Anderson Hays Cooper is an accomplished political analyst and broadcast journalist. Anderson Cooper 360°, a CNN news broadcast, features him as the main anchor. Anderson also works as a reporter for CBS News’ 60 Minutes in addition to his duties at CNN.
“I never thought it would be possible to have a child as a gay kid,” Anderson wrote on Instagram after welcoming son Wyatt Morgan Cooper via surrogate in May 2020. He added that being a father was like experiencing a new type of love. Though they separated in 2018, the journalist and his former beau Benjamin Maisani are co-parenting Wyatt. When Anderson shared photos of his son on his first birthday, many commented that Wyatt was the spitting image of his dad. With his father’s net worth of $200 million, Wyatt definitely won’t need to worry about student loans in the future!