Al Roker

Al Roker played the role of Joe in Waitress the Musical on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre in Autumn 2018. He made his Broadway debut in Waitress.

Al is a weather forecaster, journalist, television personality, actor, and author, most known for being the weather anchor on NBC’s “Today.”

Al said: “I’m nervous and excited to be making my Broadway debut in such a Pie-conic show. My character’s name is Old Joe, so I’ve got half of it down already. And there’s pie every night!”

Selected Previous Credits


  • The Last Sharknado: It’s About Time
  • Sharknado 5: Global Swarming
  • WWE WrestleMania 33
  • Sharknado: The 4th Awakens
  • Ghostbusters
  • Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!
  • Sharknado 2: The Second One
NameAlbert Lincoln Roker Jr.
Born20 August 1954
FromQueens, New York
TrainedSUNY Oswego
RoleJoe Broadway