Pat Tomasulo is the sports anchor and reporter on the WGN Morning News. He joined WGN-TV in June 2005.

Prior to coming to WGN, Pat was sports reporter and anchor at WKBW-TV in Buffalo, New York. He previously spent three years as sports director, weekend sports anchor and reporter at WJFW-TV in Rhinelander, WI.

In August of 2009, Pat was voted one of the top five broadcasters chosen to sit alongside Kelly Ripa as co-host to “Live! with Regis & Kelly” as part of a nationwide promotion. He was also one of the hosts of “Shaq Vs,” a nationally televised reality show featuring basketball superstar Shaquille O’Neal.

Pat received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from The College of New Jersey.


Recent Articles
  • ‘Star Wars’ Rise of the Resistance – first ride and reaction at Galaxy’s Edge

    ORLANDO, Fla. — WGN Morning News’ Marcus Leshock and Pat Tomasulo ride the anticipated new “Star Wars” ride Rise of the Resistance at “Star Wars” Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World. The ride officially opens to the public Thursday. Check out the ride and their reaction in the player above. They also had a chance to ride “Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run.” Watch them get behind the controls in the player below: Be sure to subscribe to Marcus’s theme park podcast […]

  • Pat documents Robin’s high school basketball career in ‘9 for 9: The Robin Baumgarten Story’

    Whenever WGN Morning News sports anchor Pat Tomasulo brings up the fact that he was the District 22 wrestling champion, his colleague Robin Baumgarten chimes in that she, too, was quite the basketball star back in the day. But Tomasulo wanted to know — where’s the proof of this basketball career? So, he trekked to Baumgarten’s South Side alma mater, Queen of Peace High School, to learn more. The video he found and the people he interviewed are now part […]

  • Bryan Bickell talks Blackhawks and dogs

    CHICAGO — Three-time Stanley Cup champion Bryan Bickell scored one of the most important goals in recent Blackhawks history back in 2013. Even though multiple sclerosis forced him to retire from the game he loves, he’s still raising money and awareness for dogs in need. The sixth-annual “Bick’s Pits” 2020 calendar is available to order now through the Amanda and Bryan Bickell Foundation. Bryan stopped by WGN Morning News to explain what makes this year’s calendar unique, as well as […]

  • Ryan Dempster talks Cubs and charity event

    Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster stopped by the WGN Morning News Tuesday to share his thoughts on new manager David Ross, and how the Cubs should approach big name free agents this offseason.

  • Whiskey tasting with Hawks legend Ed Belfour

    Blackhawks Hall of Fame goaltender Ed Belfour has taken inspiration from his grandparents and launched his own family business “Belfour Spirits.”

  • Legendary journalist Bill Kurtis interviews Pat Tomasulo about ‘Man of the People’ legacy

    CHICAGO — Legendary journalist Bill Kurtis interviewed Pat Tomasulo about his highs and lows on Man of the People for it’s last episode. Kurtis began by asking Tomasulo how it felt to have the show ending after 19 years, to which Tomasulo clarified that it had only been 18 months. Kurtis moved on by talking about some of the highlights of the show. He talked to Tomasulo about the countless beards he trimmed on the show and how he even […]

  • Pat Tomasulo has a special message for Chicago’s e-Scooter program

    The new electric city scooter plan is good in theory…if you leave out the need for personal and public safety. Man of the People is a weekly late-night comedy show with Pat Tomasulo airing Saturday nights on Chicago’s legendary WGN Channel 9. Get Social with the Man of the People: YouTube | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

  • Fake Thermostat Commercial

    The “Controller” is a revolutionary new fake thermostat product that saves your family hundreds of dollars by not allowing anyone to change the temperature. Man of the People is a weekly late-night comedy show with Pat Tomasulo airing Saturday nights on Chicago’s legendary WGN Channel 9. Get Social with the Man of the People: YouTube | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

  • Pat Tomasulo answers fan questions while playing with dangerous animals

    Buzzfeed does a segment where celebrities answer fan questions while playing with puppies. We took that concept and switched out the animal to make it way better. Man of the People is a weekly late-night comedy show with Pat Tomasulo airing Saturday nights on Chicago’s legendary WGN Channel 9. Get Social with the Man of the People: YouTube | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

  • Meth-Fueled “Attack Squirrel” Visits The Set

    A drug dealer in Alabama is accused of feeding his pet squirrel meth to make it more aggressive. He denies it. There was only one way to get to the truth- an interview with METH SQUIRREL! Man of the People is a weekly late-night comedy show with Pat Tomasulo airing Saturday nights on Chicago’s legendary WGN Channel 9. Get Social with the Man of the People: YouTube | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

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