Well, just as we thought the Joe Exotic phase was over, Carole Baskin joins Dancing With The Stars, and now Nicolas Cage has agreed to a deal with Amazon Prime.

Nic Cage has signed a deal with Amazon Prime to star in an 8-episode scripted drama centered around the GW Zoo. Joe Exotic will be played by Nicolas Cage.

The role will be Cage's first TV role in his five-decade acting career.

Prime's series will follow the article in Texas Monthly, called "Joe Exotic: A Dark Journey Into the World of a Man Gone Wild", and will be produced by Imagine Entertainment and CBS TV Studios.

Cage's representative released that he would be starring as the larger-than-life Joe Exotic back in May, but no other details of the role were released until now.

Who's going to play Carole?

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