Name: Anderson Cooper
Birth Name: 
Anderson Hays Vanderbilt Cooper
Birth Date: 
June 3, 1967
Birth Place: 
New York City, New York
Broadcast Journal, Author, Talk Show Host, Game Show Host
Relationship Status: 
Dating Benjamin Maisani
Celebrity Ranking # 500

Anderson Cooper Expounds on Decision to Publicly Come Out

Posted Monday September 10, 2012 5:00 PM GMT

Hoping to snag high ratings for the season premiere of his talk show "Anderson Live," Anderson Cooper spoke about his decision to come out for the first time.

The topic was brought up by guest co-host Kristin Chenoweth, who said, "I think we’ve both had big summers. I just wonder if you’d like to say, I don’t know, maybe, you went out a lot? You came out, and talked…?"


Beyonce Talks "I Was Here" on "Anderson Cooper 360"

Posted Thursday August 16, 2012 12:03 AM GMT

Opening up about some of her newest work, Beyonce Knowles made an appearance on Anderson Cooper's CNN show "Anderson Cooper 360" to talk about her "I Was Here" music video on Wednesday (August 15).

The Grammy Award-winning songstress looked stunning in a form-fitting white dress that showed off her enviable curves as she sat down with the notorious talk show host to discuss her part in World Humanitarian Day.


Anderson Cooper Gets Support From Hollywood After Coming Out

Posted Monday July 2, 2012 6:30 PM GMT

After officially announcing that he is a gay man, Anderson Cooper is receiving an immense amount of support from the celebrity circle via Twitter.


Anderson Cooper: "The Fact Is, I'm Gay"

Posted Monday July 2, 2012 12:21 PM GMT

Putting the longtime rumors to rest, Anderson Cooper has come out of the closet via a newly released letter.

The writing was published on Monday (July 2) by recipient Andrew Sullivan, who is a political blogger pal of the CNN news anchor/talk show host.


Bethenny Frankel's Post-Flashing NYC Family Stroll

Posted Sunday March 18, 2012 4:54 PM GMT

Going for a little family adventure, Bethenny Frankel was spotted with her husband, Jason Hoppy, and their daughter, Bryn, in New York City on Saturday (March 17).

Strutting in heeled boots and maroon pants, the reality star smiled for cameras while pushing her adorable daughter in a stroller as they made their way through West Village during the St. Patty's Day holiday.


Drew Barrymore Talks Diamond Ring During "Anderson" Visit

Posted Thursday February 2, 2012 4:25 PM GMT

It’s such an exciting time in her life, and a glowing Drew Barrymore recently paid a visit to "Anderson" for a sit-down interview.

With the full interview to air on Friday (February 3), the “He’s Just Not That Into You” beauty chatted with host Anderson Cooper about fiance Will Kopelman and how the wedding plans are coming along.


2011 CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute

Posted Monday December 12, 2011 12:31 AM GMT

Making for quite the special occasion, the stars were out in full force for the "CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute" in Los Angeles, CA on Sunday night (December 11).


Anderson Cooper Strips for a Spray Tan with Snooki

Posted Wednesday September 14, 2011 3:13 PM GMT

Taking up an offer made by his favorite guidette, Anderson Cooper stripped down for his first ever spray tan - with the help of his friend Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, of course!