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National Enquirer TV

National Enquirer TV was a 30 minute newsmagazine show starring National Enquirer magazine columnist Mike Walker. The show debuted on August 30, 1999 in many markets.

National Enquirer TV
Also known as ''National Enquirer's Uncovered (season 2)
Genre Infotainment
Created by TBA
Presented by Mike Walker
Susan Campos (first half of Season 1)
James Hill (second half of Season 1)
Jack Maxwell (Season 2)
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
No. of episodes TBA
Production
Executive producer(s) Dennis Bogorad
David Wyler
Producer(s) TBA
Running time 30 min
Production company(s) Bogorad/Wyler Productions
MGM Television
Release
Original network Syndication
Original release August 30, 1999 (1999-08-30) – July 6, 2001 (2001-07-06)

In season 1, Mike's co host in the first half was former KABC morning anchor Susan Campos. In the 2nd half of the 1st season, Campos was joined by current WOLO anchor James Hill.[dead link]

In season 2, National Enquirer TV changed its name to National Enquirer's Uncovered, and the show's host was former Sunset Beach actor Jack Maxwell. On the show, every episode includes Walker's Planet Gossip with its daily dish on the day's news. Walker always ends his commentary with "And now you know it all, almost!"

The show's last first-run episode was aired on July 6, 2001.

In popular cultureEdit

The television series SCTV predicted National Enquirer TV in a 1983 skit focusing on an episode of 'National Midnight Star TV' which tackled many of the same stories. This was 16 years before National Enquirer launched the television show.

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