Mediaite’s ‘Most Influential in News Media’ Party Brings Out Biggest Names in News (PHOTOS)

Mediaite celebrated our Most Influential in News Media list with a big bash Thursday night at Freds at Barneys. Our list ranked the top names in news media, and the party gathered the anchors, pundits, reporters, editors, publicists, executives and everyone in between that made the news in 2018.

The attendees of the party represented the top properties in media: Diane Sawyer, Megyn Kelly, George Stephanopoulos, CNN’s Jeff Zucker, Jim Acosta, Don Lemon, SE Cupp, John Berman, Alisyn Camerota, Brooke Baldwin, Margaret Hoover, John Avlon, Fox News’s Sean Hannity, Brian Kilmeade, Ed Henry, Melissa Francis, Bill Hemmer, Andrew Napolitano, MSNBC’s Ari Melber, Douglas BruntBrian Ross, Dan Abrams, Preet Bharara, Ann Coulter, Pat Kiernan, Jay Sures, Evan Siegfried, Kristin Tate, and many others including the very jovial staff of Mediaite.

The cocktails flowed and our list was debated! Check out pictures from the event below:

[Photos by Geraldine Petrovic]

  • George Stephanopoulos

  • Dan Abrams

  • George Stephanopoulos and Ali Wentworth

  • Diane

  • Diane Sawyer

  • Dan Abrams and Diane Sawyer

  • Bill Hemmer, Melissa Francis and Brian Kilmeade

  • Jeff Zucker

  • Margaret Hoover and John Avlon

  • Alisyn Camerota, Jay Sures and Brooke Baldwin

  • Alisyn Camerota and John Berman

  • Alisyn Camerota and Brooke Baldwin

  • Pat Kiernan

  • Ed Henry

  • Jim Acosta chats with Ed Henry

  • Mediaite's Aidan McLaughlin, Ken Meyer, Joe DePaolo, Caleb Ecarma, Andrew Eisbrouch and Lindsey Ellefson

  • Brian Kilmeade and Sean Hannity

  • Jay Sures and Don Lemon

  • Sean Hannity and Don Lemon

  • Sean Hannity and Don Lemon

  • Sean Hannity and Don Lemon

  • Sean Hannity and Don Lemon

  • Megyn Kelly

  • Megyn Kelly chats with Sean Hannity

  • Megyn Kelly chats with Sean Hannity

  • George Stephanopoulos

  • Dan Abrams and Cecilia Vega

  • Colby Hall, Ed Henry and Geraldine Hessler

  • Margaret Hoover and John Avlon

  • Bill Hemmer

  • Andrew Napolitano greets Dan Abrams

  • Brian Kilmeade

  • Andrew Napolitano

  • Bill Hemmer and John Berman

  • Kristin Tate

  • Dan Abrams and Joe Concha

  • Megyn Kelly and Dan Abrams

  • Megyn Kelly and Dan Abrams

  • Jim Acosta

  • Jim Acosta and Brian Ross

  • Cecilia Vega and Ricardo Jimenez

  • Jim Acosta stares down Oliver Darcy

  • Geraldine Hessler and Colby Hall

  • Brian Ross

  • Alisyn Camerota and John Berman

  • Preet Bharara

  • Preet Bharara and Ann Coulter

  • Ari Melber, Dan Abrams, Ann Coulter and Preet Bharara

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