Nicolas Cage is to star as Joe Exotic in a new eight part series on the Tiger King following the success of Netflix’s hit show.
The series is based on the article, Joe Exotic: A Dark Journey Into the World of a Man Gone Wild
The upcoming series is to be produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS, reports Variety
The show will explore how Joe Schreibvogel of Kansas transformed into larger than life exotic zookeeper Joe Exotic.
The Cage fronted seres will also chart Exotic’s endless battles to keep his wildlife park open.
It is set to be the first television role in Cage’s career.