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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MARIAH SET TO BE A CANNES CANNES GIRL The Cannes Film Festival welcomes all celebrities, but this year it's going to be a little more...
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STAR TREK ALREADY HAS $7 MIL IN TILL J.J. Abrams’s reboot of “Star Trek” is set to devour Hugh Jackman in “Wolverine” this weekend. Last night,...
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JACKO SUED BY MANAGER WHO GOT HIM $25 MIL Michael Jackson's ex manager and publicist, Raymone Bain, who worked with him from 2005 through 2008,...
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SPECTER: RAISED FUNDS A WEEK BEFORE CHANGE Senator Arlen Specter must have really been on the fence about changing political parties'right up to the end. On...
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FRIENDS SAY SITUATION IS MORE DIRE THAN THOUGHT Farrah Fawcett, a sex symbol, icon, cultural symbol, and great lady may not live to see the...
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JESSICA SIMPSON GETS A SECOND CHANCE Jessica Simpson is on the cover of Vanity Fair. You would think for June that Vanity Fair would bestow...
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'STAR TREK' REVIVED: SIZZLING, SEXY, AND COOL The new “Star Trek,” movie directed by J.J. Abrams of 'Lost' and 'Mission: Impossible 3' fame, is buoyant,...
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JACKO SHOWS MAY NOT START ON TIME No, it's not bad as you think. But yes, there may be a little rejiggering in Jackoville. The word...
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WOLVERINE REAL NUMBERS $2MIL LESS THAN THOUGHT The real numbers for “Wolverine” are in from the weekend, and 20th Century Fox was a little overanxious....
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“WOLVERINE” SURPRISE UNVEILED BY MOVIE BLOG oOr is it blob? Harry Knowles, the editor of movie blog Aint-It-Cool-News, has deliberately revealed a big surprise in...