Edit Anderson Cooper was born to Gloria Vanderbilt and Wyatt Emory Cooper. His maternal grandparents were also multimillionaire. However, when he was just in his early teens, he father died because of heart attack and he went on a depression for several years.
But as Cohen noted, it was all for the best, and the two men are now best buds, even going on tour together.“You know what, it worked out for the best; here we are,” said Cohen.
Cohen and Cooper will bring their friendship to CNN annual New Year’s eve show.
Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper could have been a happy couple if not for the “Watch What Happens Live” host’s one tiny faux pas.
During a joint appearance on the “Tonight Show” Friday, Cooper told host Jimmy Fallon that the pair had been set up on a blind date but that Cohen blew it by breaking a cardinal Cooper dating rule while they were discussing the logistics over the phone.“We were set up on a blind date, we had a phone call to set up the date.
Edit Anderson Cooper was from the upper class family born as Anderson Hays Cooper in New York City, New York, United States of America to Gloria Vanderbilt and Wyatt Emory Cooper. Edit Since his childhood days, he was able to make his television appearances. He made his first television show appearances on 17th of September, 1970 and at that time he was just three years old.
Those days, he was also photographed by Harper's Bazaar.
From that time on he has appeared in several television shows.
He began his professional journalism career from early 1990s.
Edit Though he majored in political science, he desired to start his career as a journalist.
After completing his bachelor’s degree he joined ABC News and then started his career as a entry level worker. Edit For about half a decade he worked as the News correspondent in ABC News.
(Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 02: (L-R) Journalist Matt Lauer, television host Andy Cohen, and journalist Anderson Cooper attend Elton John AIDS Foundation's 14th Annual An Enduring Vision Benefit at Cipriani Wall Street on November 2, 2015 in New York City.