STL CELEBRITY FAQ: Andy Cohen

Andy Cohen

Claim to Fame: Executive producer of the ubiquitous Real Housewives shows and host of the Watch What Happens: Live specials on the pop culture-centric cable network. He also talks with and about celebrities on his RadioAndy channel on Sirius XM. His memoir is Most Talkative: Stories from the Front Lines of Pop Culture. Often cited for his fashion sense and stylish appearance, Cohen is openly gay.

Neighborhood: Clayton

High School: Clayton High School

Passion: Besides celebrity dish, Andy loves the St. Louis Cardinals. And the home town baseball team loves him back, even staging an Andy Cohen Night at the stadium where they gave fans their own tiny bobblehead version of Andy and had him throw out the first pitch.

More: Andy’s fur buddy is his dog Wacha, a rescued Beagle-Foxhound mix named after the St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Michael Wacha. It’s easy to follow the social media-loving celebrity talkmaster’s lively exploits via active Instagram, Twitter and Facebook accounts.