Andy Cohen’s son has just reached a huge milestone The television host revealed the very special word his son Benjamin Allen Cohen said for the first time on the Tuesday, December 10 episode of Watch What Happens Live.
“My son said 'Dada' today for the first time. He said it about me,” the Bravo host told guest Seth Meyers. Andy also admitted that he almost didn’t hear it his son say it. “I closed the door to leave and he goes, ‘Dada.’ So, I didn’t hear it,” he explained.
Andy didn’t clarify if his son’s “dada moment” was the first time he had ever said a word or if it was just the first time he addressed his father.
Andy welcomed baby Benjamin via surrogate on Monday, February 4. 2019. The host announced his son’s arrival with a picture he posted on Instagram. “WOW! This is my son, Benjamin Allen Cohen,” Andy wrote. “He is 9 lbs. 2 ounces!! 20 inches!! Born at 6:35 pm, PT. He is named after my grandfather Ben Allen,” The producer continued. “I’m in love. And speechless. And eternally grateful to an incredible surrogate. And I’m a dad. Wow.”
The ladies of the Housewives franchise all took to their social media to congratulate the new dad. Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kyle Richards was filled with emotion over the news and she wrote, “I cannot stop crying.”
Other RHOBH stars including Teddi Mellencamp and Lisa Rinna, also shared their happy thoughts about Andy’s new arrival. “GET UP ON THE TABLE AND DANCE FOR ANDY AND HIS BEAUTIFUL BABY BENJAMIN NOW!!!!” the former Melrose Place actress shared.
Real Housewives of Atlanta’s Nene Leaks gushed over the birth. “I’m shaking! The tears and joy I feel for you right now!” the reality star wrote on Instagram. “I just can’t believe this...ANDY U ARE A DAD @bravoandy congratulations.”
Andy made restaurateur Bruce Bozzi the godfather of his child despite many fans thinking the title would’ve gone to news anchor Anderson Cooper. Bruce made Andy godfather to his daughter Ava back in November 2007,
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