Entertainment Tiger King’s Dillon Passage Says New Episode Is ‘Kind of Like a Reunion’
'Tiger King's Joe Exotic Quarantined as Precaution After Being Transferred to New Federal Prison
The incarcerated former zookeeper is being quarantined behind bars for 14 days as a precaution amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.ET has learned that Exotic -- whose real name is Joseph Maldonado-Passage -- was transferred from a county jail, where he was being held since his sentencing in January, to a federal prison in Fort Worth, Texas.
Cool cats and kittens reunite!weighed in on the upcoming new episode of and revealed if he’d be featured in it.
“No, I’m not actually,” Passage, who is married to the docuseries’ lead,, told on the Monday, April 6, episode of , about his participation in the upcoming follow-up episode.
The new installment of the hit Netflix true-crime documentary will not be like anything fans have previously seen.
“It’s going to be, like, a live-based episode, I believe,” the 24-year-old star explained. “Kind of like a reunion. But, no, Netflix didn’t contact me to be a part of that.”
17 explosive things we learned from Andy Cohen’s interview with Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage
Dillon Passage, a 24-year-old hotel bartender, led a simple life of drinking White Claw cans and lounging around on hammocks in the sun before he met Tiger King star Joe Exotic. Now he has radio host Andy Cohen asking whether he’s a top or a bottom. Information around Passage wasn’t too well known about him as, unfortunately, the Netflix docu-series around his husband, for some strange reason, only gives the information about him that’s actually relevant to the story.
As for what viewers can expect from the upcoming episode, Passage admitted that he’s “not sure completely on the details,” noting he only briefly talked to a producer about it.
“I was kind of curious,” he revealed after learning that the streaming service was planning to drop something new.
Fans and Passage will have to wait and see if the latest Tiger King episode includes Exotic’s arch-enemy, Carole Baskin.
“Oh, I have no idea,” Passage said of whether or not the animal activist would appear on the update episode. “It’s more like a talent interview.”
was the first Tiger King star to for the docuseries.
Lowe, who currently owns and operates Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park in Oklahoma, after Exotic, his business partner, was sentenced to 22 years in prison for hiring a hitman to kill Baskin and 17 charges of animal abuse, announced on Saturday, April 2, that fans would be getting a treat very soon.
‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic Speaks from Prison: ‘I’m Done with the Carole Baskin Saga’
Joseph Maldonado-Passage, aka Joe Exotic, isn’t done with his on-camera attention just yet. The subject of Netflix’s true crime docuseries “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness” has become an overnight celebrity since the show premiered last month. Based on the platform’s Top 10 most popular section, “Tiger King” has now reigned as the most watched program on Netflix for 12 consecutive days.“You know it would be nice if I could actually see me being famous out there but I’ve seen these same four walls for a year and a half now,” Maldonado-Passage said, speaking from prison in an interview with Netflix that was conducted March 22.
“Netflix is adding one more episode, we’ll be on next week,” the animal park owner told Los Angeles Dodgers player Justin Turner and his wife, Kourtney Turner, via a video message, after the baseball player’s wife talked about the show on her “” podcast.
“We’re filming here tomorrow,” Lowe added. “Take care, stay safe and put your mask on.”
Tiger King tells the story of Exotic, a zookeeper, and his longstanding feud with Big Cat Rescue CEO Baskin.
The success of the series has alsoinvolving Baskin’s millionaire ex-husband John “Don” Lewis. Since the release of the docuseries, Florida sheriff Chad Chronister has called for any new leads regarding his 1997 disappearance — and, as Exotic claimed, possible death at the hands of his ex.
“Carole is guilty, in my opinion,” Lowe told Us Weekly exclusively on March 30. “Don was already trying to plan his exit and was trying to find a way to keep his money if he was going to divorce her.”
He added: “Joe had a whole file cabinet in the office full of all the paperwork proving it way more than the documentary showed. He has handwriting analysis, Carole’s diary, just tons of stuff that pointed to her guilt.” Baskin has denied the claims.
Tiger King is currently streaming on Netflix.
Tiger King's Carole Baskin on Being Duped Into Interview: 'I Appreciate Their Cleverness' .
In a statement, the Big Cat Rescue owner said the prank gave her a "very welcome good laugh"After being duped into giving her first virtual sit-down since the premiere of Netflix's Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness, Baskin released a statement about the prank.
Dillon Passage: Extra 'Tiger King' episode will be like a reunion
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