Power Players Still Gossiping Over Ray Kelly Book Party

Michael Bloomberg and Graydon Carter hosted the Uptown affair

Graydon Carter, Ray Kelly and Michael Bloomberg. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

Graydon Carter, Ray Kelly and Michael Bloomberg. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

One week on, people are still talking about how Carolina Herrara and Vanity Fair’s Graydon Carter took a reprieve from their fashion week preparations to celebrate with Ray Kelly who launched his autobiography on Tuesday night at a private manse uptown.

The former New York City police commissioner had his political friends out in full force, too, namely co-host and former mayor Michael Bloomberg, who sparked further gossip of Mr. Kelly’s own potential run for mayor next year.

Ray Kelly and Carolina Herrera. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

Ray Kelly and Carolina Herrera. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

The potential next mayor of New York later to took the drum set to show off his performance chops for the crowd full of New York luminaries.

Ray Kelly showed off his musical side. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

Ray Kelly showed off his musical side. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

Big names in politics were accompanied at the party by A-listers in fashion, business and entertainment. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance and political consultant Howard Wolfson were there, along with Ronald Perelman and Lorne Michaels.

New York Observer owner Jared Kushner and wife Ivanka Trump were also in attendance.

Michael Bloomberg, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)

Michael Bloomberg, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner. (Photo: Flickr/Michael Bloomberg)