The twosome will ring in 2018 from Times Square in NY on CNN's "New Year's Eve Live with Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen" on Sunday, December 31.
"I've been friends with Anderson for 25 years", said Cohen in CNN's press release. "We've traveled the world together and performed in 30 plus cities with 'AC2, ' and it's all led to this one huge night!"
Griffin lost her long-standing New Year's Eve gig with the CNN anchor in May after she starred in a gruesome photo shoot showing her holding up a prop made to look like President Trump's decapitated head.
Turkish Officials to Boycott Meetings with US Ambassador: Erdogan
The cheering crowd held banners praising Erdogan, while many struggled to shake hands with the Turkish president. Erdogan said his government members were boycotting Bass' farewell activities in the Turkish capital Ankara.
Anderson Cooper has found a new sidekick to watch the ball drop with after Kathy Griffin dropped the ball.
At the time, Cooper was also critical of Griffin's actions, tweeting that he was "appalled by the photo shoot Kathy Griffin took part in. It is clearly disgusting and completely inappropriate", he wrote at the time.