- (April 6, 2001) Substituted for Regis Philbin as co-host on the Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1988) show.
- (June 2002) Substituted for Aaron Brown on CNN's NewsNight with Aaron Brown (2001).
- VH1 100 Most Outrageous Moments
- Book: "Dispatches from the Edge", 2006
- (April 2016) Release of the memoir, "The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son Talk About Life, Love and Loss", by Anderson and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt.