‘Tiger King’: Jeff Lowe Says Producers Have Apologized and Begged Him to Come Back

by Jeremy Spirogis
Jeff Lowe and Lauren Lowe

When Netflix premiered Tiger King: Murder Mayhem and Madness in March, it turned a phenomenon. Naturally, the streaming service needs a follow-up. Unfortunately, lots of the actual life topics had been sad with the best way administrators Eric Goode and Rebecca Chaiklin portrayed them. They had a reunion particular hosted by Joel McHale, however a complete second season seems to be unlikely. Joseph Maldonado-Passage, aka Joe Exotic, is in jail and associates like Carole Baskin and Jeff Lowe have spoken out towards the present. 

Jeff Lowe and Lauren Lowe
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Lowe says that the producers of Tiger King are begging him to return again for a second season. He says they’ve apologized profusely. Lowe and his spouse Lauren spoke with ET.com on June 2 after courts awarded Baskin Maldonado-Passage’s zoo. The Lowes are shifting to a brand new zoo anyway, and so they produce other plans apart from a second season for Netflix.

The ‘Tiger King’ producers haven’t misplaced Jeff Lowe’s cellphone quantity

If there’s a second season of Tiger King, it might observe all of the drama that ensued after Maldonado-Passage went to jail and the primary season aired. Lauren and Jeff mentioned folks concerned in Tiger King nonetheless attain out to them to today. 

“I wouldn’t say it’s Netflix but the producers that do the show have been trying to get in contact with us,” she mentioned. 

The Lowes have simply been residing their lives by way of Tiger King and after it aired, together with managing their zoos. What Netflix might name season 2 would simply be their lives.

“They’ve been labeling it season 2,” Jeff mentioned. “We don’t trust them. We told them we don’t want to participate in any further episodes with them.”

Lauren and Jeff Lowe are planning their very own tv mission

Even if the Lowes trusted the producers of Tiger King, they don’t must be a part of their manufacturing anymore. Jeff mentioned they’re planning a mission of their very own, and talked about the manufacturing firm The Content Group as a potential associate. 

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“We’re going off and doing something on our own,” he mentioned. “When you sign to do something else, you also sign away a lot of your your ability to do things outside of that contract. So if they want us, they’re going to have to carve something out with Content Group to allow it. I just don’t see us trusting [them].”

‘Tiger King’ nonetheless apologizes to the Lowes each day

Jeff and Lauren Lowe have spoken about how Tiger King misrepresented them. In one instance, they took a joke out of context to make it appear to be Jeff was criticizing Lauren. He additionally mentioned they fed him the traces they wished him to say. Now, they’re sorry.

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“I could share my phone,” he mentioned. “They text me every single day begging me to trust them again, apologizing to us for doing us wrong and showing us in the light that they showed. They’re so sorry we got death threats and vandalism at the park. Sure, we’d like to finish this story but not on their terms.”

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