Thomas John "Tom" Brokaw (born February 6, 1940) is an American television journalist and author best known as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News from 1982 to 2004.

Tom Brokaw appears in "Hell Comes to Quahog". There are identical versions of him, who form a gang that confronts Peter Griffin. When speaking, the "L" sound in the words spoken by Tom Brokaws is emphasized.