Erich Bergen

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Erich Bergen
Born (1985-12-31) December 31, 1985 (age 35)
New York City, U.S.[1]
OccupationActor, singer presenter
Years active2007–present

Erich Bergen (born December 31, 1985)[citation needed] is an American actor, singer and presenter, best known for his role as Bob Gaudio in the biographical musical drama film Jersey Boys and for his role as Blake Moran in the CBS television series, Madam Secretary.

He attended the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Center in Loch Sheldrake, New York for seven years. His other credits include Gossip Girl, Desperate Housewives, Person of Interest and Franklin & Bash. Bergen currently appears on the CBS television series Madam Secretary as Blake Moran, personal Secretary to fictionalized Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord (played by Téa Leoni).[2]

In 2013, Bergen was diagnosed with testicular cancer and went through chemotherapy.[3]

He recently announced that he is joining the cast of Waitress, starring as Dr. Pomatter.


Year Title Role Notes
1996 The Dana Carvey Show Son TV series (episode: "The Taco Bell Dana Carvey Show"; uncredited)
2009 - 2010 Gossip Girl Paul Hoffman 2 episodes
2012 Joey Dakota Paul TV film
2012 Person of Interest Bradley Petrosian TV series (episode: "Baby Blue")
2012 Franklin & Bash Keith Flynn TV series (episode: "Last Dance")
2012 Childrens Hospital Male Nurse / Dancer TV series (episode: "Chief's Origin")
2013 How Sweet It Is Ethan Trimble
2014 Jersey Boys Bob Gaudio
2014 - 2019 Madam Secretary Blake Moran Main Role
2017 Humor Me Randy
2019 Tell Me a Story NYPD Officer 1 season 1 episode 10
2020 City on a Hill Boston PD Officer 1 season 2 episode 1


  1. ^ Profile Archived May 7, 2016, at the Wayback Machine, (archived); accessed October 26, 2014.
  2. ^ "Interview: Jersey Boys' Erich Bergen on Playing Four Seasons Songwriter, Bob Gaudio". June 20, 2014.
  3. ^ Nelson, Jeff. "Bergen Reveals Testicular Cancer Battle: 'Men Are Dying Because They Don't Want Someone Looking at Their Junk'". People. Retrieved April 26, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)