Liza Fromer


Witty, charming, and energetic, Fromer brings her vast television experience paired with her honest, straightforward approach to Global’s The Morning Show.

Born in Kitchener, Ontario, Fromer moved to Toronto, where she graduated with a degree in Radio and Television Arts from Ryerson University. While in school, Fromer gained early broadcast experience volunteering in Q107’s newsroom. Fromer began her career in television as co-host of YTV’s Video & Arcade Top Ten and Clips before hosting Good Morning Toronto on The Weather Network from 1995 to 1997. After a stint in Calgary, where she anchored A-Channel’s first-ever newscast, and Los Angeles where she worked for CBS, Fromer returned to Toronto in 2001 to co-host CityTV’s Breakfast Television morning show.

In 2006, Fromer hosted her own series, The List, for Shaw Media’s SLICE network and was a regular contributor to Newstalk 1010’s Moore in the Morning program. Fromer has also co-authored a series of successful children’s books.

Some of her highlights with The Morning Show include interviewing a number of celebrity guests including actors Daniel Radcliffe and Jon Voight, musicians Nelly Furtado and Duran Duran’s John Taylor.

An avid supporter of charitable causes, Fromer travelled to Tanzania, East Africa alongside Mike Holmes in support of the international charity SOS Children’s Villages. Dedicated to helping orphaned and abandoned children, Fromer described her experiences working with the charity as life-changing.

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