|CNN Anchor Don Lemon: CNN|
CNN anchor Don Lemon shocked viewers by revealing live on air that he had been abused as a child.
The 44-year-old made the announcement during a segment discussing the scandal involving Georgia bishop Eddie Long, who has been accused of sexually abusing male teenagers at his church.
"I am going to tell you something I have never admitted this on television," Mr. Lemon said on Saturday.
"I am a victim of a pedophile when I was a kid. Someone who was much older than me."
He added: " I have never admitted that on television.I didn't tell my mom that until I was 30 years old."
(Click here to read the full story on the UK Daily Mail website. Below is the YouTube/CNN video of Don Lemon admitting he was sexually abused by a pedophile as a child, as he interviews members of Bishop Eddie Long's New Birth Baptist Church in Atlanta, Ga.)