“If you look at my life before I went into television, the struggle I went through coming out would be surprising to most people, given how comfortable and how out I am being the only late-night gay talk-show host.”
With hard work and determination, Andy Cohen created his own success story that continues to shine within the television industry. Cohen was born and raised in St. Louis and received a B.A. in broadcast journalism after graduating from Boston University. As of today, the media star holds the title as “the smartest man on TV” according to Details Magazine. Cohen is an Emmy Award-winning host, author and producer of several television hits among the network known as- Bravo. In addition, he is the host and executive producer of the “Watch What Happens Live” series that premieres during the late night hours. Throughout these episodes, Cohen interviews top celebrities such as Cher, Jennifer Lopez, Will Ferrell, and Oprah Winfrey.
With the help of his deep infatuation with the entertainment business, Cohen has created strong and long- lasting relationships with A-list celebrities and other inspiring media stars that have helped shape his career. As Cohen enjoys his view on top, he has also created careers for his reality TV stars. As the executive producers for the shows like “Project Runway”, “Top Chef”, “Flipping Out”, “Tabatha’s Salon Takeover” and my personal favorite, “The Real Housewives.” Each show has discovered and created a social platform for the reality television stars such as Kim Zolciak- Biermann, a member of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” who currently has over 1.9 millions followers on Instagram.
Andy Cohen was named as “25 Most Influential People in Television” according to TV Guide as well as Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business List. The television network, Bravo continues to grow while expanding Cohen’s career and discovering others.
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