Chris Cuomo (born August 09, 1970) is an American Media Personality, Host, Journalist, and Social Media Star from New York City, New York. He is famous for presenting the show “Cuomo Prime Time” on the CNN Network.
Earlier, he used to serve as the ABC News chief law and justice correspondent. Cuomo initially gained fame and success after co-anchoring the ABC’s show called “20/20“. The journalist also co-hosted a three-hour morning news program “New Day“. Furthermore, his real full birth name is Christopher Charles Cuomo.
Recently, the TV personality gained a huge controversy after a video in which he was threatening to throw a man down a flight of stairs went viral on social media. The incident took place when Chris and his Spouse Cristina Greeven Cuomo went for a family outing.
Suddenly, a random man confronted the journalist in public and called him “Fredo”. The name was used as a racial slur against Americans of Italian heritage. Fredo Corleone is a fictional character who is less competent than his brother and asked his dad’s approval all the time.
Moreover, the role came from the Godfather movie series. Chris’ brother named Andrew Cuomo is currently serving as the current governor of New York. According to a source, it was a racial comment against CNN journalist.
Later, many media personalities such as Sean Hannity and Anthony Scaramucci supported him on Twitter. A spokesperson for CNN also praised Chris for defending himself and claimed that the network is standing behind Cuomo.
However, on Tuesday morning, US President Donald Trump got involved on Twitter and backslashed Chris. He tweeted that in his opinion Cuomo was Fredo also and its’ a reality which hurts. Trump also taunted CNN for their low ratings.
Profile, Career & Net worth
The 49-years-old host, Christopher Cuomo initiated his profession as a junior media contributor and worked for big companies like CNN, CNBC, and MSNBC. In the initial days of his career, Chris covered various stories which mainly focused on controversial social issues for Fox News.
In addition, he also served as a political policy analyst for the same media outlet. His popularity increased when the journalist started to cover news related to heroin addiction, child custody, Haiti earthquake, bullying, and homeless teens for the ABC Network.
In 2019, Chris Cuomo accumulated Net worth is $9 Million US Dollars.
He also remained as the news anchor for Good Morning America from September 2006 to December 2009. His major work included here to report the war on terrorism. Back in February 2013, Chris transferred to CNN to co-host its morning show.
Some of his other popular appearances are in the programs like “Inside with Chris Cuomo”, “Let’s Get After It”, etc.
Personal Affairs, Children, Spouse & Children
The popular host began a relationship with his then-girlfriend, Cristina Greeven in 1999. According to a source, they first introduced to each other through a mutual friend. Later, Chris tied the knot with his wife “Cristina Greeven Cuomo” On November 24, 2014, in a lavish affair.
In addition, their wedding ceremony took place at the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church in Southampton. Mrs. Cristina is an American magazine editor, businesswoman, and the owner of the Purist magazine.
The love birds also share three children together. They two daughters named Carolina Regina Cuomo & Bella Cuomo and a son “Mario Cuomo”. Recently, Chris and his spouse their Southampton, Long Island home for $2.9 million USD which they bought in 2005.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Christopher Charles Cuomo.|
|Profession||Media Personality, Host, Journalist, and Social Media Star.|
|Famous for||Presenting the show "Cuomo Prime Time".|
|Age (As of 2019)||49 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||August 09, 1970.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||New York City, New York, USA.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Leo.|
|House In||Southampton, Long Island, New York, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chrisccuomo/
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 2".
Centimeters: 188 cm.
Meters: 1.88 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 82 Kg.
Pounds: 181 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||44-34-38.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Parents||Father: Mario Cuomo.
Mother: Matilda Cuomo.
|Siblings||Sister: Margaret I. Cuomo.
Brother: Andrew Cuomo.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Cristina Greeven Cuomo.|
|Daughter||Bella & Carolina Regina Cuomo.|
|Highest Qualification||Juris Doctor.|
|School||The Albany Academy.|
|Alma Mater.||1. Yale University.
2. Fordham University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Elvis Presley (American singer) and Angelina Jolie (American actress).|
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$9 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Chris Cuomo
- Wikipedia: The journalist, Christopher Charles Cuomo was born on the 9th of August 1970 in New York City, New York, USA. Hence, his age is 49 years old, as of 2019.
- He belongs to a wealthy and politician’s family as his father “Mario Cuomo” served as a former Governor of New York.
- Christopher’s mother “Matilda Cuomo” remained a homemaker.
- Furthermore, the journalist has two siblings i.e. a sister Margaret I. Cuomo and a brother Andrew Cuomo (American politician, author, and lawyer).
- The media celebrity completed his school education from a day school named “The Albany Academy”.
- Later, he graduated from Yale University and received a Bachelor Degree.
- In 1995, Chris obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University. Therefore, he is also a licensed attorney.
- The CNN Host Chris Cuomo’s height is 6 feet 2 inches tall physique (188 cm).
- Christopher is a fitness freak and loves to workout in the gym on a regular basis. His estimated body weight is around 82 kilograms (181 pounds).
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- As a social media star, Christopher Charles has an immense fan-following on the Twitter platform with 1.39+ million followers.
- The media personality entertains his fans by uploading daily info of his professional life as well as some glimpses of his personal life.