Wild comedian Andy Dick will play Joe Exotic in his newest mission — a “Tiger King” sendup referred to as “Tiger Dick.”
The upcoming mockumentary collection facilities on Dick filming an Exotic biopic with himself in the lead function and as an “unstable model of himself between takes,” in accordance with a launch.
Footage from the mission exhibits Dick as an outrageously spot-on Exotic, whereas additionally being a behind-the-scenes diva. His real-life comedy act collaborator Paris Dylan co-stars as Exotic’s tattooed, toothless former flame John Finlay. There are rumors that an ex-“SNL” star might make an look as Exotic’s nemesis Carole Baskin.
The collection is being produced by Dick and Dylan, with Wild7 Movies’ Kyle Stefanski and Mike Hermosa. Danny A. Abeckaser helps shepherd the mission, which is now being shopped to streaming companies.
In April, photos of Dick dressed as Exotic surfaced, although it was unclear why on the time. Nic Cage is starring in an Exotic biopic in growth at Amazon, whereas Kate McKinnon is enjoying Baskin in a rival “Tiger King” collection at NBC.
Off-screen, Dick continues to have his points — from going through costs for allegedly groping a driver in LA, to desirous to testify in New Orleans in opposition to a person he says attacked him after a present.