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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It's Doris Day's birthday. I think she's 88. On the phone she sounds like springtime. I had the great honor of interviewing her for...
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The Hiro Ballroom is no more. The great space in the bottom of the Maritime Hotel in the meatpacking district closed on Saturday night,...

Madonna‘s “MDNA” album is expected be the number 1 album in the country this week. Final numbers will come in later today. But in fact,...
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I told you a couple of weeks ago how the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame--with over $90 million in assets according to its...
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Tuesday night's Rainforest Foundation show and dinner will feature some very cool auction items. Here's a preview. If you haven't gotten a ticket to...
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David Lynch is debuting his new video today on YouTube. You can watch the 7 minute "Crazy Clown Time" in our video player at...
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TMZ and the National Enquirer-Radar Online are having a war and mutual nervous breakdowns over Whitney Houston, her buddy Raffles van Exel, and what...
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You're going to think I am crazy. The other day I was reading Bert Sugar's obit in the New York Times and a thought...
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Only in jaded LA would a major rock band hold a press conference during the day at a mall while shoppers and soccer moms...
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According to a report in the Australian Financial News, News Corp--which owns Fox News and the New York Post here in America--had a secret...