African American current information anchor who increased to fame by hosting the favorite CNN Newsroom program. He previously previously proved helpful for both NBC and MSNBC. While participating in Brooklyn University, he started his journalistic profession as a information assistant on Route 5 in NEW YORK. He penned a memoir, Transparent, that open his childhood intimate mistreatment and his homosexual orientation. He was raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He became a favorite web host on CNN, similar to the Situation Room web host Wolf Blitzer.