Bravo guru inks deal for his memoir.

on Aug 8, 2011 - The Dish0

Andy Cohen
Look who's getting inked. "I am excited to announce this morning that I've signed with Henry Holt and Company to write a book!" Andy Cohen spills in his Bravo blog. "It'll be a memoir, of sorts, about my intersections with pop culture over the years, from growing up in front of the TV as a kid in St. Louis to my years at CBS News, all the way up to today. The stories I've been saving up are funny and improbable and really define who I am today."

The unnamed book will be released next summer, and our executive vice president of original programming and development promises to "write every word of it." In a press release, Stephen Rubin, Holt's president and publisher, praises AC's professional and personal likeability: "Anyone who sees what Andy Cohen has achieved at Bravo knows the guy is a marketing genius. What nobody knows as of yet, is that Andy is also a very seductive and compelling writer with a story to tell that will charm, shock and engage readers with its candor, honesty and wit. Andy is as irresistible on the page as he is on screen."

How flattering. Andy, who began putting his thoughts on paper last weekend, is also asking fans for their bright ideas to find a title. "So the question is, what SHOULD I call it? Let me know if you have any brilliant thoughts..." he blogged. Already on the oh-hell-no list? Vicki and Me: My Secret Affair with the Queen of Insurance, Stories Sarah Jessica Told Me, and Hope Over Heartbreak: My Battle with Rosacea. Have a better idea? Go ahead and let him have it!

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10 comments
deniset1
deniset1

Hi Andy, I love Bravo! I would love to see housewives in Orange County Fl. Filming here would be great! I personally am married, have a friend who lives in a beautiful mansion, here in the Orlando area. Currently, I have 3 married friends who would make extremely interesting footage. My husband is a carpenter, I am (was, a welder). We both worked for a company ASI...(no longer) We built sets for Disney, universal studios, Seaworld, etc. please feel free to contact me at your earliest convince.. Sincerely, DeniseT

@marina
@marina

Hey Andy, I love all the bravo shows, Im a huge fan of NJ housewives. Wasn't sure where to make this comment, Im new to this Bravo page. But if I could make a few wishes, LOL, 1 of them would be for Bravo to have a New Jersey Housewives marathon!!!! I would give anything to be able to watch every single episode from NJ housewives very first episode. Ive tried to find them to buy, with no luck, Ive tried to find them on Netflix, Megashare....you name it, cant have any luck. I started watching NJHWs from about 2 years ago, so Ive missed a lot of episodes. Help Andy, I am a huge fan & I never miss your show either, LOL.

Kat Smith
Kat Smith

I'll be first in line to get it! lol I love love love it.

ciaobellaisme
ciaobellaisme

You go Andy! Congrats on all your successes. I would love a signed copy when you are in town.

totally
totally

ANDY, WHEN ARE THE BEVERLY HOUSEWIVES COMING BACK?? I ABSOLUTELY LOVE THEM!!!!!!