Tom Bergeron

Tom Bergeron

Date of Birth

Birthday: May 6
Birthplace: Haverhill, Massachusetts

Award-winning host Tom Bergeron always guarantees his audience a memorable evening with his wit and humor.

Bergeron hosts ABC’s hit shows Dancing with the Stars and America’s Funniest Home Videos.

Vying for honors as the busiest man in TV, Bergeron released his first book I’m Hosting as Fast as I Can! Zen and the Art of Staying Sane in Hollywood to rave reviews.

Award-winning host Tom Bergeron always guarantees his audience a memorable evening with his wit and humor.

Bergeron hosts ABC’s hit shows Dancing with the Stars and America’s Funniest Home Videos.

Vying for honors as the busiest man in TV, Bergeron released his first book I’m Hosting as Fast as I Can! Zen and the Art of Staying Sane in Hollywood to rave reviews.

Bergeron began his career in 1972 in Haverhill, Massachusetts. He spent over a decade with WBZ-TV in Boston, hosting a number of popular shows. In 1994 he became host of Breakfast Time on FX, which morphed into Fox After Breakfast when it moved to the FOX network. He became a fill-in anchor on Good Morning America in 1997 before he segued to Hollywood Squares in 1998.

While hosting Hollywood Squares, he also served as a fill-in anchor on CBS' The Early Show and hosted Supper Club for Planet Green.

In between projects, Bergeron has hosted a variety of events including The 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Miss America Pageant, The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation’s 28th College Television Awards Gala. 

Bergeron has also been honored with the March of Dimes Special President’s Award for Volunteer Excellence.

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Awards & Nominations

11 Nominations | 1 Emmy
Outstanding Reality-competition Program - 2007
Outstanding Reality-competition Program - 2006
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Tom Bergeron, Bonnie Hunt, Dick Van Dyke
Yvette Nicole Brown and Tom Bergeron at the 31st College Television Awards
Tom Bergeron at the 31st College Television Awards
Modern Family - Eric Stonestreet, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and host Tom Bergeron
Modern Family - moderator Tom Bergeron
Modern Family - moderator Tom Bergeron
Tom Bergeron & Heidi Klum at the 60th Primetime Emmys
Tom Bergeron & Heidi Klum at the 60th Primetime Emmys
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Henry Winkler and host Tom Bergeron at the Television Academy member event, "Staying at the Table: A Conversation with Henry Winkler," at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 in North Hollywood, California.

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Henry Winkler and host Tom Bergeron embrace at the Television Academy member event, "Staying at the Table: A Conversation with Henry Winkler," at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 in North Hollywood, California.

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Henry Winkler and host Tom Bergeron at the Television Academy member event, "Staying at the Table: A Conversation with Henry Winkler," at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 in North Hollywood, California.

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D'Arcy Carden, Marion Ross, Michael Levitt, Henry Winkler, Paula Newsome, and host Tom Bergeron at the Television Academy member event, "Staying at the Table: A Conversation with Henry Winkler," at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 in North Hollywood, California.

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D’Arcy Carden, Paula Newsome, Henry Winkler, and host Tom Bergeron at the Television Academy member event, "Staying at the Table: A Conversation with Henry Winkler," at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 in North Hollywood, California.

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Host Tom Bergeron signs the poster for the Television Academy member event, "Staying at the Table: A Conversation with Henry Winkler," at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 in North Hollywood, California.

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Tom Bergeron onstage at the 34th College Television Awards presented by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live on April 25, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)

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Tom Bergeron, Bonnie Hunt, Dick Van Dyke
Yvette Nicole Brown and Tom Bergeron at the 31st College Television Awards
Tom Bergeron at the 31st College Television Awards
Modern Family - Eric Stonestreet, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and host Tom Bergeron
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Modern Family - moderator Tom Bergeron
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Modern Family - moderator Tom Bergeron
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Tom Bergeron & Heidi Klum at the 60th Primetime Emmys
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Tom Bergeron & Heidi Klum at the 60th Primetime Emmys
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