Nicolas Cage will star in a scripted TV arrangement about flashy “Tiger King” animal handler Joe Exotic.
The Oscar-winning US entertainer will likewise official produce the show dependent on a magazine article about Exotic, who recently shot to fame as the subject of a wildly popular docuseries.
The strange story of Exotic — a gay, mullet-wearing private zoo proprietor now in jail for homicide for-employ — turned into US cultural phenomenon following the arrival of a Netflix docuseris.
“Tiger King” was watched a reported 34 million times in just 10 days following its release in March.
Cage’s arrangement will be his first significant raid into TV and is the second scripted demonstrate known to be in progress about Exotic, whose genuine name is Joseph Maldonado-Passage.