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Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper is a prominent gay reporter with the CNN news network. A scion of the Vanderbilt family, Cooper got his start in journalism by having a friend create a counterfeit press pass, so that he could report on issues overseas. In his career, he has served as correspondent and anchor for shows like World News Now, The Mole, Anderson Cooper 360, NewsNight, 60 Minutes, and Anderson Live. Read the latest news about Anderson Cooper, who came out in 2012 via a letter to Andrew Sullivan that was later published with his permission.

The out CNN anchor is paying tribute to his socialite mother. Gloria Vanderbilt. with an upcoming documentary.

January 08 2016 2:29 PM

The out CNN anchor moderated a contentious meeting in which President Obama defended his executive order on gun control.

January 08 2016 9:06 AM

Sportsball is clearly not on Anderson Cooper's mind, nor in his fantasies. 

October 29 2015 5:20 PM

Was the impersonation snide or just stoic? Anderson Cooper wasn't a fan.

October 24 2015 8:04 PM

The candidates received all the attention Tuesday night, but critics say the real star of CNN's Democratic presidential debate was the out moderator.

October 14 2015 3:41 PM

The CNN anchor was 'punished' by the queen of pop on stage last night in Brooklyn.

September 20 2015 4:27 PM

The talk show host was charming as ever while also delivering a pointed message on Saturday.

May 10 2015 4:51 PM
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