After the Tiger King phenomena swept through the homes of quarantined Netflix viewers, and series based on Joe Exotic is coming to life. Who will play Joe Exotic? None other than Nicholas Cage.
Based on a Texas Monthly magazine article, Joe Exotic: A Dark Journey Into the World of a Man Gone Wild. The series will be eight episodes long and Nicolas Cages' first TV role in 5 years. Produced by CBS TV Studios and Imagine Entertainment, the show will air on Amazon Prime Video
Cage's massive resume includes: Face/Off, Leaving Las Vegas, The Rock, Next, Ghost Rider, National Treasure, The Wicker Man, and many more.
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Tiger King has been Netflix's biggest phenomenon of 2020. Watched by over 34 Million Viewers, it is easily one of the biggest docuseries of all time. The series took over the internet in early 2020. Joe Exotic, currently in prison, is using the documentary as leverage to possibly get out of jail. Carole Baskin, owner of big cat rescue, is about to be on Dancing With The Stars. The rest of Joe Exotic's zoo crew have gotten sponsorship and appearance deals. The series caused the internet to go into a frenzy with memes, theories, and more.
The Amazon series currently has no release date.
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