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Kate McKinnon Says You'll Look at Carole Baskin and Joe Exotic Differently After Joe vs. Carole

Kate McKinnon, Kyle MacLachlan and John Cameron Mitchell told E! News' Daily Pop all about the new Tiger King-inspired series Joe vs. Carole. Watch.

March 3, 2022

See the Joe vs. Carole Actors vs. the Real-Life Tiger King Stars

Get a closer look at the Joe vs. Carole stars' shocking transformations into the real people from Tiger King, plus everything you need to know about Peacock's new miniseries.

March 3, 2022

The Tiger King Meets His Match in New JOE vs CAROLE Trailer

Take a walk on the wild side! See John Cameron Mitchell and Kate McKinnon as Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin in the trailer for Peacock's JOE vs CAROLE ahead of its March 3 premiere.

February 3, 2022

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Tiger King's Joe Exotic Resentenced to 21 Years in Prison in Murder-for-Hire Case

On Jan. 28, a judge resentenced Tiger King's Joe Exotic to 21 years in prison for his role in a murder-for-hire plot. Read all the details on his punishment.

January 28, 2022

All You Cool Cats and Kittens Can't Miss the Jaw-Dropping First Joe vs. Carole Trailer

John Cameron Mitchell and Kate McKinnon transform into Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin for Peacock's new series Joe vs. Carole. See the trailer here!

January 21, 2022

Tiger King's Jeff Johnson Dead by Suicide at 58

Former reptile dealer Jeff Johnson made a brief appearance on season one, episode four of Tiger King.

November 22, 2021

Tiger King's Carole Baskin Responds to Claim That Husband Don Lewis May Be Alive

A key element regarding the mysterious disappearance of Carole Baskin's husband Don Lewis was uncovered in Tiger King 2. Find out what she said about it.

November 20, 2021

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Why Carole Baskin Is Still Going to Watch Netflix's Tiger King 2 Amid Lawsuit

In an exclusive chat with E! News, Carole Baskin discussed trusting Discovery+ with her new docuseries, her frustrations with Netflix's Tiger King and more.

November 13, 2021

Tiger King's Joe Exotic Reveals "Aggressive Cancer" Diagnosis

Tiger King star Joe Exotic shared a handwritten letter from prison, telling his fans that his prostate biopsy came back with an aggressive cancer.

November 3, 2021

Tiger King 2 Revisits Death of Carole Baskin's Husband in Dramatic Trailer

Lions and tigers and...murder?! Oh my! Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin are back in Tiger King 2, premiering Nov. 17 on Netflix. Watch the jaw-dropping trailer.

October 27, 2021

Tiger King Zookeeper Erik Cowie's Cause of Death Revealed

A month after the death of 52-year-old Erik Cowie, who rose to fame in Netflix's Tiger King series, a medical examiner has ruled on the cause and manner of his sudden passing.

October 19, 2021

Kate McKinnon Makes for a Purr-fect Carole Baskin in First Photos From Tiger King Miniseries

Carole Baskin, is that you? Kate McKinnon was spotted (in a little leopard print nonetheless) stepping into her role as the as big cat enthusiast for the Peacock miniseries.

October 8, 2021

Tiger King 2 Is Coming Soon for All You Cool Cats and Kittens

Get ready for a new onslaught of memes, as Netflix announced Tiger King 2 is set to revisit the series that centered on Joe Exotic. Find out when we can expect season two.

September 23, 2021

Tiger King's Erik Cowie Found Dead in NYC

Zookeeper Erik Cowie, who appeared in Netflix's Tiger King, has passed away at the age of 52.

September 7, 2021

Nicolas Cage Reveals Why He Exited Amazon's Joe Exotic-Inspired Series

Brace yourselves, all you cool cats and kittens, as Nicolas Cage explained why he is no longer playing Tiger King breakout Joe Exotic in a planned Amazon series.

July 14, 2021

Here's Who Will Replace Dennis Quaid as Rick Kirkham in Peacock's Joe Exotic Series

On Thursday, July 1, Peacock revealed that Dennis Quaid, who was set to play producer Rick Kirkham, has departed its Joe Exotic limited series. Here's everything we know.

July 1, 2021

Tiger King's Jeff Lowe and His Wife Arrested for DUI

Tiger King star Jeff Lowe, who is the current owner of Joe Exotic's former zoo, was arrested alongside his wife Lauren in Oklahoma City for driving under the influence.

June 5, 2021

Meet the Actors Playing Joe Exotic's Husbands in the Upcoming Peacock Series

Peacock has cast two actors to play Joe Exotic's husbands in the new series starring John Cameron Mitchell and Kate McKinnon.

June 1, 2021

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John Cameron Mitchell Teases How the Joe Exotic Miniseries Differs From Netflix's Docu-Series

In an exclusive chat with E! News, Shrill star John Cameron Mitchell discussed his role in UCP's Joe Exotic miniseries.

May 5, 2021

The Tiger King Miniseries Found a Perfect Joe Exotic

John Cameron Mitchell will take on the role of Joe Exotic and face off against Kate McKinnon as Carole Baskin in the upcoming UCP miniseries.

April 19, 2021

Tiger King's Dillon Passage Announces Divorce From Joe Exotic

Tiger King star Joe Exotic's troubles just went from bad to worse. Fourth husband Dillon Passage has announced their divorce, calling the decision something "neither of us were expecting."

March 26, 2021

So, Remember When We Were All Obsessed With Tiger King?

Netflix's wild docu-series about zookeeper and convicted felon Joe Exotic and his rival Carol Baskin debuted one year ago today, turning us all into cool cats and kittens.

March 20, 2021