Erich Bergen

Erich Bergen played the role of Dr. Jim Pomatter in Waitress the Musical on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre in early 2018. He returned to the role for two weeks as part of the Broadway restaging in October 2021.

Erich is well known for playing Blake Moran on “Madam Secretary,” a role he has played since 2014. He also made on-screen appearances in shows such as “Gossip Girl,” “Children’s Hospital” and “Franklin and Bash.”

Despite having starred in the touring production and film version of “Jersey Boys,” Waitress marked Erich’s Broadway debut.

Selected Previous Credits


  • Jersey Boys, Tour


  • Madam Secretary
  • How Sweet It Is
  • Children’s Hospital
  • Franklin and Bash
  • Person of Interest
  • Gossip Girl
NameErich Bergen
Born31 December 1985
FromNew York City, New York
RoleDr. Jim Pomatter Broadway