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Radio and talk show host Andy Cohen is now a proud father of two. The Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen host is smitten with the birth of his newborn, a daughter. The second-time father took to his Instagram on Friday and announced the birth of his new daughter, who he has named Lucy Eve Cohen. Sharing a picture of himself embracing the newborn, Cohen penned a heartwarming note.
"HERE’S LUCY!!!!! Meet my daughter, Lucy Eve Cohen," Cohen writes, adding, "She’s 8 pounds 13 oz and was born at 5:13 pm in New York City. Her big brother can’t wait to meet her. Thank you to my rock star surrogate (ALL surrogates are rockstars, by the way) and everyone who helped make this miracle happen. I’m so happy."
Host Andy Cohen has welcomed another child via surrogacy. Photo Source: Instagram
Cohen, 53, notably known as the first openly gay host of American late-night shows, had his firstborn son Benjamin Allen Cohen, also via surrogacy. "I'm in love," Cohen wrote at the time. "And speechless. And eternally grateful to an incredible surrogate. And I’m a dad. Wow," adds the then-first-time parent. As the Bravo TV host floods his Instagram, where he boasts 4.6 million followers, with lovely pictures of his daughter, fans and fellow stars flock to the host's comment section to congratulate the second-time dad.
Anderson Cooper comments, "Amazing! Congratulation. Welcome, Lucy." Singer John Mayer writes, "Doing her star chart right now." "Congratulations! How wonderful and blessed is your family! May God bless you all," comments Khloe Kardashian. Ricki Lake, Kelly Ripa, Bravo Tv, and Billy Eichner also left Andy their best wishes. The Peabody Award-winning host shared another picture of Lucy with the caption, "Greetings from cloud 9. #Ilovelucy."
Cohen is on cloud 9 with the birth of his newborn daughter. Source: Access
Cohen came out of the closet in 2009 and has remained private about his romantic endeavors. The Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen host famously dated his co-host John Hill for three years and called it quits in 2020. Hill, best known for his work in Broadway musicals like Hairspray and The Boy from Oz, still shares a cordial relationship with Cohen.