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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Yesterday I told you that insiders at “Law & Order” really feel that S. Epatha Merkerson will sign a new contract. She said...

It was a long time coming, but “The Addams Family” opened last night on Broadway. The reviews are scathing, and the question...
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It’s spring, and a young man’s fancy turns to the soap operas at the various “Law & Order” shows. I can tell you that...
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Shaun Levy’s new comedy asks the question: “Can TV’s two biggest sitcom stars have a movie hit?” The answer is: maybe. Steve Carell comes...

It seems like it should have already happened by now. Sting, the world renown rock star, is going to make his debut...
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“Spider Man: Turn off the Dark” is coming. Really. This fall. Original producer David Garfinkle tells me the $45 million Julie Taymor-U2 extravaganza...
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John Edwards‘ ex mistress and babymama Rielle Hunter is obviously not getting what she expected from the former U.S. senator. First she did...
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Carly Simon’s dad, Richard Simon, was the co-founder of publishing giant Simon & Schuster (like you didn’t know that). One of Simon’s famous successes was...
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Remember Live Earth, aka 07-07-07? It was the worldwide rock concert that ended with a Police concert at Giants Stadium. Now Live Earth organizer...
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My colleague Baz Bamgiboye reported from London in Friday’s UK Daily Mail: “Madonna’s film “W.E.,” a fantasy based on the Abdication Crisis and what...