Who Is Andy Cohen? Everything You Need to Know

Andy Cohen, famous TV host of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen grabbed his spot among the richest TV hosts in 2017.

Turned pro in 1990, Cohen owns a whopping net worth of $ 50 million; the main credit goes to its television hosting prominence. In fact, Andy Cohen is the first openly gay late night talk show host.

After hosting the dating show’s renaissance, Love Connection (2017-2018), the American TV host and producer is currently an executive producer on the Real Housewives franchise.

How Much Is Andy Cohen’s Net Worth In 2021?

With such a promising take on the television career, Cohen’s famous television ventures as a guest and executive producer have earned him a hefty sum of money.

Andy has an estimated net worth of $ 50 million, a $ 10 million increase in pay per year.

Listed as one of the most powerful gays from 2012 to 2016 by Out Magazine, the value of the American TV host is often in talks alongside the fortune of other TV hosts: Rosie O’Donnell , Anderson Cooper and Ellen DeGeneres.

In 2015 and 2017, his fortune was $ 10 million and $ 15 million, respectively.

Andy Cohen’s Age and Height?

Born June 2, 1968, the native of St. Louis, Missouri is 53 years old as of October 2021 and stands 175cm tall.

Career Highlights & Earning with Show “What Happens Live With Andy Cohen”

Initially, Cohen worked as an intern on CBS News and later worked as a channel producer for 10 years until 2000, for The Early Show , 48 Hours and CBS This Morning .

Andy, who was earning $ 110,000 through The Early Show, got a breakthrough after hosting Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen, which first aired on July 6, 2009 .

In 2013, the American TV host’s annual salary was $ 2 million and he appears to have a salary increase to $ 10 million a year after signing a contract extension in with Bravo to host Watch What Happens Live in 2017.

Andy Cohen, frequent host of Live with Kelly and Ryan with Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest, also has a prominent role in the radio career and hosts Andy Cohen Live on SiriusXM channel 102.

Additionally, the American host and producer hosted the dating show, Love Connection (2017-2018).

To date, Andy has published 3 books, all of which are best sellers. In 2012, he published Most Talkative: Stories from the fronts of pop culture.

Subsequently, 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).

Since 2009, Andy hosts the TV show Watch What Happens Live & is also executive producer of The Real Housewives franchise.

Lifestyle & Real Estate of Andy Cohen

It is certain that the American millionaire television host lives a lavish lifestyle with such a large fortune.

Andy owns many properties in the United States; the first property ever purchased in 2003, he bought a West Village apartment in New York City, followed by the purchase of another 2 units in New York.

Also, in 2017, Cohen merged its units in New York

In a posh, real-life clubhouse, which is now valued at $ 6- $ 8 million.

Additionally, in March 2019, Cohen raised a half-acre beachfront property in Amagansett worth $ 5.4 million.

Well, prior to the Cohen ownership, the ocean area had traded hands in 2007 for $ 2.9 million and entered the market in 2018 for $ 7.25 million.

And after a price cut to $ 5.9 million, Andy Cohen grabbed it for $ 500,000 less.

In addition to real estate, the American TV host owns many luxury cars including Ford and Range Rover, estimated to be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Meanwhile, Andy Cohen hasn’t had any backing yet, although as an influential figure, he can sum up a lot of money if he signs up for sponsorship.

Well, he has over 3.5 million Instagram followers and 2.33 million Twitter followers as of October 2019.

According to various online sources that the TV host earns in the range of $ 7,117 – $ 11,862 per sponsored post via Instagram.

Is Andy Cohen’s Gay?

Yes, his announcement as gay was a rare in the 1980s, Andy as a teenager began to realize his same-sex attraction over others.

And the story of Andy’s revelation as gay goes back to when he was 20, when his mother Evelyn discovered the letter the TV host had written to his friend in London about his sexuality.

Since then, Cohen has been open about his sexuality and often even describing “It’s a great time to be gay.”

Is Andy Cohen’s Married?

No, Andy Cohen is never married but had child through surrogacy whose name is Benjamin and he is his Biological Son to Andy. And he is proud single parent now.