Who is Tom Bergeron?

Tom Bergeron is an American television personality and actor who have been actively involved in the entertainment field since 1981 to date. He is also a comedian who has hosted many shows like ‘American Funniest Home Videos,’ ‘Dancing with Stars’ and many more. Along with hosting, Tom is also an actor who has been featured in many movies and TV series. Initially, he started his career broadcasting in a radio station and gradually rose in prominence by working in many television shows.

Quick Info
Full NameThomas Raymond Bergeron
Birth DateMay 6, 1955
Birth PlaceHaverhill, Massachusetts, U.S
FatherRay Bergeron
MotherKay Bergeron
SisterMaureen Bergeron
Age65 years old
HoroscopeTaurus
NationalityAmerican
Height5 feet and 9 inches (179cm/1.79m)
Weight75kg (165lbs)
WifeLois Bergeron
DaughtersSamantha Bergeron
Jessica Bergeron
Net Worth$20 million

Tom Bergeron

Bio

Thomas Raymond Bergeron was born to parents Ray Bergeron and Kay Bergeron on May 6, 1955, in Haverhill, Massachusetts, U.S. Tom grew alongside his sister named Maureen Bergeron. He is currently 65 years old with a Taurus horoscope.

Nationality and Physical Stats

Tom Bergeron holds an American nationality and belongs to French-Canadian and Irish descent. Besides, he has an average body type. Bergeron stands 5 feet and 9 inches (179cm/1.79m) tall and weighs around 75kg (165lbs). He has a pair of brown-colored eyes with salt and pepper hair color.

Education

Tom Bergeron completed his high school education from Haverhill High School. During his high school days, he was the student council president and was a school newspaper editor. For his further studies, he attended Northern Essex Community College and also took theatre training classes.

Personal Life

Tom Bergeron is married to Lois Bergeron on May 22, 1982. This couple together has two daughters named Samantha Bergeron and Jessica Bergeron.

Tom Bergeron

Social

Tom Bergeron is active in his social media accounts. His Instagram account (@tombergeron) has 199 thousand followers, and his Twitter account (@Tom_Bergeron) have 266.9 thousand followers. Likewise, he does not have an official Facebook account.

Career

Hosting

Tom Bergeron began his professional career in a local radio station named WHAV, where he worked as a DJ. He then worked for Portsmouth’s WHEB and came in the limelight as a famous radio presenter or DJ. There he used to play music, comedy records, and offbeat interviews. As his popularity grew, he was offered a job to host various shows at Boston TV station in 1982, like a talk show, Kids show, news, and entertainment shows. Likewise, in 1984 he became the host of one of the game show called Lottery Live and worked for them till 1987.

Tom Bergeron

Along with working on TV, he also worked in WBZ radio and hosted the early morning radio show The Tom Bergeron Show. Between 1994 to 1997, he also co-hosted the morning show named Breakfast Time on FX. He also hosted the ABC news morning show called Good Morning America. Talking about his hosting history, he has hosted shows like ‘Hollywood Square’ from 1998 to 2004, ‘America’s Funniest Home Videos’ from 2001 to 2005, and ‘Dancing With Stars,’ but he was replaced by Tyra Banks in 2020. Moreover, he has also hosted one of the famous awards show 60th Primetime Emmy Awards in 2008.

More

Apart from hosting, Tom has also been working in TV series and movies. His debut film was in 1984 in the comedy horror film Gremlins. In 1998, he appeared in an episode of the American sitcom The Nanny. Likewise, he featured in two episodes of ‘Star Trek: Enterprise’ and in an episode of the 2010 crime comedy-drama series Castle. He also appeared as Randy Wonder in the 2009 comedy film Rock Slyde. Some of his other appearances in film and series are ‘The Muppets,’ ‘To Tell the Truth,’ ‘Candy Jar,’ and The Masked Singer.

Achievements

Tom Bergeron received the Daytime Emmy Award and Primetime Emmy Award under Outstanding Game Show Host.

Net Worth

Tom Bergeron is a famous television host who earns from his professional career as a television personality. As of 2020, Tom’s net worth is approximately $20 million.