Anderson Cooper is a CNN political commentator and broadcast journalist

Anderson Hays Cooper was born in Manhattan, New York City, on June 3, 1967.

His father, Wyatt Emory Cooper, was a writer. His mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, was an artist, fashion designer

Anderson Cooper has a net worth of $310 million

Anderson has also won numerous honours, including Emmys, GLAAD Media Awards, National Headliner Awards, and others.

He is one of the highest-paid television personalities on the planet.

Cooper is openly gay, and when he moderated the second presidential election discussion between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in 2016, he made history as the first out gay person to moderate a presidential debate in a general election.

Cooper worked as a model for Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, and Macy’s from the age of 10 to 13 before becoming a news anchor

Anderson spent a year in Vietnam after graduating from Yale University, studying the Vietnamese language at the University of Hanoi