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.

Donald Trump Jr. used a 10-year-old photo to accuse the out journalist of lying to make the president look bad.

September 18 2018 8:31 PM

The Fox host called Cooper's interviews with Trump's alleged mistresses "creepy" and "lewd."

March 27 2018 3:45 PM

The out journalist's kindness is infused into the Holding Hands statue, dedicated to Christopher "Drew" Leinonen.

1:41 PM

The comedian slams her former friend after he denounced her controversial photo shoot.

October 24 2017 2:21 PM

The sketch show's take on the increasingly irrelevant presidential counselor was its most savage yet.

October 15 2017 12:45 PM

The comic apologized for a picture of her holding a severed Trump head, but she's still paid a price.

August 29 2017 7:52 PM