CNN’s Anderson Cooper confirmed he and longtime boyfriend Benjamin Maisani break up “a while in the past,” stories stated Thursday.
The couple went public with their relationship in 2015, nevertheless it was unclear precisely once they broke up, the New York Every day Information reported.
“We’re nonetheless household to one another, and love one another very a lot,” Cooper informed Folks in a press release. “We stay the perfect of buddies and can proceed to share a lot of our lives collectively.”
Cooper, 50, additionally didn’t elaborate on the rationale behind their separation, however informed the journal in 2017 that his accomplice complained about how a lot time he spent touring.
“I feel he’s irritated that I journey a lot however he additionally is aware of how a lot I prefer it. He’s sort of used to it,” he stated of his former accomplice, a local of France. “He’s fairly understanding that the job requires journey, and he’s cool with that.”
Cooper nonetheless seems to be dwelling with Maisani, reported the Every day Mail, which broke the information.
Cooper additionally seems to have a brand new beau, having taken no less than 5 journeys to Dallas to spend time with Victor Lopez, a 33-year-old physician, together with one on the weekend after his New Yr’s Eve present on CNN, the report stated.