Hall of Fame: 2007
Tom Bergeron has achieved tremendous success in broadcasting and is one of America’s most popular television host.
Tom Bergeron began his Emmy Award-winning career in 1972, in his hometown of Haverhill, Massachusetts. He spent more than a decade with WBZ-TV in Boston, hosting a number of popular shows. In 1994 he became host of “Breakfast Time” on the FX network, which morphed into “Fox after Breakfast” on the FOX network. He became fill-in anchor on “Good Morning America” in 1997, until he segued to “Hollywood Squares” in 1998. While hosting “Hollywood Squares,” Bergeron kept busy as a fill-in anchor on “The Early Show.”
Tom Bergeron’s comedic wit always guarantees his audience a memorable and fun evening. He can now be seen hosting ABC's “America's Funniest Home Videos” and in ABC's #1 hit “Dancing with the Stars.”
Bergeron has hosted a variety of projects from “Miss America Pageant” to “The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards,” and the “Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation’s 28th College Television Awards Gala.”
Bergeron spends much of his free time volunteering at several charity events. He is the national celebrity spokesperson for the March of Dimes WalkAmerica and serves as the National Vice-President of the Muscular Dystrophy Association and co-host of the Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Association Telethon.
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Bergeron is a confessed gym rat and enjoys running and riding his bike on the beach. He splits his time between Connecticut and California, and lives with his wife and two daughters.