Chris Cuomo who was born on August 9, 1970, is an American Television Journalist who was also identified as a former presenter of the Cuomo Prime Time. It’s a weeknight show aired on CNN.
Previously, he was the chief legal aide for ABC News, a co-anchor, and a justice correspondent of ABC News in the year 2020. From the year 2006 to 2009 he was also a news anchor for Good Morning America as well.
Till May 2018, there were two anchors for the weekday edition of the New Day, one of them being Chris Cuomo.
Andrew Cuomo, who was the 56th governor of New York from the year 2011 to 2021 is Chris Cuomo’s brother. Cuomo’s mother served as the 52nd Governor of New York from the year 1983 to 1994.
As per the reports Chris Cuomo was suspended by CNN on grounds of assisting the defence against sexual harassment allegations. This also led to his brother’s resignation. He was fired the following month.
Chris Cuomo Family
Chris Cuomo’s place of birth is the New York City borough of Queens. Chris Cuomo is the youngest child in his family. Chris’s parents are of Italian descent and his grandparents Tramonti and Nocera Inferior hail from southern Italy.
Chris completed his schooling at Immaculate Conception school Jamaica, Queens at the Albany Academy. He then went to Yale University where he completed his undergraduate degree.
He earned his Juris Doctor in the year 1995 from the Fordham University School Of Law. Chris is also a licensed attorney.
The coverage by Chris Cuomo which led to his termination
While recovering from Covid-19, Chris interviewed his brother, Andrew Cuomo, who was the then New York Governor. Andrew was shrouded in sexual allegations at that time. And Chris Cuomo mentioned on his show in the month of March 2021 that he won’t be covering such news on his channel.
In the month of May 2021, it was also reported that Chris assisted his brother on how to tackle different questions related to the allegations.
Chris Cuomo Personal Details
Chris Cuomo got married to Gotham, who was a magazine editor, in a Roman Catholic Ceremony. They stay in Manhattan with their three children. Chris also owns property in Southampton as well.
During this covid-19 pandemic, Chris was diagnosed with the same. While he was quarantined he broadcasted his usual two weekdays program from home. Chris also mentioned that he suffered from hallucinations after his father’s death.