Netflix presents a very special after-show hosted by Tiger King superfan Joel McHale, featuring brand new interviews with John Reinke, Joshua Dial, John Finlay, Saff, Erik Cowie, Rick Kirkman, and Jeff and Lauren Lowe. ‘The Tiger King And I’ commences April 12.
‘The Tiger King’ is the documentary series everyone is talking about, so naturally it’s got its fair share of celebrity enthusiasts, not least of whom is Joel McHale, best known for his starring role in ‘Community’, as well as ‘The Joel McHale Show’, and a recurring feature role as Chris, the realtor arch nemesis of The Hammonds’, in everyone’s favourite zombie series, the sadly departed ‘The Santa Clarita Diet’.
The Tiger King and I — a Tiger King after show hosted by Joel McHale and featuring brand new interviews with John Reinke, Joshua Dial, John Finlay, Saff, Erik Cowie, Rick Kirkman, and Jeff and Lauren Lowe — will premiere April 12 pic.twitter.com/8fbbNdaiDA
— Netflix (@netflix) April 9, 2020
Joel interviews many of the main subjects from the series about their reactions to the show, as they bring fans deeper into the bizarre and amazing world of ‘Tiger King‘. The colourful cast of characters will have a chance to tell their story directly, giving us inside info, opinions, and insight into the controversial, captivating series that has become a global sensation.
Executive producers of ‘The Tiger King and I’ are Joel Gallen and Rick Austin of Tenth Planet Productions, who most recently produced the IHeart Living Room Concert for America on Fox where Elton John hosted the show from his kitchen; Joel McHale (Community, The Soup, The Joel McHale Show and will be voicing Johnny Cage in the upcoming Mortal Kombat); Boyd Vico (Carole’s Second Act, The Joel McHale Show); and Brad Stevens (Happy Together, The Joel McHale Show).