...
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So what was the weirdest movie of 2010? I'm not saying worst--there were many far worse for many reasons--but Casey Affleck and Joaquin Phoenix's...
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Exclusive: Julie Taymor is not concerned about postponing the opening of "Spider Man: Turn off the Dark" from January 11 to February 7, 2011. "We're happy...
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As a devoted "Dallas" fan from its golden era, I must speak up now. There is no "Dallas" reboot for TV without Larry Hagman as...
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I told you about Jonathan Bristol, Ken Starr's lawyer at the Winston & Strawn firm, back in August. http://tinyurl.com/3y22t7f On Thursday Bristol was indicted for...
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Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul and dear friend, is home from the hospital and she's ok. Miss Franklin granted JET Magazine a short interview so...
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This will not be like the famous scenes from Blake Edwards' masterpiece satire, "SOB." A studio executive dies on Malibu beach, and no realizes...