Mostly Credited As: Al Waterson
Al Waterson is a professional Singer, Emcee, Actor, Voice-Over Talent and Recording Artist. Throughout Al's extensive background in music, he has performed in the Hawaiian Islands, Nationally and Internationally.
Al is considered to be one of Hawaii's Top Master of Ceremonies and has experience emceing all types of events including corporate conventions, major gala events, expos, concerts, pageants, political functions, private parties and weddings. Al Waterson was featured on the cover of Midweek in January, 2009 for being one of Hawaii's Top Emcees and Entertainers. His expertise as an emcee keeps audiences of all ages captivated with his natural humor and spontaneous wit.
As an actor, Al has had many parts in the original "Hawaii Five-0" television series and had the pleasure of acting with Frank Sinatra in one of the "Magnum P.I." episodes. He has also had a principal role in the television show "North Shore" and numerous parts in commercials (including the "Hawaii Self-Storage" television commercials with the "Godfather" theme). He also does a large amount of voice-over work for radio, television, film documentaries and live shows (including Lani Misalucha's Show in Waikiki in 2012).
As a vocalist, Al has performed in concerts for audiences as large as 16,000 people and also for more intimate audiences. He was a Featured Guest Singer with the Legendary Bandleader, Del Courtney and His Orchestra, as well as with the Willie Barton Orchestra. His style of music ranges from the big band hits to Motown, oldies, contemporary, country, jazz, standards, broadway and more. Al is an incredibly versatile singer and is very entertaining.
Al recorded a CD consisting of ten love songs entitled "Songs in The Key of Love" and it is available on www.CDBaby.com. He is also a vocalist on Tom Moffatt's "Legacy 2" Compilation CD, which was released in 2012.
On a personal note, Al loves animals and is an advocate for the Oahu SPCA. He is also an excellent gourmet cook and an expert handyman. He and his wife, Nancy Bernal, have been together for thirty-five years. Nancy does Entertainment Management and Public Relations and is also Al Waterson's Manager. For more information on Al Waterson, check out his website at alwaterson.com
Al Waterson is a man who has established himself as a highly respected and reputable person in the entertainment business and he looks forward to continuing his passion as a professional emcee, entertainer and actor.