CNN broadcaster Anderson Cooper welcomed his first child on April 27
The 53-year-old CNN announcer welcomed his baby, his first child, on Monday April 27 and has been enjoying every minute of parenting since then.. Cooper told PEOPLE in June about entering parenthood: “I feel like my life has already begun.”.
“I kind of wonder, what have I been waiting for? This is a new level of love,” he continued. “It’s unlike anything I’ve been through, yet it is very familiar, special and incredibly intimate. It really is extraordinary.
Little Wyatt takes the Cutest Baby Alive title from his playtime buddy: one of Cooper’s best friends – and fellow “playground fathers” – Andy Cohen’s son Benjamin Allen was crowned the best by PEOPLE in 2019.
Cooper shares his parents with his 6-month-old child with his ex-partner Benjamin Misani, 47 (“Although it may be unconventional because he’s my ex-husband, he’s my family,” Cooper said of the co-parenting arrangement) and has shown more than a few Few cool updates on his growing son.
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In order to catch up fast in September, Cooper told his Instagram followers that White was “a very happy baby even though he’s starting to teething” while sharing an adorable selfie smiling next to the baby.
“When I was 12 and knew I was gay and thought about my life, it always bothered me because I thought,“ I will never be able to conceive a child, ”he told in June of the first PEOPLE magazine – The Pride Case Ever. “This is a dream come true.
When becoming a father, he also gave Cooper a fresh perspective as he continues his journalism work, making it clear that he feels “invested in the future in a way I’ve never seen before.”.
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“There is something about having a baby that makes you feel connected to what is happening and you want to make sure that the world that this child grows in is a better world. He said at the time that you suddenly worry a lot more about the future of us all.
Although Cooper admits that he “became“ more tired than I have ever been ”when he became a father, he assured that he“ will not change him for the world. Even seeing his newborn baby often makes her cry.
He said, “I cry over things I’ve never cried before.”. And Benjamin, I never saw him cry, but I couldn’t believe how much he cried with White. I find myself overwhelmed with emotion, which is a beautiful thing.
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