Anderson Cooper Biography
Anderson Hays Cooper is a well-known American broadcast journalist and political commentator from the Vanderbilt family. Cooper is the primary anchor of the CNN news broadcast show Anderson Cooper 360°. He serves as a correspondent for 60 Minutes on CBS News in addition to his duties at CNN.
Anderson Cooper Age
Anderson was born on 3 June 1967 in New York, New York, United States. 55 years old as of 2022.
Anderson Cooper Height
Anderson stands at a height of 178 centimeters or 5 feet 9 inches.
- 70 kg 154 lbs.
Anderson Cooper Family
Cooper father’s name is Wyatt Emory Cooper who was a screenwriter and actor. His mother’s name was Gloria Vanderbilt who was an artist and fashion designer. Cooper was raised in a Catholic family settled in Manhattan.
Anderson Cooper Wife
He is not hitched but dated Maisani for 10 years, but Anderson considers Maisani his good friend.
Anderson Cooper Children
Together, they welcomed their first child, Wyatt Cooper, in 2020 via a surrogate. On February 10, announced on the news that he was adopting a child. They welcomed his second child named Sebastian Luke Maisani-Cooper.
Anderson Cooper Education
He received his early education from Dalton High School and enrolled at Yale University for higher education. Cooper’s brother Carter Vanderbilt Cooper committed suicide by jumping from the 14th floor of the penthouse apartment. So Anderson suffered a lot when Anderson was 21. He majored in Political Science and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Anderson Cooper Salary
Cooper receives an annual salary of $72,619 per year, according to the CNN anchor’s salary.
Anderson Cooper Net Worth
Cooper earns an annual salary of $50 million US dollars.
Anderson Cooper Career
In 1990, he started his career. Cooper spent his summer days as an apprentice in an intelligence agency when he was studying political science. In 1990, He started journalism but had no formal education in the press.
Cooper still, wanted to join ABC News, but he did not get success. Cooper kept on reporting for small news channels. He currently does news reporting for ABC or CNN.