About Chris

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo covers international events and breaking news for CNN. He anchors CNN’s morning show “New Day” with co-anchors Alisyn Camerota and Michaela Pereira. NEW DAY airs every weekday, from 6am to 9am EST—on CNN.

Before joining CNN, Cuomo was the co-anchor of “20/20,” the Emmy Award-winning ABC Newsmagazine, and Chief Law and Justice Correspondent for ABC News. He formerly co-anchored “Good Morning America,” where he covered international breaking news as the primary reporter.

Chris is the recipient of multiple journalism awards. His profile on 12-year-old poet Mattie Stepanek on “Good Morning America” was awarded a News Emmy. He has received Polk and Peabody awards for his team coverage throughout the years, and the Edward R. Murrow award for his work covering breaking news.

Cuomo is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law, and received his undergraduate degree from Yale University. He lives in New York City with his wife and three children.