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Andy Cohen

Andy Cohen is the host and Executive Producer of "Watch What Happens Live," Bravo’s late night, interactive talk show. The series is the only live show in Late Night, and features everyone from “Bravolebrities” to big names in pop culture. He also serves as Executive Producer of “The Real Housewives” franchsie and hosts the network’s highly rated reunion specials. Cohen has an active following on social media, where he commands over two million followers on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. In May 2013, Cohen became a New York Times best-selling author for the second time with the release of the paperback version of his book, "Most Talkative: Stories from the Frontlines of Pop Culture." Most recently, Cohen served as Bravo's Executive Vice President of Development and Talent, responsible for creating original content, developing innovative formats and identifying new talent. He also served as Executive Producer on Emmy and James Beard award-winning "Top Chef." Cohen started at Bravo in 2004 as Vice President, Original Programming and in 2005 he was elevated to Senior Vice President of Original Programming & Development. He upped to Executive Vice President of Original Programming & Development in December, 2010. Since then he has overseen an aggressive slate of unscripted series and specials including hits such as the Peabody Award winning "Project Runway," and the Emmy winning "Top Chef." Previously, Cohen was Vice President of Original Programming for TRIO (pop, culture, TV), beginning in July 2000. He was responsible for developing and supervising all of TRIO's original productions.   Cohen is a regular on the "Today Show" and "Morning Joe" and has cohosted "Live! with Kelly and Michael," "The View," "Anderson Live" and the 10:00am hour of "Today." He has also been a guest on "Late Show with David Letterman," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," and "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon." Most recently, Cohen interviewed Lady Gaga for the December cover story of Glamour Magazine. In June of 2013 he was named to Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business List.  In December of 2012 GQ Magazine named Cohen one of the 25 Best Dressed Men of the Year. In 2011 and 2012, he hosted the "Miss USA" and "Miss Universe" pageants live on NBC. Cohen has appeared on the covers of several magazines including Parade, Entertainment Weekly, Hamptons, and The Advocate and has been profiled by The New York Times, Glamour Magazine, Vanity Fair, People and Fortune magazine. In 2012 he was chosen as one of Broadcasting & Cable’s "Digital All-Stars" and in 2010, he was listed as one of TV Guide’s "25 Most Influential People in Television." Prior to working at TRIO, Cohen spent 10 years at CBS News as Senior Producer of "The Early Show," overseeing the production of entertainment segments. Cohen also served as a producer for CBS News' "48 Hours" and for "CBS This Morning." Born in St. Louis, Cohen is a graduate of Boston University where he received a B.A. degree in broadcast journalism. Cohen is currently on the board of directors for charity Friends In Deed and currently resides in New York City. /Biography provided by BravoTV.  Modified for length./

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Jun 2, 1968 In St. Louis - Missouri - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The View 1997-08-11
Latest Project:
Movie Whisper 2022
Known For
Poster of For Real: The Story of Reality TV
Poster of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Poster of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Poster of Real Time with Bill Maher
Movie Whisper Zev 2022
Movie Wendy Williams: What a Mess! Self 2021-01-30
Series For Real: The Story of Reality TV Host 2021-03-25
Series Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Himself 2020-04-08
Series Visible: Out On Television Himself 2020-02-14
Movie The Story of Soaps Himself 2020-05-19
Series The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo Self 2020-05-27
Movie The Stand In Himself 2020-12-03
Movie 30 Rock: A One-Time Special Himself 2020-07-16
Movie Tales from the Hood 2 Philip 2018-07-13
Series Love Connection Himself - Host 2017-05-25
Movie Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs Himself 2017-11-18
Series Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Self 2016-02-08
Movie Must See TV: An All Star Tribute to James Burrows Self 2016-02-21
Series Hot Ones Himself 2015-03-12
Series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Andy Cohen 2015-03-06
Series Lip Sync Battle Himself 2015-04-02
Series Celebrity Family Feud Himself 2015-06-21
Movie Beverly Hills Christmas Tom 2015-12-06
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self 2014-02-17
Series Finding Your Roots Self 2012-03-24
Movie Making the Boys Himself 2011-03-11
Series Billy on the Street Himself 2011-12-18
Movie The Women of SNL Himself 2010-11-01
Series Conan Self 2010-11-08
Series Watch What Happens: Live Himself 2009-07-16
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Self 2003-02-21
Series The View Self - Guest 1997-08-11