Well, it’s officially official! Andy Cohen is a D-A-D dad! The 50-year-old Watch What Happens Live! host welcomed his baby boy into the world yesterday evening.
In an Instagram post last night, Cohen introduced his son to the world, writing: “WOW! This is my son, Benjamin Allen Cohen. He is 9 lbs 2 ounces !! 20 inches !! Born at 6:35 pm, PT He is named after my grandfather Ben Allen. I’m in love. And speechless. And eternally grateful to an incredible surrogate. And I’m a dad. Wow.”
Cohen first announced he was expecting a child via surrogate in December. He revealed the baby’s gender on while hosting CNN’s show with Anderson Cooper New Year’s Eve.
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Shortly after making the birth announcement yesterday, Cohen was flooded with congratulations and mazel tovs on social media…
— Sarah Kate Ellis (@sarahkateellis) February 5, 2019
— Bethenny Frankel (@Bethenny) February 5, 2019
— LIVEKellyRyan (@LiveKellyRyan) February 5, 2019
— Ana Navarro (@ananavarro) February 5, 2019
@Andy congrats to the daddy of daddies! Baby BAC is so lucky to have you for a papa!??????
— Katie Maloney (@MusicKillsKate) February 5, 2019
— Monica Lewinsky (@MonicaLewinsky) February 5, 2019
Anderson Cooper gave birth to a beautiful baby boy today,
Benjamin Allen Cohen, at a healthy 9.2 lbs. Mazels @Andy!
— Lee Radziwill (@RadziwillLee) February 5, 2019