A New Tiger King Series Is Coming to NBCU


Tiger King was easily one of the weirdest parts of the pandemic. It matched the level of confusion and calamity we were all experiencing. Netflix did an excellent job understanding the hell we were in. Well, NBCU doesn't want you to forget the absolutely nonsense that was Joe Exotic and putting together a show based on him. John Cameron Mitchell has been cast to play the larger-than-life tiger wrangler alongside Kate McKinnon in their new series and I don't think it gets much better than that. JCM has a lot of similarities to Joe Exotic as he grew up queer in the south and Kate McKinnon is Kate McKinnon. There's no way this won't be spot on. More below.