Nicolas Cage to play "Tiger King's" Joe Exotic

Tiger King fans, rejoice!

Variety reported that the hit Netflix documentary series will be developed into a CBS mini-series with Nicolas Cage as the Tiger King.

This will be Cage's first television role.  The eight episode series will be produced by Imagine Television Studios and CBS Television studios and based on the Texas Monthly article “Joe Exotic: A Dark Journey Into the World of a Man Gone Wild,” by Leif Reigstad.

The show will center around Joe Schreibvogel, a.k.a Joe Exotic, an eccentric zookeeper in Oklahoma. 

“Tiger King” arrived on Netflix on March 20 and quickly became a media sensation drawing in millions, with David Spade as a fan favorite to play Joe Exotic.

So, Nicolas Cage as the Tiger King? - What do ya think??