Nicolas Cage cast as Big Cat Eccentric, “Tiger King’s” Joe Exotic

May 4, 2020

Nicolas Cage has been cast as Joe “Exotic” Schreibvogel in what will be his first television role, as announced in an exclusive scoop by Variety. The series is set to be eight episodes long and will delve into the rise and fall of Joe Exotic, the boss of a controversial Oklahoma animal park. This follows the success of Netflix’s documentary series ‘Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,’ which Variety reported has garnered over 34 million viewers since its March 2020 release. At current there is no scheduled release date for the series, which is being produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios.

Source: Variety