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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Everything must come to an end. And so "Springsteen on Broadway," a wonderful show that made millions of dollars for the Boss, will finish...
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We had high hopes for Mariah Carey's "Caution" album. It got pretty good reviews; we really liked it. "Caution" entered the iTunes chart on...
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Oscar season has begun in earnest. At Cipriani Wall Street, the good betting was on Glenn Close winning Best Actress in the Gotham Awards for...
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Bernardo Bertolucci, famed director of "The Last Emperor," and "Last Tango in Paris." among others, is dead in Paris at age 77. He'd been ill...
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BIG NEWS: John Prine, a singer-songwriter aged 71 with no hits at all since his career launched in 1971, is today number 1 on...
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I could give you a list of movies people haven't warmed to, and it's long. But let's start with the good news. "Creed II"...
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The movie that might have resurrected the reputation of Colorado Senator Gary Hart is a bust at the box office. Launched on Election Day--...
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Remember "Wreck it Ralph"? Now the animated sequel is about to set to a record for Thanksgiving weekend. "Ralph Breaks the Internet" already has $50...
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Every paper makes a mistake. The Daily Mail made one briefly this evening when someone accidentally turned actor Chris Pratt from the Guardian of...
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Mariah Carey can be very proud: her "Caution" album sold a total of 50,000 copies this week. Most of that--43,000-- were real sales of...