The official trailer for “Joe Vs. Carole ”, a new, upcoming Peacock miniseries starring John Cameron Mitchell (Shrill, Hedwig and the Angry Inch) as an exotic animal enthusiast / zoo keeper / personality Joe“ Exotic ”Schreibvogel and SNL star Kate McKinnon as a great activist Carole Baskin.
The streaming series is based on the 2020 Wondery podcast about the true story of the crime of Joe Exotic (known as the Tiger King) and his enemy Carole Baskin, which was the subject of a popular Netflix documentary 2020 and other countless podcasts and news.
The limited edition Peacock, created and written by Ethan Frankel (Shameless), describes a fierce and increasingly destructive quarrel between Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin.
The cast also includes Kyle MacLachlan, Dean Winters, Brian Van Holt, William Fichtner, Nat Wolff and others.
Joe Vs. Carole Season 1 plot
JOE vs CAROLE is a screenplay adaptation of the 2020 Wondery podcast “Joe Exotic: Tiger King,” hosted and reported by Robert Moor. The limited series will focus on Carole Baskin, a big cat lover, who learns that fellow exotic animal lover Joe “Exotic” Schreibvogel breeds and uses his big cats for profit. She intends to end his venture, fomenting a rapidly escalating rivalry. But Carole has her own checkered past and when the claws are thrown out, Joe won’t stop at anything to expose what he sees as her hypocrisy. The results are dangerous.
Watch Joe Vs. Carole series from March 3, 2022 (United States) on the Peacock Television network. Season 1 has 8 episodes with first episode titled Unwanted Animals.
Joe Vs. Carole series cast and characters
- John Cameron Mitchell as Joe Exotic
- Kate McKinnon as Carole Baskin
- Kyle MacLachlan as Howard Baskin
- Dean Winters as Jeff Lowe
- Brian Van Holt as John Reinke
- William Fichtner as Rick Kirkham
- Nat Wolff as Travis Maldonado
- Sam Keeley as John Finlay
- Lex Mayson as Kelci “Saff” Saffery
- Joel Marsh Garland as James Garretson
- Marlo Kelly as Jamie Murdock
- Aliandra Calabrese as Lauren Lowe
- Jack Scott as Joshua Dial
- Will McNeill as Tyler
- Jenna Owen as Amber
- Nic English as Brian Rhyne
- Benedict Hardie as Agent Thomas
- Shareena Clanton as Susan
- Alexandra Jensen as Chealsi
- Anthony Sharpe as Erik Cowie
MORE TV SHOW NEWS: The Last Days of Ptolemy Gray TV Series with Samuel L. Jackson