Anderson Hays Cooper (born June 3, 1967) is an American journalist, author, and television personality. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is normally broadcast live from a New York City studio; however, Cooper often broadcasts live on location for breaking news stories. As of September 2011, he also serves as host of his own eponymous syndicated daytime talk show, Anderson.
Finally....Anderson Cooper: "I'm gay" Anderson, thanks for coming out! You are strong and eloquent! Besides, I gotta admit, who cares!? My first and only thought has been - you are an outstanding journalist! Keep up the good work!