Roger Friedman

Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. He wrote the Intelligencer column for NY Magazine in the mid 90s, reporting on the OJ Simpson trial, as well as for the real Parade magazine (when it was owned by Conde Nast), and has written for the New York Observer, Details, Vogue, Spin, the New York Times, NY Post, Washington Post, and NY Daily News among many publications. He is the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.
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Leah Sydney reports from the official Emmy pre-party at the Pacific Design Center: The Emmy weekend started off with the always-classy Academy of Television Arts...
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If you were looking for the stars and celebs last night in Hollywood, this was their trajectory--first to the official Emmy pre party at...
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UPDATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON: "Curve" did very poorly, with $12.7 million for the weekend. Friday: Clint Eastwood's "Trouble with the Curve," a baseball movie, is going...
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After this week's earlier memorial tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, it didn't seem like anything could top Barbra Streisand, Liza Minnelli and Aretha Franklin at...
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Big news that Monica Lewinsky might be selling her tell all book, maybe for as much as $12 million. Big news except I surmised...
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Legendary gossip columnist Cindy Adams is quoting Kato Kaelin, famed OJ Simpson double murder witness. She says Kato has told her "this minute" that...
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Helen Mirren won the Oscar for playing Queen Elizabeth in "The Queen," written by Peter Morgan. Now Baz Bamigboye reports from London in today's...
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Fox News must be having a stroke. They're actually reporting this afternoon that President Obama is polling better in the swing states than their...
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Mariah Carey made a fashionably late appearance last night at director-actress-force of nature Penny Marshall's star studded book party. Mariah slipped into the Monkey...
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Yesterday, 26 works on an oil pipeline in Mexico were blown to smithereens. Forty six other workers were seriously injured. They were working for...