Nicolas Cage is going to portray the character of Joe Exotic in a upcoming scripted series based on the Tiger King documentaries.
The movie will be based on a Texas Monthly article titled Joe Exotic: A Dark Journey Into the World of a Man Gone Wild, by Leif Reigstad. The move is acproject from American Vandal showrunner Dan Lagana along with Paul Young
The series is believed to have a total of eight episodes.
The role marks the first regular television role of Cage’s career.The actor has long been lauded for his film work. Cage is known for his starring roles in films like ‘Moonstruck’, ‘Raising Arizona’, ‘Face/Off’, and the ‘National Treasure’ and ‘Ghost Rider’ movies.