Anderson Hays Cooper is an American television journalist and political commentator. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is usually broadcast live from a New York City studio; however, Cooper often broadcasts live from CNN's studios in Washington, D.C., or on location for breaking news stories. In addition, he is a correspondent for 60 Minutes. From September 2011 to May 2013, he also served as host of his own eponymous syndicated daytime talk show, Anderson Live.
|Born:||Anderson Hays Cooper, June 3, 1967, New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||Yale University (BA)|
|Occupation:||Broadcast journalist, political commentator|
|Parent(s):||Wyatt Emory Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt|
|Twitter:||Anderson Cooper's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Anderson Cooper's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||Anderson Cooper's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Anderson Cooper's IMDb|
About Anderson Cooper
TV investigative reporter and son of Gloria Vanderbilt. He became famous as the host of Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN.
Before becoming involved in media he worked as an intern for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).
From ages 10 to 13 he modeled for Ralph Lauren.
He is openly gay and has two older brothers named Leopold and Christopher. His brother Carter committed suicide in 1988. He began a relationship with Benjamin Maisani in 2009.
He rose to fame on CNN's nightly weekly programming alongside fellow TV show host Don Lemon.
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