The bonus episode of the hit Netflix series Tiger King is premiering on April 12. Entitled The Tiger King and I, the special was first announced by Jeff Lowe last week and officially confirmed by Netflix on Twitter.
The after show will be hosted by Community star Joel McHale, and while Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin won’t be making appearances, the episode is set to feature brand new interviews with major characters involved in the saga. Former G.W. Zoo Manager John Reinke, former campaign manager Joshua Dial, Exotic’s ex-husband John Finlay, former G.W. Zoo crew Saff, former G.W. Zoo Head Zookeeper Erik Cowie, producer Rick Kirkman, and Jeff and Lauren Lowe will be speaking about their lives following the release of the Netflix docuseries.
Take a look at Netflix’s teaser below. The Tiger King and I premieres April 12 exclusively on Netflix.
In related news, a followup Tiger King docuseries is coming to Investigation Discovery.
The Tiger King and I — a Tiger King after show hosted by Joel McHale and featuring brand new interviews with John Reinke, Joshua Dial, John Finlay, Saff, Erik Cowie, Rick Kirkman, and Jeff and Lauren Lowe — will premiere April 12 pic.twitter.com/8fbbNdaiDA
— Netflix (@netflix) April 9, 2020