Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen: AC2 Tour


Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen: AC2 Tour

Watch what happens as Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen team up for the AC2 Tour May 16 at the Chicago Theatre, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!

Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen have teamed up for a traveling talk show in which the two storied veterans of television sit onstage and talk about stuff: their lives, their shows, their books.

AC1, Anderson Cooper is the host of “Anderson Cooper 360” show on CNN Television and a reporter for the CBS program, “60 Minutes.” He has won a Peabody award for his reporting on Hurricane Katrina, five Emmy awards for documentaries on various socially-related subjects and the Silver Plaque from the Chicago International Film Festival for his reporting from the war in Bosnia. His memoir, “Dispatches from the Edge,” was on the New York Times Best Seller List.

AC2 Andy Cohen, TV host of Bravo’s nightly show, “What Happens: Live,” is a veteran of television. He is a regular panelist on “Morning Joe,” “Today,” and “The View.” He interned at CBS with Julie Chen and produced “48 Hours” and “CBS Sunday Morning.” Cohen won a 2010 Emmy award for being executive producer on the popular “Top Chef.” His book, “Most Talkative: Stories from the Front Lines of Pop Culture,” was a best seller. In 2012, Cohen co-hosted “Anderson Live,” with Anderson Cooper, which led to the AC2 Tour.

The Chicago Theatre is located at 175 North State Street in Chicago’s Loop. For tickets, call (800) 745-3000, or go online to

Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just a short trip to the Chicago Theatre and the AC2 Tour, provides free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.