Schmooze: May 12, 2014


Schmooze: May 12, 2014

(From left) Peter Naylor, senior VP of sales, Hulu; 'Saturday Night Live' and 'The Awesomes' star Cecily Strong (who hosted the event); Mike Hopkins, CEO, Hulu; and Craig Erwich, senior VP, head of content, Hulu, at the Hulu Upfront at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York on April 30. Credit: Hulu/Michael Loccisano

(From left) 'Wander Over Yonder' creator and executive producer Craig McCracken; 'Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero' creator/executive producer Sam Levine; 'Phineas and Ferb' creator and executive producer Dan Povenmire; Lisa Salamone-Smith, senior VP, production, Disney Television Animation; Eric Coleman, senior VP, original series, Disney Television Animation; 'Star and the Forces of Evil' creator and executive producer Daron Nefcy; and Gary Marsh, president and CCO, Disney Channels Worldwide, at the Disney Television Animation hosted ”Man Vs. Machine: The Robot Show!” art gallery at studio headquarters in Glendale, Calif. on April 29. Credit: Disney Channel/Rick Rowell

'The View' host Barbara Walters attends the Time 100 Gala honoring the magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York in April 29. Credit: Corredor/MPI/Picturegroup

(From left) 'Downton Abbey' stars Robert James-Collier, Sophie McShera, executive producer and writer Julian Fellowes, Phyllis Logan, executive producer Gareth Neame, and Joanne Froggatt, at the Television Academy’s “An Afternoon with 'Downton Abbey'” panel at Paramount Studios on May 3 in Los Angeles. Credit: Matt Sayles/Invision for Television Academy/AP Image

(From left) 'Politics Nation with Al Sharpton' host Al Sharpton, Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawk Richard Sherman, and Phil Griffin, president, MSNBC, at the MSNBC White House Correspondents’ Dinner after party held at the National Building Museum in Washington D.C. on May 3. Credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for MSNBC

(From left) Doug Vaughan, executive VP, special programs and late night, NBC Entertainment; Paul Telegdy, president, alternative and late night programming, NBC Entertainment; Bob Greenblatt, chairman, NBC Entertainment; former Tonight Show host Jay Leno; Ted Harbert, chairman, NBC Broadcasting, NBCUniversal; Steve Burke, CEO, NBCUniversal; and Ron Meyer, vice chairman, NBCUniversal, at the “Jay Leno Lane” street dedication at Universal Studios lot in Universal City on April 30. Cr: Paul Drinkwater/NBC

Morgan Spurlock, filmmaker and CNN host, at the 2014 AOL NewFronts at Duggal Greenhouse in New York on April 29. Spurlock is one of the producers of AOL’s upcoming long-form series 'Connected.' Credit: HP/Starlite/Picturegroup

Rupert Murdoch, chairman and CEO of 21st Century Fox and executive chairman of News Corp., gives the opening keynote address at AHAA: The Voice of Hispanic Marketing’s “Thinking Under the Influence” conference at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach, Fla., on April 28. Credit: AHAA

The Weather Channel’s 'AMHQ' host Sam Champion (right) with his husband Rubem Robierb accepts the Visibility Award at the Human Rights Campaign’s annual Atlanta gala dinner at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta on May 3. Credit: Human Rights Campaign

John Lazarus (second from left), former executive of ABC Sports, Fox and Major League Baseball; and his sons (from left) Mark, chairman, NBC Sports Group; Craig, VP, ESPN production; and Peter, senior VP, entertainment advertising sales, NBCUniversal. All four were honored at the UJA-Federation of New York’s Sports for Youth Award Luncheon on May 6 at New York’s Roosevelt Hotel. Credit: UJA-Federation of New York