The Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park in Oklahoma, made famous in the Netflix documentary series 'Tiger King', has been closed for good.
Don Lewis, who married Baskin in 1991, was last seen leaving his Tampa, Florida. home on 18 August, 1997.
The will of Baskin's missing husband is "100 percent a forgery," Hillsborough County, Fla., Sheriff Chad Chronister says.
Score one for team Big Cat Rescue. A federal judge granted Carole Baskin control of the zoo formerly owned by Joseph Maldonado-Passage, also known as Joe Exotic from Netflix's "Tiger King." "The Courthouse News" reports that Baskin and Big Cat Rescue will soon have full control over Exotic's former zoo properties in Oklahoma. The imprisoned […]
Nicolas Cage is to play Joe Exotic, the flamboyant zoo owner and big cat enthusiast at the centre of Netflix hit 'Tiger King', in a new drama miniseries.
Anyone obsessing over the world of Joe Exotic will be able to get another dose of the unique story.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he’d “take a look” at fulfilling “Tiger King” star Joe Exotic’s request for a presidential pardon.Trump was asked about it by a reporter at Wednesday’s coronavirus briefing at the White House. Trump admitted that he hadn’t seen the show and knew nothing of the exotic animal zoo owner’s situation, but he said he would “take a look.”The exchange comes a few days after the president’s son, Donald Trump Jr., jokingly said in an interview on SiriusXM’s “Jim Norton and Sam Roberts” show that he would lobby for a pardon for the exotic animal zoo owner.Watch video of the exchange below.A reporter just asked if Trump would pardon Joe Exotic from Tiger King and Trump said, "I will take a look." pic.twitter.com/f0c0R8QmDy— Caleb Hull (@CalebJHull) April 8, 2020Also Read: 'Tiger King' Tops 'Stranger Things 2' in First 10-Day Viewership With 34 Million Viewers, Nielsen SaysJoseph “Joe Exotic” Maldonado-Passage is currently serving a 22-year prison sentence for hiring a hitman to murder big cat conservationist Carole Baskin. He was recently featured in the Netflix docuseries “Tiger King,” which premiered last month and became an instant sensation, racking up more than 34 million views in its first 10 days on the platform.In the weeks since, Maldonado-Passage has been the subject of a number of media interviews in which he’s advocated for a presidential pardon, maintaining his innocence in the case that put him in prison.Read original story Trump Says He’ll ‘Take a Look’ at Pardoning ‘Tiger King’ Star Joe Exotic At TheWrap
Investigation Discovery is jumping on the "Tiger King" phenomenon, greenlighting a new program that it bills as the "definitive sequel" to the hit Netflix docuseries. "Investigating the Strange World of Joe Exotic" will examine the life of Joseph "Joe Exotic" Maldonado-Passage and explore his rival, Carole Baskin, whom Maldonado-Passage has accused of killing her first […]
Joe Exotic has told Tiger King's directors who should play him in a movie, and one of his suggestions makes a lot of sense.
Filmmakers of the hit Netflix documentary defend 'Tiger King' after complaints from some of the participants.
Almost 20 years before the Netflix documentary, the animal trainer was part of another iconic pop culture moment.
(Warning: Spoilers ahead. Do not watch if you haven't seen all seven episodes of Netflix's "Tiger King.") Like a stealthy tiger padding through the jungle, no one saw Netflix's "Tiger King" coming until it was too late to un-see the questionable conditions the animals were kept in, and the questionable taste in tattoos of nearly […]