Joe Exotic has made his preferences clear— he wants either brad Pitt or David Spade to play him in any future on-screen projects.
The central character of Netflix’s true-crime series, Tiger King, wants either Brad Pitt or David Spade to play in any future projects that are based on his story. Though, the only actor who is currently attached to a project is Kate McKinnon.
- ‘Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness’ has become one of the most talked about series of Netflix.
- The central character, Joe Exotic, is serving a 22-year sentence in a Texas prison.
- Joe Exotic prefers either Brad Pitt of David Spade to play his part in any future on-screen adaptions.
Joe Exotic prefers Brad Pitt or David Spade to play on-screen adaption of Tiger King
With the popularity of the Netflix series, ‘Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness‘, it has become the talk of the town. It seems, Joe Exotic, who is the central figure of the true-crime series, has already envisioned future adaptions. In fact, he has suggested Brad Pitt or David Spade for the role of ‘Tiger King’.
Not only this, but Joe Exotic also referred David Spade as ‘Joe Dirt‘ who is his character from the 2001 comedy movie of the same name. Speaking to the Hollywood Reporter, Rebecca Chaiklin who is one of the Netflix series’ directors revealed these suggestions that Joe Exotic made.
Behind The Bars But In Everyone’s Mind
Currently, Tiger King’s central character Joe Exotic (Joseph Maldonado-Passage) is serving a 22-year sentence in a Texas prison for attempting murder for hire. Inspite of his criminal background, Joe Exotic is now a popular figure thanks to the Netflix series. The Guardian describes him as the “mullet-wearing, gay, polyamorous exotic animal owner from rural Oklahoma (who has) become TV’s biggest talked about gay star”.
As of now, there are no Hollywood movie adaptions in the pipeline for Tiger King. But there is talk of a TV series based on Joe Exotic and it stars Kate McKinnon.
Have you watched the Joe Exotic Netflix series? If there ever is a movie adaption of Tiger King, who would like to play his role— Brad Pitt, David Spade or some other actor? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.
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