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November 18, 2014

TV news legend was not pleased when Cohen suggested, on live television, that perhaps Walters was too old to understand film American Hustle

Andy Cohen, host of Bravo's nightly talk show Watch What Happens Live, found out the hard way what it's like to really tick off Barbara Walters.

Cohen recalled Monday (17 November) to time he guest hosted on The View nearly two years ago and suggested to the 80-plus Walters that maybe the reason she didn't understand the film American Hustle was due to her age.

The insult happened on live television and Walters' displeasure was instant.

November 18, 2014

TV news legend was not pleased when Cohen suggested, on live television, that perhaps Walters was too old to understand film American Hustle

Andy Cohen, host of Bravo's nightly talk show Watch What Happens Live, found out the hard way what it's like to really tick off Barbara Walters.

Cohen recalled Monday (17 November) to time he guest hosted on The View nearly two years ago and suggested to the 80-plus Walters that maybe the reason she didn't understand the film American Hustle was due to her age.

The insult happened on live television and Walters' displeasure was instant.

September 12, 2014

'My character has a big storyline revolving around his sexuality'

July 17, 2014

Cooper: 'Believe me, there's nothing wrong with that, but I'm just saying I think that would surprise people'

CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, Bravo personality Andy Cohen and talk show host Kelly Ripa are real-life pals who got very personal with each other on Tuesday's (15 July) episode of Cohen's show Watch What Happens Live.

First off, Cooper and Ripa played a game to see who could fluster the first by asking questions.

Ripa quickly won when she asked: 'Are you circumcised?'

Cooper quickly conceded the game saying: 'You're flustering me! I'm flustered.'

July 3, 2014

Watch What Happens Live is celebrating fifth anniversary this week

Oprah Winfrey has come to Andy Cohen's boozy Clubhouse on Watch What Happens Live.

So has Cher, Lady Gaga, Mariah Carey and a host of other A-listers including his BFF Anderson Cooper.

But as the nightly Bravo show turns five, Cohen reveals the dream guests he has yet to land: Madonna, Beyonce, Justin Timberlake and US First Lady Michelle Obama.

July 3, 2014

Watch What Happens Live is celebrating fifth anniversary this week

Oprah Winfrey has come to Andy Cohen's boozy Clubhouse on Watch What Happens Live.

So has Cher, Lady Gaga, Mariah Carey and a host of other A-listers including his BFF Anderson Cooper.

But as the nightly Bravo show turns five, Cohen reveals the dream guests he has yet to land: Madonna, Beyonce, Justin Timberlake and US First Lady Michelle Obama.

May 22, 2014

Singer asked about his romantic status on live TV but dodges question saying: 'I am where I need to be right now'

Seemingly on behalf of all the single gay men on planet Earth, TV host Andy Cohen asked Ricky Martin a very important question this week: 'Are you single?'

Simple question, right?

Martin, who split from Carlos González Abella earlier this year, did not have a simple answer.

'I'm in a really good place right now - I am where I need to be right now,' he told Cohen on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live.

Then he stated the obvious: 'I did not say yes or no.'

April 30, 2014

The US actress revealed to openly gay TV host Andy Cohen that she has taken a dip ‘in the lady pond’

Charlie’s Angel Cameron Diaz continues to fuel rumors about her sexuality.

She most recently said on Watch What Happens Live that she’s 'been' with a woman.

Appearing on the show to promote her upcoming film The Other Woman, openly gay host Andy Cohen asked Diaz if she’s ever ‘swam in the lady pond'.

In response, the 41-year old actress said: ‘Yes, I have been with a lady, yeah.’

Cohen then asked the There’s Something About Mary star: ‘More than once?'

February 17, 2014

Bravo's Watch What Happens Live host says his 'blood boils' whenever he sees Putin on TV

Andy Cohen, the openly gay host of Bravo channel's What What Happens Live talk show, refered to Russian President Vladimir Putin as a 'bastard' in an interview over the weekend.

During a piece on LGBTI equality on NBC's Meet the Press, Cohen was asked about Putin inadvertently hugging a gay gold medal speed skater from Holland.

Replied Cohen: 'We all get carried away in the magic and pageantry of the Olympics. I mean, wouldn’t it be great if that bastard did too? I mean, it would be. He put on a huge show. Learn something from it.'

October 24, 2013

MSNBC's Thomas Roberts: 'I wish they would have a little more faith in me'

Openly gay MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts is expressing dismay at the negative reaction he is getting for agreeing to co-host the Miss Universe pageant in Moscow next month.

Some believe that by participating, Roberts may be inadvertently be providing Russian president Vladimir Putin's anti-LGBT agenda with a supportive platform.

But Roberts sees an opportunity to also do reporting for MSNBC as well as for NBC which is broadcasting the 9 November pageant in the US.

October 19, 2013

The men from Queer Eye will share some dirt about who hooked up during the show's run

The five gay men who offered fashion tips to their straight peers will dish all the gossip about the show.

It's been 10 years since Queer Eye for the Straight Guy first aired. Tomorrow (20 October), the original quintet will sit down to talk with Bravo's Andy Cohen.

The show airs at 9pm (local time).

October 19, 2013

The men from Queer Eye will share some dirt about who hooked up during the show's run

The five gay men who offered fashion tips to their straight peers will dish all the gossip about the show.

It's been 10 years since Queer Eye for the Straight Guy first aired. Tomorrow (20 October), the original quintet will sit down to talk with Bravo's Andy Cohen.

The show airs at 9pm (local time).

October 17, 2013

Aggressively went after gig because 'it is a huge, visible opportunity for LGBT people'

MSNBC’s openly gay anchor Thomas Roberts is going to host the Miss Universe pageant in Moscow next month.

It’s a gig that Bravo’s Andy Cohen had in recent years but declined this time because of Russia’s anti-gay propaganda law. Cohen, who is openly gay, said he did not feel safe going into the country.

Roberts feels differently and 'aggressively' went after a job he sees as 'a huge, visible opportunity for LGBT people. Everywhere.'

September 20, 2013

Danny Roberts: 'Can’t say because he’s straight and married now'

Andy Cohen asked and Danny Roberts told - sort of.

During a reunion of MTV reality show stars this week on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, Cohen asked a group that included Roberts if they had ever hooked up with any of their fellow castmates.

All said no except for Roberts who appeared on The Real World: New Orleans in 2000 and on Real World/Road Rules Challenge: Battle of the Seasons in 2002.

So who was it everyone wanted to know.

'Can’t say because he’s straight and married now,' Roberts answered.

September 20, 2013

Danny Roberts: 'Can’t say because he’s straight and married now'

Andy Cohen asked and Danny Roberts told - sort of.

During a reunion of MTV reality show stars this week on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, Cohen asked a group that included Roberts if they had ever hooked up with any of their fellow castmates.

All said no except for Roberts who appeared on The Real World: New Orleans in 2000 and on Real World/Road Rules Challenge: Battle of the Seasons in 2002.

So who was it everyone wanted to know.

'Can’t say because he’s straight and married now,' Roberts answered.

September 18, 2013

'Sean Avery is straight ... I'd be happy if Sean and I were bangin'

It turns out the Twitter and Instagram photos of TV host Andy Cohen and NHL star Sean Avery were not hints of an impending engagement announcement.

They were just two pals hanging out.

Cohen, host of Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, was confronted about the growing speculation by TMZ cameras in New York City and decided the clear things up.

'Dude, Sean Avery is straight. Do you understand that?' Cohen said. 'So a gay guy and a straight guy should be able to be friends without you asking me if we're engaged, right? Very, very straight.'

September 18, 2013

'Sean Avery is straight ... I'd be happy if Sean and I were bangin'

It turns out the Twitter and Instagram photos of TV host Andy Cohen and NHL star Sean Avery were not hints of an impending engagement announcement.

They were just two pals hanging out.

Cohen, host of Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, was confronted about the growing speculation by TMZ cameras in New York City and decided the clear things up.

'Dude, Sean Avery is straight. Do you understand that?' Cohen said. 'So a gay guy and a straight guy should be able to be friends without you asking me if we're engaged, right? Very, very straight.'

September 12, 2013

US superstar Lady Gaga says she finds lesbians more 'daring' than straight men

Popstar Lady Gaga has spoken openly about her bisexuality, by saying she has taken a 'few dips in the lady pond'.

The 'Bad Romance' singer was asked by Watch What Happens Live host Andy Cohen what woman she would hook up with, given the opportunity.

‘Well, I've taken a few dips in the lady pond. I like girls. I've said that,' she said.

‘I know people think I just say things to be shocking, but I actually do like pussy. It just depends on whose pussy it is.

‘For me, it's similar to how I feel about guys. It's more of an energy thing.'

August 22, 2013

More than 28,000 people have signed signature asking that November event be held somewhere else

The Miss Universe Organization does not approve of Russia's anti-gay propaganda law but it is rejecting calls to move its November pageant from Moscow.

More than 28,000 people have signed a Change.org petition which detailed recent acts of violence against LGBT people in Russia and points out that some pageant employees are no doubt gay.

August 15, 2013

Andy Cohen: '[I] didn’t feel right as a gay man stepping foot into Russia'

For the past two years, Andy Cohen has co-hosted the Miss Universe pageant with fellow US television personality Giuliana Rancic.

But Cohen has a very specific reason for turning down an offer to co-host for a third time: this year’s event will be in Moscow, Russia, where a draconian anti-gay propaganda law went into effect earlier this year.

The openly gay Bravo executive and host of Watch What Happens Live told Rancic on her E! News program that Russia’s 'discriminatory policies make it unsafe for the gays who live there and gays coming to work or visit.'

August 15, 2013

Andy Cohen: '[I] didn’t feel right as a gay man stepping foot into Russia'

For the past two years, Andy Cohen has co-hosted the Miss Universe pageant with fellow US television personality Giuliana Rancic.

But Cohen has a very specific reason for turning down an offer to co-host for a third time: this year’s event will be in Moscow, Russia, where a draconian anti-gay propaganda law went into effect earlier this year.

The openly gay Bravo executive and host of Watch What Happens Live told Rancic on her E! News program that Russia’s 'discriminatory policies make it unsafe for the gays who live there and gays coming to work or visit.'

June 1, 2013

The Wanted’s Max George won’t give up on trying to out the other British boy band of the moment: One Direction

The Wanted has once again started spreading gay rumors about One Direction.

According to Huffington Post, The Wanted appeared on Watch What Happens Live, an entertainment interview show hosted by openly gay TV personality Andy Cohen, when Cohen asked the band who from One Direction would be the first to come out of the closet.

The leader singer Max George, who himself has appeared on the cover of various gay magazines, apparently immediately responded: ‘Louis’.

This is hardly the first instance of gay-banter between the two boy bands.

May 11, 2013

Remarks fan widespread Joe Simpson gay rumors

Nick Lachey, as famous for his marriage to Jessica Simpson as for being part of the band 98 Degrees, fanned the flames this week of widespread rumors that Simpson's father is gay.

Asked in the Bravo show Watch What Happens Live what he misses the least about being Joe Simpson's son-in-law Lachey said: 'I don’t have to play grab-ass under the table on Easter Sunday!'

The remark came during a segment called Plead the Fifth and host Andy Cohen was so taken aback by the response that he blushed.

May 4, 2013

First Lady Michelle Obama will attend fundraising event for LGBT Democrats that will be hosted by Bravo's Andy Cohen

In late May, First Lady Michelle Obama will attend a New York City fundraiser for an arm of the Democratic Party committed to LGBT issues.

According to a report from the website Politico the 29 May affair will be hosted by Andy Cohen, the Vice President of Development for the television channel Bravo. Cohen is an out gay man.