Facts of Andy Cohen
|Full Name||Andrew Joseph Cohen|
|Birth Name||Andrew Joseph Cohen|
|Other Name||Andy Cohen|
|Birth City||St. Louis, Missouri|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Lou Cohen|
|Mother Name||Evelyn Cohen|
|Relation With||Clifton Dassuncao (2016- 2018)|
|No Of Children||1|
|Education||Clayton High School, Boston University|
|Date of Birth||June 2,1968|
Andy Cohen, famous as the TV host of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen (2009- Present), has made his promising place among the richest TV hosts with the contract renewal with Bravo in 2017.
Turned professional in 1990, Cohen owns a whopping $50 million net worth; the major credit goes to his TV hosting prominence. For a fact, Andy Cohen is the first openly gay late-night talk-show host.
Having hosted the revival of the dating show, Love Connection (2017- 2018), the American TV show host & producer currently is an executive producer of the Real Housewives franchise.
How Much Is Andy Cohen Net Worth & Salary In 2019?
With such a promising grip on TV career, Cohen's famous TV ventures as host & executive producer have earned him a hefty sum of money.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Andy has an estimated net worth $50 million as of October 2019, a contributing build-up from the salary of $10 million per year.
Listed among the Most Powerful Gay People from 2012 to 2016 by Out Magazine, the American TV host's worth is often in the talks along with fortune of other openly gay TV hosts: Rosie O'Donnell, Anderson Cooper, and Ellen DeGeneres.
Back in 2015 & 2017, his fortune was allegedly $10 million & $15 million respectively.
Career Journey: Breakthrough With 'Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen'
Initially, Cohen worked as an intern in CBS News & later worked as the channel's producer for 10 years through 2000, for The Early Show, 48 Hours and CBS This Morning.
Andy who was earning $110,000 through The Early Show, got breakthrough after hosting Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen, first aired on July 6, 2009.
In 2013, the annual salary of the American TV host was $2 million & seems to have a payroll jump to $10 million per year after signing contract-extension in 2017 with Bravo to host Watch What Happens Live.
The father of a son via surrogacy has worked as executive producers for Top Chef that earned him Emmy Award for Outstanding Competitive Reality Series.
Moreover, the American host & producer hosted the dating show, Love Connection (2017- 2018).
Released Best-Selling Books
To date, Andy has released 3 books, all being best-sellers. In 2012, he released Most Talkative: Stories from the front lines of pop culture.
Later, Cohen published the other 2 books The Andy Cohen Diaries (in 2014) and the most recent Superficial: More Adventures From the Andy Cohen Diaries ( in 2016).
What Is Cohen Currently Doing?
Since 2009, Andy is hosting the TV show Watch What Happens Live & is also serving as executive producer for The Real Housewives franchise.
Lavish Lifestyle & Ownership Of Massive Real Estates Empire
It's certain that the American millionaire TV host lives a lavish lifestyle with such massive fortune.
Andy owns many properties across the United States; the first-ever real estate bought in 2003, he bought an apartment West Village in New York City, followed by the purchase of other 2 units in New York.
Moreover, in 2017, Cohen merged his units in NYC
into a stylish & real-life clubhouse, which is estimated to worth $6-$8 million now.
Also, in March 2019, Cohen scooped up a half-acre oceanfront property in Amagansett for a reported $5.4 million.
Well, prior to Cohen's ownership, the oceanfront area had exchanged hands in 2007 for $2.9 million & came in the market in 2018 for $7.25 million.
And after a slashed price to $5.9 million, Andy Cohen grabbed it for $500,000 less.
In addition to real estate, the American TV host owns many luxurious cars including Ford & Range Rover, estimated to be worth hundreds of thousand dollars.
Possible Income Through Instagram Sponsorship
Meanwhile, Andy Cohen is yet to have any endorsements, though as an influencing figure, he can sum up hefty money if signs sponsorship.
Well, he has over 3.5 million followers on Instagram & 2.33 million followers on Twitter as of October 2019.
Online sources cite that the TV host can earn in the range of $7,117 - $11,862 per sponsored post via Instagram.
Active Charity Worker
Andy Cohen, a famous openly gay figure is a huge supporter of the LGBTQ community & also involves himself in many charity works.
Well, the TV host has associations with many non-profit organizations like Robert F Kennedy Memorial, American Foundation for AIDS Research, Habitat For Humanity and Point Foundation.
Came Out As Gay At The Age Of 20
While the disclosure as gay was a rare disclosure in the 80s, Andy at the teenage began to realize his attraction of same-sex than the other.
And the story about Andy's revelation as gay dates back when he was 20 years old, as his mother Evelyn found out the letter the TV host wrote to his friend in London about his sexuality.
Ever since, Cohen is open about his sexuality & often more, describes "It's a Great Moment to Be Gay."
What's Andy Cohen's Age & Height?
Born on June 2, 1968, the St. Louis, Missouri native is 51 years old as of October 2019 & has a height of 5 ft. 9 inches (175 cm).
Father Of A Son: Is He Married?
No, Andy Cohen is never married & is yet to open up about his relationship update for now.
Well, he is the father of a son named Benjamin Allen Cohen, born on February 4, 2019, via surrogacy.
As no reports on his dating life & partner are out, many sources claim that the millionaire TV host is single meanwhile.
Though, he was in a relationship with (now) ex-boyfriend Clifton Dassuncao. The former duo began dating in April 2016 but broke-up in early 2018.
Did you know? Andy, in 2013, denied co-hosting Miss Universe pageant in Russia after the country took on anti-gay laws.