About the Show
Anderson Cooper (@AndersonCooper) brings his experience as an award-winning journalist and storyteller, his passionate voice and personal perspective to "Anderson Live," the nationally syndicated, Emmy-nominated, daily, one-hour, live daytime talk show, returning for its sophomore season on Monday, September 10th.
Airing live four days a week from its new studio at the CBS Broadcast Center in NYC, “Anderson Live” is a topically driven and interactive talk show at the forefront of breaking news and trends, with Anderson interviewing the people America is talking about. From newsmakers and A-list celebrities to real people and pop culture stars, “Anderson Live” is on the pulse of what viewers are interested in -- bringing them the stories that matter, as they're happening.
Anderson, who is joined by a daily guest co-host, begins every show with "The First 15" -- a compelling new beginning to the show that allows Anderson and his co-host to react to the latest topical headlines and pop culture news for the first fifteen minutes of each show. From the recent cast-off of "America's Got Talent" to the tanning mom, "The First 15" keeps viewers up-to-date every single day and allows Anderson and his co-host to share their point of view on stories capturing the nation's attention.
"Anderson Live" is the only show that enables viewers to interact throughout the show via Skype, Twitter, text and email. Anderson responds to viewers’ comments in real time allowing the audience to not only watch the show but be a part of it, transforming news and pop culture stories into water-cooler conversations.
With undercover investigations and hidden camera experiments, Anderson offers a fresh perspective on issues and social trends affecting women’s lives. "Anderson Live" is a daily destination for multiple generations of women, a place where viewers can gain insight and connect with each other and the world around them. Every day, viewers tune in to "Anderson Live" to feel smarter, better informed and entertained.
"Anderson Live" is a true cross-platform experience. At the show’s website, AndersonCooper.com, viewers and fans can go deeper into that day’s show with exclusive content, additional interviews, as well as behind-the-scenes footage with Anderson. The website also provides viewers with an interactive community and platform to discuss what’s on their minds and to connect with Anderson, as well as with each other. In addition to joining the Anderson community, fans can also follow "Anderson Live" on Facebook and Twitter.
“Anderson Live” tapes in front of a live studio audience at CBS Broadcast Center in New York City. Cooper and Terence Noonan serve as Executive Producers. “Anderson Live” is produced by StrongChild Productions in association with Telepictures Productions, an industry-leading and Emmy Award-winning producer of syndicated programming. The series is distributed by Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution, one of the leading distributors of first-run and off-network programming.