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Famous Female Publicists

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List of famous female publicists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female publicists list contains the most prominent and top females known for being publicists. There are thousand of females working as publicists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic publicists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a publicist then the people below should give you inspiration.

People here include everyone from Ronni Chasen to Muriel Fox.

While this isn't a list of all female publicists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female publicists?" and "Who are the best female publicists?"
Kylie Ireland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Publicists
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Kylie Ireland

Kylie Ireland (born May 26, 1970) is an American pornographic actress, film director, producer, publicist, and Satellite radio show host. She is an inductee into the AVN, XRCO, and NightMoves Halls of Fame. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Longmont, Colorado, United States of America

Ronni Chasen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Publicists
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Ronni Sue Chasen (October 17, 1946 – November 16, 2010) was an American publicist, who once represented such actors as Michael Douglas, as well as musicians such as Hans Zimmer and Mark Isham, among others. Chasen directed the Academy Award campaigns for more than 100 films during her career, including Driving Miss Daisy in 1989 and The Hurt Locker in 2009.Chasen was shot and killed on November 16, 2010, while driving home from the premiere of the film Burlesque. Police concluded that unemployed felon Harold Martin Smith killed her during a random robbery. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 64 (1946-2010)

Birthplace: Kingston, New York

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Helen Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Publicists
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Helen Ferguson (July 23, 1901 – March 14, 1977) was an American actress later turned publicist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 76 (1901-1977)

Birthplace: Decatur, Illinois, United States of America

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Ava DuVernay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Publicists
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Ava DuVernay

Ava Marie DuVernay (; born August 24, 1972) is an American filmmaker and film distributor. She won the directing award in the U.S. dramatic competition at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival for her second feature film Middle of Nowhere, becoming the first black woman to win the award. For her work on Selma (2014), DuVernay became the first black woman to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Director, and also the first black female director to have her film nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. In 2017, she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for her film 13th (2016). DuVernay's 2018 fantasy film A Wrinkle in Time, had a production and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 46

Birthplace: Long Beach, California

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