FOX to air special about ‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic

FOX to air special about ‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic
Former Oklahoma wildlife refuge owner Joseph Maldonado-Passage, 57, was sentenced Jan. 22, 2020, to 22 years in federal prison for plotting to kill Carole Baskin, right, a Tampa-based animal rights activist. Maldonado-Passage's feud with Baskin, his crimes and his career exploits are the subjects of a wildly popular Netflix limited series, "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness." (Netflix/Netflix)

FOX will air a special Monday produced by TMZ about “Tiger King” Joe Exotic.

The former Oklahoma zookeeper, gubernatorial and presidential candidate is the focus of the recent Netflix docuseries, “Tiger King.” He is now serving a 22-year sentence in prison for convictions related to animal abuse and murder-for-hire.

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The new special is set to air April 13 at 8 p.m. CT and will feature new interviews and previously unseen footage.

The hourlong special will explore “outstanding questions about whether or not Joe Exotic is guilty," according to Fox News.