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List of famous publicists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top publicists in the world? This includes the most prominent publicists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable publicists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic publicists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned publicists.

List is made up of many different people, including Kelly Cutrone and Kylie Ireland.

From reputable, prominent, and well known publicists to the lesser known publicists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the publicist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous publicists ever?" and "What are the names of famous publicists?" then you're in the right place. (237 items)

Kylie Ireland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Kylie Ireland Kylie Ireland is an American pornographic actress, film director, producer, publicist, and Satellite radio show host. She is an inductee into the AVN, XRCO, Nighmoves, and Legends of Erotica ...more

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing Gotthold Ephraim Lessing was a German writer, philosopher, dramatist, publicist and art critic, and one of the most outstanding representatives of the Enlightenment era. His plays and ...more

Ronni Chasen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Ronni Chasen Ronni Sue Chasen 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 ...more

Howard Bragman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Howard Bragman Howard Bragman is an American public relations practitioner, television pundit, writer and lecturer.

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy Carolyn Jeanne Bessette-Kennedy was a former publicist for Calvin Klein and the wife of John F. Kennedy, Jr., the son of U.S. President John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Upon her ...more

Gabriel García Márquez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Gabriel García Márquez Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo throughout Latin America. ...more

Mihailo Petrović is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Mihailo Petrović Mihailo Petrović Alas, was an influential Serbian mathematician and inventor. He was also a distinguished professor at Belgrade University, an academic, fisherman, writer, publicist, musician, ...more

Marina Anderson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Marina Anderson Marina Anderson is an actress, voice actor, screenwriter, producer, makeup artist, acting coach, personal manager and a career consultant.

Bill Harry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Bill Harry Bill Harry, is the creator of Mersey Beat; a newspaper of the early 1960s which focused on the Liverpool music scene. Harry had previously started various magazines and newspapers, such as Biped ...more

Uzeyir Hajibeyov is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Uzeyir Hajibeyov Uzeyir bey Abdul Huseyn oglu Hajibeyov was an Azerbaijani and Soviet composer, conductor, publicist, playwright, teacher, translator, and social figure from Azerbaijan. He is recognized as the ...more

Joseph Bucklin Bishop is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Joseph Bucklin Bishop Joseph Bucklin Bishop, was an American newspaper editor, Secretary of the Isthmian Canal Commission in Washington, D.C. and Panama, and authorized biographer and close friend of President ...more

Matthew Hiltzik is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Matthew Hiltzik Matthew Hiltzik is a film producer.

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Helen Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Helen Ferguson Helen Ferguson was an actor and a publicist.

John J. B. Wilson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Publicists
John J. B. Wilson John J. B. Wilson is an American copywriter and publicist. He was born in Chicago, and moved with his parents to Santa Monica, California at an early age. He majored in film and television at ...more

Warren Cowan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Warren Cowan Warren Cowan was a prominent American film industry publicist. From 1950 to 1992, he was a co-founder and named partner in Rogers & Cowan, the world's largest publicity firm; he established ...more

Ava DuVernay is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Ava DuVernay Ava Marie DuVernay is an American director, screenwriter, film marketer, and film distributor. At the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, DuVernay won the Best Director Prize for her second feature ...more

Vasily Botkin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Vasily Botkin Vasily Petrovich Botkin was a Russian essayist, literary, art and music critic, translator and publicist.

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Leoš Janáček is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Leoš Janáček Leoš Janáček was a Czech composer, musical theorist, folklorist, publicist and teacher. He was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music to create an original, modern musical ...more

Moša Pijade is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Moša Pijade Moša Pijade, nicknamed Čiča Janko was a prominent Serbian and Yugoslav communist, a close collaborator of Josip Broz Tito, former President of Yugoslavia, and full member of the Serbian Academy ...more

Don Arden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Don Arden Don Arden was a British music manager, agent, and businessman best known for overseeing the careers of the rock groups Small Faces, the Move, the Electric Light Orchestra and Black Sabbath. He ...more

Stephen Rivers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Stephen Rivers Stephen M. Rivers was an United States political activist and publicist, who represented numerous actors and celebrities, including Kevin Costner, Richard Dreyfuss, Jane Fonda, Michael Ovitz and ...more

Pete Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Pete Smith Pete Smith was an American publicist, short subject producer and narrator. A native of New York City, Smith began working as a publicist at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in the 1920s. He later moved into ...more

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Sarah McDonald is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Sarah McDonald Sarah McDonald is the wife of Noel Gallagher.

Asteris Koutoulas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Asteris Koutoulas Asteris Koutoulas was born in Oradea on 5 April 1960. He is a Berlin-based Greek-German event and music producer, publicist, translator, filmmaker and author. Asteris Koutoulas was the manager ...more

William Bonner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Publicists
William Bonner William Bonemer Júnior, known professionally as William Bonner, is a Brazilian newscaster, publicist and journalist. He is the current editor-in-chief and anchorman of Jornal Nacional, ...more

Jan Potocki is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Jan Potocki Count Jan Nepomucen Potocki was a Polish nobleman, Polish Army Captain of Engineers, ethnologist, Egyptologist, linguist, traveler, adventurer and popular author of the Enlightenment period, ...more

Nils Minkmar is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Nils Minkmar Nils Minkmar is a historian, journalist, and publicist.

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Tatyana Tolstaya is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Tatyana Tolstaya Tatyana Nikitichna Tolstaya is a Russian writer, TV host, publicist, novelist, and essayist from the Tolstoy family.

Howard Dietz is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Howard Dietz Howard Dietz was an American publicist, lyricist, and librettist.

Sean Guerrier De Bey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Publicists

Derek Taylor is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Derek Taylor Derek Taylor was an English journalist, writer and publicist, best known for his work as press officer for the Beatles. He started his career as a local journalist in Liverpool aged 17 working ...more

David Avidan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Publicists
David Avidan David Avidan was an Israeli "poet, painter, filmmaker, publicist, and playwright". He wrote 20 published books of Hebrew poetry.

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Julian Gumperz is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Julian Gumperz Julian Gumperz was a United States-born German sociologist, communist activist, publicist, and translator.

Jacques Braunstein is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Jacques Braunstein Jacques Braunstein was an economist, publicist and disc jockey. A native of Bucharest, Romania, Braunstein studied violin at age six and later, at age thirteen, took up the double bass. Raised ...more

Alain Tixier is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Alain Tixier Alain Tixier is a film director, television director and screenwriter.

Kelly Cutrone is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Kelly Cutrone Kelly Cutrone is an American fashion publicist, television personality, and author. Born and raised in Camillus, New York, she attended West Genesee High School. In 1996, Cutrone rose to ...more

Zhang Zanbo is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Zhang Zanbo Zhang Zanbo is a film director.

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Angela Heck is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Angela Heck Angela Heck is an actress.

Javier Fesser is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Javier Fesser Javier Fesser is a Spanish film director and publicist. Fesser earned his degree in Communication studies at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He was the founder of Línea Films in ...more

Hendrik Pieter Nicolaas Muller is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Hendrik Pieter Nicolaas Muller Hendrik Pieter Nicolaas Muller, GON, RNL, FRGS was a Dutch businessman, diplomat, explorer, publicist, and philanthropist. He was a son of Hendrik Muller Sz., a Rotterdam-based Dutch businessman ...more

Siegfried van Praag is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Siegfried van Praag Siegfried Emanuel van Praag, was a prolific Dutch writer of more than 60 books.

Roosevelt Jamison is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Roosevelt Jamison Roosevelt Jamison was a music manager, publicist and songwriter in Memphis, Tennessee, during the 1960s. His first and most notable composition was "That's How Strong My Love Is", ...more

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Vasyl Stus is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Vasyl Stus Vasyl Semenovych Stus was a Ukrainian poet and publicist, one of the most active members of Ukrainian dissident movement. For his political convictions, his works were banned by the Soviet ...more

James P. Taylor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Publicists
James P. Taylor James P. Taylor was a scholar, educator and publicist.

Max Clifford is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Max Clifford Maxwell Frank "Max" Clifford is an English former publicist, once the best known in the United Kingdom, and a convicted sex offender. In his career he had a range of clients and was a ...more

Galina Brezhneva is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Galina Brezhneva Galina Leonidovna Brezhneva was the daughter of Soviet politician and longtime General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev and Viktoria Brezhneva.

Lizzie Grubman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Lizzie Grubman Elizabeth "Lizzie" Grubman is an American publicist and socialite. She is the daughter of entertainment lawyer Allen Grubman and his first wife, the late Yvette Grubman. In 2002, ...more

Desiree Gruber is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Desiree Gruber Desiree Gruber is a television producer and a publicist.

Jeffrey Seller is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Jeffrey Seller Jeffrey Seller is an American theatrical producer. He is the winner of three Tony Awards for Best Musical: Rent, which also won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama; Avenue Q; and In the Heights. ...more

Ğabdulla Tuqay is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Publicists
Ğabdulla Tuqay Ğabdulla Tuqay was a Tatar poet, a classic of the Tatar literature, a critic and a publisher. Tuqay is often referred as the founder of the modern Tatar literature and the modern Tatar literary ...more