The entire world appears to be binge-watching Netflix’s Tiger King right now, and that goes for celebrities, too. Having dropped on the streaming service in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, viewers quickly became hooked on the story of Joe Exotic and his vicious rivalry with Big Cat Rescue’s Carole Baskin.
If you’ve already become hooked on Tiger King, it probably won’t surprise you to learn that celebs including Chrissy Teigen, Cardi B, and Jared Leto are also addicted to the documentary series. Join us as we round up some of the best celebrity reactions to Tiger King so far.
It appears as though John Legend’s other half is ready to cast their son, Miles, as Joe Exotic in a future incarnation of the Tiger King tale, and we’re here for it.
He’s not wrong.
Cardi B revealed her Tiger King obsession to fans in real time. By the end of the series, she was fully on Team Joe Exotic, and ready to throw her money behind getting the Tiger King released from jail (probably).
Actor and musician Jared Leto has already been cosplaying at home as Joe Exotic, so we may as well consider this his audition for the movie adaptation.
If there was ever an appropriate reaction to Tiger King in GIF form, this is it.
Dax Shepard and Edward Norton
Kristen Bell’s husband has already been mentioned as the perfect casting choice for the role of Joe Exotic, or Joe’s husband, John Finlay. However, Edward Norton appears to have some thoughts of his own about who should play Joe.
Kim Kardashian West
This would make for the perfect reality TV crossover, just sayin’.
The Game of Thrones star had some relatable thoughts while watching Tiger King.
Bryce Dallas Howard and Jessica Chastain
We’d love to see both of these actresses in a Tiger King adaptation on the big screen, and their hilarious rivalry is already next level.
The “Malibu” singer cut her bangs at home during the pandemic, and joked to her hairstylist that she looked like Joe Exotic.