Nicolas Cage to star as Joe Exotic in limited TV series
May 3, 2020
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Joe Exotic phenomenon keeps growing, with Nicolas Cage to star in a TV miniseries about the colorful wild animal owner made famous by the "Tiger King" docuseries.
The TV series is the first for Cage, who has played a range of characters in movies including "Leaving Las Vegas," for which he won an Oscar, "Moonstruck" and "National Treasure."
Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television Studios are among the producers of the limited, eight-part project.
It will explore how Joe Shreibvogel became Joe Exotic and detail his effort to keep his Oklahoma zoo open "even at...