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List of famous broadcasters, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top broadcasters in the world? This includes the most prominent broadcasters, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable broadcasters is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic broadcasters were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned broadcasters.

This list includes Ian Bradley, Shepard Smith and more people.

From reputable, prominent, and well known broadcasters to the lesser known broadcasters of today, these are some of the best professionals in the broadcaster field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous broadcasters ever?" and "What are the names of famous broadcasters?" then you're in the right place.
Brooke Burke Charvet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Brooke Burke-Charvet, better known by her maiden name, Brooke Burke, is an American actress, dancer, model and television personality. She is known for Rock Star, winning the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars and for co-hosting Dancing With the Stars from 2010 to 2013. ...more

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Age: 45

Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America

Profession: Model, Actor, Broadcaster, Dancer

Credits: Barely Brooke, Gilmore Girls Backstage Special, Smallville' Backstage Special, Dancing with the Stars

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#6 on The Best Dancing with the Stars Winners of All Time

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Peaches Geldof is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Peaches Honeyblossom Geldof-Cohen was an English journalist, television presenter and model. She was the second daughter of musician and Live Aid founder Bob Geldof, and the television presenter Paula Yates. Raised in London, Geldof was educated at Queen's College after her parents' divorce in 1996, ...more

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Age: Died at 25 (1989-2014)

Birthplace: Westminster, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Socialite, Journalist, Model, Broadcaster Presenter

Credits: Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack, A Beginner's Guide to Islam

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Kevin Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Kevin Smith is a film producer. ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: Red Bank, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Comic book creator, Songwriter, Comedian, Television producer Film Producer, + more

Credits: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Clerks, Comic Book Men, Dogma

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#7 on The Most Overrated Directors of All Time

#10 on The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

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Stephen Fry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Stephen John Fry is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter, and activist. After a troubled childhood and adolescence, during which he was expelled from two schools and spent three months in prison for credit card fraud, he secured a place at Queens' College, Cambridge, where he studied ...more

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Age: 59

Birthplace: Eurasia, United Kingdom, London, England Hampstead

Profession: Businessperson, Poet, Journalist, Television producer Novelist, + more

Credits: QI, V for Vendetta, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Alice in Wonderland

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#41 on The Best Living English Actors

#83 on Actors You Would Watch Read the Phone Book

#91 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#6 on The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of all Time

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Carol Vorderman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Carol Jean Vorderman MBE RAFVR is a British media personality, best known for co-hosting the popular game show Countdown for 26 years from 1982 until 2008. Vorderman's career took off in 1982 when she joined Channel 4 game show Countdown. She co-hosted the show most recently with Des O'Connor; ...more

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Age: 56

Birthplace: Bedford, United Kingdom

Profession: Backing vocalist, Screenwriter, Writer, Broadcaster Presenter, + more

Credits: Countdown, Blankety Blank, Daybreak, Never Mind the Buzzcocks Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow, + more

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Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Patrick Joseph "Pat" Buchanan is an American conservative political commentator, author, syndicated columnist, politician, and broadcaster. Buchanan was a senior advisor to U.S. Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, and Ronald Reagan, and was an original host on CNN's Crossfire. He sought the ...more

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Age: 78

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Speechwriter, Politician, Journalist Author, + more

Credits: The McLaughlin Group, An Unreasonable Man, 1968 with Tom Brokaw, Kike Like Me

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Jeremy Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson is an English broadcaster, journalist and writer who specialises in motoring. He is best known for co-presenting the BBC TV show Top Gear with Richard Hammond and James May from 2002 to 2015. He also writes weekly columns for The Sunday Times and The Sun. From a career ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Doncaster, England

Profession: Talk show host, Columnist, Journalist, Motorist Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Top Gear, Top Gear, Clarkson, Top Gear: The Perfect Road Trip

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#47 on Dream Presidential Debate Moderators

#83 on The Best Celebrity Partners to Have on a Game Show

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Chris Hardwick is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Broadcasters
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Christopher Ryan "Chris" Hardwick is an American television host, stand-up comedian, actor, writer, producer, podcaster, musician, and voice artist. Hardwick is the chief executive officer of Nerdist Industries, the digital division of Legendary Entertainment. He currently hosts @midnight with Chris ...more

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Age: 45

Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Musician, Actor, Writer Presenter, + more

Credits: Talking Dead, Attack of the Show!, Chris Hardwick's All-Star Celebrity Bowling, Singled Out

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#36 on Guests You Hope to See on Late Show with Stephen Colbert

#46 on Who Should Replace Jon Stewart as Host of The Daily Show?

#99 on Celebrities Who Would Probably Be Bad at Cuddling

#39 on Things That Aren't Nerdy Anymore

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