Nicolas Cage Playing 'Tiger King' Joe Exotic in Scripted Television Series


Good news, if you're a fan of the Netflix documentary 'Tiger King'

It looks like we're getting a 'Tiger King' show and Nicolas Cage will be playing Joe Schreibvogel, aka Joe Exotic! According to Variety:

“The story centers around Joe Schreibvogel, a.k.a Joe Exotic, an eccentric, exotic zookeeper in Oklahoma who fights to keep his park even at the risk of losing his sanity. The series will live in the lion’s den with Joe, explore how he became Joe Exotic, and how he lost himself to a character of his own creation.”

There will be 8 episodes of the series and they will be produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios. This television series will be Nicolas Cage's first headlining television series of his career!

As of right now, there hasn't been a date announced, but the moment we get word or photos, you know we'll be sharing that with you!