Jun. 3rd, 1967
New York City, New York, USA
Anderson Cooper's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Correspondent (segment "Michael Phelps")
Himself - Guest
Himself - Judge
- In October 2005, it was announced that he signed a US $1 million contract to write a memoir for Harper Collins detailing his "life as a journalist and human being in Sri Lanka, Africa, Iraq and Louisiana/Mississippi" over the previous year. It was entitled Dispatches from the Edge and was released 23 May 2006. Some of Cooper's proceeds are being donated to charity. In addition, the book topped the New York Times bestseller list on 18 June 2006.
- Graduated from Yale in 1989 with a BA in political science.
- Waited tables at Mortimer's while growing up.
- Has a dog named Molly.
- Is of Dutch, Chilean, Spanish and Irish ancestry from his mother.
- Writes a monthly column for Details magazine.
- Doesn't drink hot beverages.
- Modeled with Ford Models for 'Ralph Lauren' (qv), 'Calvin Klein' (qv) and Macy's from age 10 to 13.