The CNN host's mom apparently wanted to be his surrogate — and Cooper was not a fan of the "bats**t" idea.
"She is alive in my heart," the CNN anchor wrote of his mother, who died last year at age 95.
The denim designer died Monday at age 95 after leaving a memorable impact on the fashion world.
The CNN host got choked up remembering his mother, who died Monday at the age of 95.
After living her entire life in the public eye, Vanderbilt died from stomach cancer on Monday.
Join Alyona Minkovski as she sits down with director Liz Garbus and journalist Anderson Cooper to discuss the documentary
Depending on what era formed you, you can relate to a piece of Gloria Vanderbilt. If you are old enough, it's the "Poor Little Rich Girl" headlines, or maybe it's her dating Frank Sinatra, or the designer jeans with the swan logo.