Anderson Cooper still moving step by step when it comes to his new role as father.
By appearing as a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, the CNN presenter, who shares co-parenting duties with his son Wyatt with ex Benjamin Maisani– detailed a recent text that Benjamin sent him on the important milestones of the 13 month old baby. And let’s just say that he wasn’t very excited about his son’s small steps.
“So, just for the first time, I was in Israel last week,” he recalls. “It was my first work trip to 60 minutes and I was doing an interview and I got this text from Wyatt’s other dad, Benjamin, and he said, ‘He just walked!’ ”
Once the public responded with a collective “awwAnderson playfully responded, saying, “Yeah, you’d think that would be my reaction.” Instead, he admitted, “my reaction was fury.”