The first trailer has debuted for Joe vs. Carole, the upcoming limited series based on the Wondery podcast Joe Exotic by Robert Moor which tells the story of the fierce rivalry between big cat enthusiast Carole Baskin (Kate McKinnon) and the infamous exotic zookeeper Joe “Exotic” Schreibvogel (John Cameron Mitchell). Watch it below…
Based on the Wondery podcast “Joe Exotic,” hosted and reported by Robert Moor, the limited series will center on Carole Baskin, a big cat enthusiast, who learns that fellow exotic animal lover Joe “Exotic” Schreibvogel is breeding and using his big cats for profit. She sets out to shut down his venture, inciting a quickly escalating rivalry. But Carole has a checkered past of her own and when the claws come out, Joe will stop at nothing to expose what he sees as her hypocrisy. The results prove dangerous.
Along with Kate McKinnon and John Cameron Mitchell, the series features a cast that includes Kyle MacLachlan, Brian Van Holt, Sam Keeley, Nat Wolf, Marlo Kelly, William Fichtner, Dean Winters, and David Wenham.
Joe vs Carole is available to stream on Peacock from March 3rd in the US, and March 4th in the UK.