On the Adweek Podcast: The Making of the 2019 Hot List

From Fleabag and Friends to TikTok and AirPods

A screengrab from the show Fleabag of the woman Fleabag and the character Hot Priest looking skeptically at each other
Fleabag is honored as hottest comedy in Adweek's 2019 Hot List. Amazon Prime Video

Our 2019 rankings of the most influential players in media, marketing and pop culture are here! On this week’s episode of Yeah, That’s Probably an Ad, we talk about who made the 2019 Adweek Hot List and why.

Plus, TV/Media editor Jason Lynch weighs in on the timelessness of Friends; publishing editor Sara Jerde discusses the hottest media publishers, which this year includes The New York Times and Hearst; and community editor Nicole Ortiz reveals the hottest players in tech, including digital creator of the year Loren Gray whose TikTok presence is setting influencer trends.

David Griner hosts this week’s episode. You can subscribe to Yeah, That’s Probably an Ad on iTunesGoogle Play Music or Stitcher, or stream the newest episode right here:

@ChrisAriens chris.ariens@adweek.com Chris Ariens is the managing editor and director of video at Adweek.