Enquirer/Star Group Inc. has formed a new TV and radio development division to expand its involvement in those media.
Mike Walker, gossip editor for the National Enquirer, has been named exec VP of the new division, which intends to develop projects for broadcast TV, cable and radio. He’ll also continue to be involved in a gossip show airing on cable network E! Entertainment Television.
Enquirer/Star Group also includes Weekly World News, which is currently being adapted by Brandon Tartikoff’s Moving Target Prods. as a special/backdoor series pilot for CBS. The group also publishes Soap Opera magazine and Country Weekly.