Tom Murro

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Murro (left), posing with President Barack Obama on Martha's Vineyard, August 2009[1]

Tom Murro is an American journalist and television personality.


Tom Murro a retired N.J. banker, is an entertainment reporter for Fox Broadcasting's The Fox Morning Extra[2] and has appeared on the station WTNH-TV [3] and on The Wendy Williams Show.[4] He is also a columnist for The Huffington Post,[5] Chicago Now,[6] the Raleigh Telegram,[7] and Us Weekly,and a contributor to websites including, and[8][9]

Murro and reality-television star Jacqueline Laurita organized a benefit for The Emmauel Cancer Foundation in Midland Park, New Jersey, for which Pro Football Hall of Famer Harry Carson donated items.[10]

He and Kim Granatell of The Real Housewives of New Jersey have starred in an online series of vignette-like home movies.[11][12]

Murro was emcee of the 2011 Mrs. New Jersey United States pageant on May 21, 2011, and co-hosted 2011 New Jersey Fashion Week on October 13, 2011.[13]

Murro acted as guest ringmaster for the Big Apple Circus 36th Holiday Season Benefit Gala in 2014, and again in 2015 with Miss New York 2014 Jillian Tapper.[14][15]

Murro is a resident of Franklin Lakes, New Jersey.[1]


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