Fee Range: $50,000 - $100,000
Anchor of SportsCenter, Monday Night Countdown, Sunday NFL Countdown, Baseball Tonight, U.S. Open golf, and the Stanley Cup Finals, sports speaker Chris Berman has been with ESPN since 1979. He is one of ESPN’s longest-tenured employees.
Sports Speaker Chris Berman is known for his catch phrases and player nicknames and maybe his most famous is his rendition of “He could … go …. all … the… way!” He goes by his alter ego, “The Swami,” when making predictions on Sunday NFL Countdown and has been called “the most important person” at ESPN.
He has lent his voice to the videogame ESPN NFL 2k5 and hosts the pregame show. He has appeared with Adam Sadler in various movies like The Waterboy, The Longest Yard and recently made a cameo on the 2013 comedy Grown Ups 2. Chris Berman has won the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association National Sportscaster of the Year six times. Chris Berman is available for speaking engagements, public service announcements, and corporate hospitality.
APPEARANCES: ESPN NFL 2K5, The Waterboy, The Longest Yard, Necessary Roughness, Little Big League Eddie, Kingpin, Even Stevens, ESPN Baseball Tonight computer game, Sesame Street, Clone High, ESPN, ABC, CBS
TO WORK WITH CHRIS BERMAN: Sport Speaker Chris Berman can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMT’S, and public relation campaigns.