Andy Cohen is an American talk show host on television as well as a radio, producer, and writer. He has also been executive vice president of Bravo’s development and talent department until 2013. Further, he is currently hosting Bravo’s late-night talk show ‘Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen’ as well as serves as its executive producer.
Furthermore, he had also served as executive producer on Emmy and award-winning reality cooking competition TV show, Top Chef. Additionally, he has also guest judged one of the episodes of the VH1 series RuPaul‘s Drag Race. Further, he has openly admitted his sexual orientation as gay. Let us scroll over to know more information on his further details on professional and personal life.
Caption: The American host and writer, Andy Cohen.
Andy Cohen: Bio, Family, Education
Andy was born on 2 June 1968 as Andrew Joseph Cohen in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born as the son of parents Evelyn and Lou Cohen in the Jewish religion. He grew up with his sister named Emily Rosenfeld. Cohen has a nationality of America and belongs to Jewish having roots in Poland, Russia, and Lithuania.
For his education, he had graduated from Clayton High School in 1986. After that, he joined Boston University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in broadcast journalism. During his university years, he had written wrote for the Boston University student newspaper, The Daily Free Press, and later interned at CBS News.
Andy Cohen: Career & Life Achievements
He started his career as an intern at CBS News and later he spent working 10 years at the network. During his stay in the network, he served as senior producer of The Early Show, 48 Hours, and CBS This Morning. In 2004, he joined the Bravo network as its vice president after its purchased Trio where he was working from 2000. Until 2013, he served in the position, however, he continues to work as its executive producer for different shows.
He also hosts his own talk show in the network called Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen since 2009. Previously, he had also hosted different shows from talk shows to awards programs and beauty pageants. Additionally, he has published memoirs like New York Times Best Seller Most Talkative and The Andy Cohen Diaries: A Deep Look at a Shallow Year.
Moreover, SiriusXM launched a new radio channel in 2015 curated by Cohen called Radio Andy on Channel 102. For the radio, he had hosted a series of special broadcasts for his station. He has appeared in a guest role in a few series like Sex and the City, The Comeback, Lip Sync Battle, and Riverdale. Furthermore, he serves as an executive producer of the Real Housewives franchise and host of Watch What Happens Live on Bravo.
Andy Cohen: Personal Life & Partner
He once attracted the media for being in a relationship with a Harvard University graduate Clifton Dassuncao. They began to date in the year 2016 after meeting on a mega-yacht event. However, their relationship ended just after two years in April 2018. Further, he is not married yet but fathers a son through surrogacy. He welcomed a son named Benjamin Allen Cohen on 4 February 2019.
He openly came out of the closet as gay during his university days. Further, he had previously dated a few handsome men like John Hill. Cohen also rumored to date a former Ice Hockey player, Sean Avery. As of now, he possibly is single or dating secretly someone. However, he prefers to keep his personal life under the curtains and only revealed his professional life.
Andy Cohen: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Speaking of his earning, he makes a hefty amount of fortune from his career in the entertainment industry. Therefore, he reported having a net worth estimated at around $50 million from his different business ventures. Additionally, he also makes a profitable amount from endorsing brands like Microsoft, PlayStation Vue, and Autotrader. Further, he has many properties including his three Manhattan apartments.
He has a verified Facebook account under his name with 742k followers. On Instagram, he has a verified account @bravoandy with 4.1 million followers. He also goes by the verified Twitter account @Andy with 2.3 million followers.
Andy Cohen: Body Measurements
He has an average well-maintained body structure that stands to a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75 meters. His body weighs around 78 kg with 45 inches chest size and 35 inches waist size. He has dark brown eyes color and gray hair color.