Roger Friedman

Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also 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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Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” show may wind up in Las Vegas a la the Beatles’ “Love” show at the Mirage Hotel. Sources say that...
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Mark Lester: for years the child star of “Oliver!” lived in relative obscurity as a London area osteopath. He was Michael Jackson’s friend, but...
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Michael Jackson’s mother, Katherine, is a nice lady with a big heart. But she doesn’t have an MBA or any other business degree despite...
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Really, you can fire everyone and cut back all use of paper clips, but if you want to have a successful record company, you’ve...
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Has the end game begun to remove soap operas from the network airwaves? It sure looks like it. Today, ABC announced it was moving “All...
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Tom Cruise’s...
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I was sorry to read this morning about the passing of the great Sidney Zion, lawyer, writer and journalist, at age 75. There’s a very...
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Debbie Rowe is just fine with the ruling yesterday that Katherine Jackson is the permanent guardian of her children. Michael Jackson’s ex knew that...