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Posted Friday 2/09/18 at 3:08PM EST
Connie Chung was impressed with how her former news organizations handled the Matt Lauer and Charlie Rose scandals
The veteran of NBC News, ABC News, CBS News and CNN told Andy Cohen on Watch What Happens Live that she also experienced sexual harassment in her career. "Oh yeah, sure, every day. I mean, a lot, especially when I started out,” she said. As for Lauer and Rose, Chung said: ”I’m very proud of CBS and NBC for just taking quick action. Some people might be victims of precipitous action but these two, the reports about them seemed excessive." Of the #MeToo movement, she added: "I was thrilled for this moment, for women!"
Posted Sunday 2/04/18 at 3:33AM EST
Andy Cohen crashes a live local TV news report
The Bravo star later apologized for annoying a WCBS reporter. “I am such a SHAMELESS CAMERA W—- that I can barely stand myself! My apologies to WCBS reporter Janelle Burrell for ruining your standup,” he said.
Posted Friday 2/02/18 at 1:33PM EST
Billy Eichner enlists Jimmy Kimmel and other late-night hosts to “Glam Up the Midterms”
Unveiled on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Eichner's new project with Funny or Die encourages young people to vote in this year’s midterm election through a website and the hashtag #glamupthemidterms.
Posted Sunday 1/14/18 at 1:04PM EST
Real Housewives of New York City alum Bobby Zarin, husband of Jill Zarin, dies of cancer at 71
“I always enjoyed Bobby Zarin and admired his cool presence and steady hand. My condolences to @Jillzarin and the whole family,” tweeted Andy Cohen.
Posted Wednesday 1/03/18 at 6:00PM EST
New Year’s Eve Live with Anderson Cooper & Andy Cohen was CNN’s most-watched New Year’s Eve special ever
The Watch What Happens Live host replacing Kathy Griffin turned out to be a good move for CNN, as the new edition topped the previous year by 8%.
Posted Thursday 12/07/17 at 8:21PM EST
Andy Cohen and Melissa Gorga sued for $30 million by a woman claiming Real Housewives made her look like a "felon"
Gorga’s ex-business partner is accusing the Bravo honcho and The Real Housewives of New Jersey star of defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.
Posted Thursday 12/07/17 at 8:21PM EST
Abbi and Ilana have no plans to bring their Broad City success to the big screen
Abbi Jacobson said on Watch What Happens Live: “It’s something we talk about."
Posted Thursday 11/09/17 at 4:32PM EST
Bravo renews Andy Cohen’s deal through 2020
Cohen will continue to oversee The Real Housewives and host Watch What Happens Live as part of his new contract. The renewal of Cohen's contract comes less than two weeks after Kathy Griffin alleged that he offered her cocaine before the show, which Bravo and Cohen deny happened.
Posted Monday 11/06/17 at 9:32AM EST
Stars show support for Jimmy Fallon following his mom’s death
“Jimmy's mom was full of energy, fun, a hearty laugh & twinkle in her eye,” tweeted Andy Cohen, who interviewed Fallon last week on Watch What Happens Live. “The apple didn't fall far from the tree. Love to all the Fallons.” Miley Cyrus, who spent a recent week with Fallon on The Tonight Show, also expressed support in the wake of Gloria Fallon’s passing: “I'm sad to say my friend Jimmy's mother has passed away... sending him all the love in my heart.”
Posted Tuesday 10/31/17 at 6:30PM EDT
Happy Halloween!: Ellen DeGeneres spooks Sarah Paulson with an American Horror Story-themed Haunted House
Check out Paulson and executive producer facing their fears as Piggy Man and The Butcher from American Horror Story: Roanoke tried to scare them.
- Modern Family’s Julie Bowen visited Ellen as “Retro Ellen”
- Andy Cohen is a dead ringer for "Toothless" from Stranger Things
- Charlie Sheen endorses the “Charlie Sheen Mask”
- Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest dressed as the Kardashians
- Wolf Blitzer transformed into "Werewolf Blitzer"
- Education Secretary Betsy DeVos became Ms. Frizzle from The Magic School Bus
Posted Monday 10/30/17 at 9:37PM EDT
Andy Cohen regrets pretending not to know who Kathy Griffin is -- it was “so innocuous and dumb”
Cohen said on his radio show this morning he was trying his “Mariah impression” when he pretended not to know who Griffin was when approached by a TMZ cameraperson. The video blew up into what Cohen calls “the mishegas of this weekend” and “this bag of bullsh*t.” ALSO: Read how Griffin ended up feuding with Cohen.
Posted Monday 10/30/17 at 8:01AM EDT
Bravo and Andy Cohen deny Kathy Griffin’s accusation that he offered her cocaine on multiple occasions
"He is going to say he was kidding — no. He was asking me to do cocaine with him," Griffin said in a 17-minute video rant posted Saturday morning, denouncing the Bravo star and executive, who is replacing her on CNN’s New Year’s Eve Live. "That made me very uncomfortable,” she said. On Sunday, Bravo responded, telling The Hollywood Reporter, "This is completely false and we are not going to credit it with any more attention." Cohen also responded, via Twitter, saying: “I am completely stunned by this story. It is 100% false and totally made up." ALSO: Griffin also revealed the phone number of TMZ’s Harvey Levin.
Posted Friday 10/27/17 at 1:08PM EDT
Kathy Griffin says CNN successor Andy Cohen “treated me like a dog” for 10 years at Bravo
“Deeply misogynistic,” Griffin says after TMZ released a video of Cohen pretending not to know who the former Bravo star is. Of course, Cohen is best friends with Anderson Cooper, who Griffin has called "spineless" after her Donald Trump controversy.
Posted Wednesday 10/11/17 at 2:10PM EDT
Andy Cohen replaces Kathy Griffin on CNN’s New Year’s Eve Live, joining longtime pal Anderson Cooper
“Andy is the life of the party wherever he goes, and what bigger party is there than New Year's Eve? It is going to be a blast!” said CNN host Cooper, who will co-host this year's New Year's Live with the Bravo star. Cooper spends many weekends traveling with his longtime friend Cohen, doing shows around the country, including last weekend. Said Cohen: “I’ve been friends with Anderson for 25 years. We've traveled the world together and performed in 30 plus cities with AC2 and it's all led to this one huge night!"
Posted Monday 10/09/17 at 10:47PM EDT
Andy Cohen offers to mediate the drama between Ivana Trump and Melania Trump
“Only one person can mediate this!” The Bravo star tweeted in response to today’s “First Lady" spat. “This is actually happening,” he also tweeted. “All the wives are fighting. Even I AM SPEECHLESS.” ALSO: Cohen tells pal Anderson Cooper that President Trump is using the "Real Housewives Playbook."