NBC and CBS Reveal WH Correspondents Dinner Guest Lists

By SteveK 

Yesterday we reported the “grumbling” over ABC News’ packed White House Correspondents Association Dinner guest list. We just received NBC and CBS’ list — they’re not too shabby either.

Some big names for NBC: Whoopi Goldberg (of ABC’s The View), Denis Leary (an F/X network star) and Warren Buffett.

Some big names for CBS: Colin Powell, D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty and country star Brad Paisley.

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Jason Bateman
Natasha Bedingfeld
Connie Britton
Warren Buffett
Kyle Chandler
John Cusack
Ari Emanuel
Dr. Zeke Emanuel
Colin Firth
Whoopi Goldberg
Mariska Hargitay
Rep. Jane Harman
Felicity Huffman
Samuel L. Jackson
Jim Jones
Sen. Amy Klobucher
Denis Leary
John Lewis
William H. Macy
Cheryl Mills
Mike Myers
B.J. Novak
Gov. Ed Rendell
Wilbur Ross

NBC Executives and Anchors:
Jeff Zucker
Steve Capus
Phil Griffin
Mark Hoffman
Mark Whitaker

NBC News:
Brian Williams
David Gregory
Al Roker
Ann Curry
Natalie Morales
Hoda Kotb
Amy Robach
Andrea Mitchell
Chuck Todd
Savannah Gutherie
Kelly O’Donnell
Tom Costello
Jim Miklaszewski
John Yang
Pete Williams
Luke Russert

Chris Matthews
Keith Olbermann
Ed Schultz
Joe Scarborough
Mika Brzezinkski
Norah O’Donnell
David Shuster
Contessa Brewer
Carlos Watson
Tamron Hall

Becky Quick
Joe Kernen
Matt Cuddy
John Harwood
Hampton Pearson
Diana Olick
Larry Kudlow
Jim Cramer
Nick Dunn
Maria Bartiromo
Erin Burnett
David Faber
Tyler Mathisen
Steve Liesman
Carl Quintanilla


Ben Affleck
Jennifer Garner
Washington Mayor Adrian Fenty and his wife Michelle
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine
Environmental Protection Administrator Lisa Jackson,
Treasury Department Communications Director Stephanie Cutter
Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC)
Hollywood Producer Joe Pichirallo
White House Advisor Tom Donilon
White House Advisor David Jacobson
Press Secretary to Michelle Obama Katie McCormick
President Obama’s personal secretary Katie Johnson
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Michele Flournoy
Argentine Ambassador Hector Timerman

They will be joined by Country Music star Brad Paisley and his wife, actress Kimberly Williams, guests of Chief White House Correspondent Bob Schieffer, a country music artist in his own right. Schieffer met Paisley at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, where they both performed. Also on hand will be Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus of CBS’ “The New Adventures of Old Christine,” which co-stars Wanda Sykes — this year’s entertainment for the event — and Dreyfus’ husband, Hollywood director Brad Hall.