In either scenario, Cooper’s inquisitive, earnest approach feels tinged with a certain world-weariness — a savvy combination of birthright and experience that has propelled the 49-year-old New York native to the highest levels of his industry. “A lot of people come up and say, ‘I’d love to go out for a drink with you,’ ” Cooper said over the phone from New York City last week.
Jodie Foster’s two sons are much older by now, and we certainly wish the family the best.Andy Cohen, left, with longtime friend and CNN reporter Anderson Cooper before one of their “Deep Talk and Shallow Tales” shows.He is also a descendant, through his mother, of Civil War brevet Major General Hugh Judson Kilpatrick, who was with General William T. Through his "Vanderbilt" line, he is a second cousin, once removed, of screenwriter James Vanderbilt. As a baby, he was photographed by Diane Arbus for Harper's Bazaar.Cooper's father suffered a series of heart attacks while undergoing open-heart surgery, and died January 5, 1978, at the age of 50.During the host Kelly Ripa, Cohen brought up Cooper’s famous mother, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt.
This is also where Cohen went wrong the first time around.“He broke my cardinal rule,” Cooper recalled of his first phone call with Cohen, before they were to go out on the date that never happened.Cooper considers his father's book Families to be "sort of a guide on..he would have wanted me to live my life and the choices he would have wanted me to make.And so I feel very connected to him." Cooper's older brother, Carter Vanderbilt Cooper, committed suicide on July 22, 1988, at age 23, by jumping from the 14th-floor terrace of Vanderbilt's New York City penthouse apartment.is an American journalist, television personality, and author.He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°.“Anderson held up against her pressure — until now.” Cooper and Maisani have been together since 2009, and “Anderson debated whether marriage was something he wanted for himself,” shared one snitch.