‘Tiger King’ followers know all too effectively what occurred to Joe Unique on the finish of the Netflix docuseries, however the place did the remainder of the present’s large cat lovers find yourself? Discover out their fates right here!
Hey all you cool cats and kittens! Netflix’s new docuseries, Tiger King: Homicide, Mayhem and Insanity, has captivated audiences with its sheer madness, its huge twists, and stunning depiction of the members of the large cat group. Followers are obsessive about the present’s trippy solid of characters, from G.W. Zoo proprietor Joe Unique, to his foil, animal activist Carole Baskin — who’s the topic of a bit of controversy of her personal. Because the present’s topics proceed to talk out about their depictions within the collection, let’s discover out extra about the place they’re at this time:
On the finish of Tiger King, which takes place in January 2020, Joe Unique — actual title Joseph Maldonado-Passage — was sentenced to 22 years in jail for his half in a murder-for-hire plot in opposition to his nemesis Carole. He filed a lawsuit in opposition to the U.S. Federal Wildlife Service and the U.S. Division of Inside in March 2020 looking for practically $94 million in damages. He claimed hat his conviction was primarily based on false testimony, that he was allegedly focused for being “an brazenly homosexual male with the most important assortment of generic tigers and cross breeds,” in response to the Related Press. As for the bleached mullet… no concept if that’s nonetheless occurring.
Joe remains to be married to Dillon Passage, who instructed Andy Cohen in an April 1 radio interview that they have been nonetheless very a lot in love. He additionally revealed that Joe had been positioned in COVID-19 isolation after being moved to a brand new jail; the earlier facility had confirmed coronavirus circumstances.
Carole nonetheless operates her Tampa-based non-profit unique cat sanctuary, Huge Cat Rescue, and denies all involvement within the 1997 disappearance of her first husband, Don Lewis. That particularly consists of denying hypothesis that she allegedly fed him to her tigers. She launched a press release relating to Tiger King, writing, “The collection presents this with none regard for the reality or usually even giving me a chance earlier than publication to rebut the absurd claims. They didn’t care about reality. The unsavory lies are higher for getting viewers.
“There isn’t any brief, easy solution to refute so many lies,” she continued. “When you do need to know the reality, it requires understanding the historical past of occasions within the years earlier than my husband’s disappearance and the roles and behaviors of the folks interviewed within the collection, which I’ve tried to do as concisely as I can under however nonetheless requires just a few pages.” Learn her full assertion HERE. Saturday Night time Stay star Kate McKinnon is slated to play Carole in an upcoming Tiger King-based collection.
To meet up with everybody from the Tiger King solid, together with Doc Antle, Jeff Lowe, and Rick Kirkham, scroll by the gallery above. Tiger King: Homicide, Mayhem and Insanity is presently streaming on Netflix.