‘Tiger King’: Joe Exotic’s Fourth Husband, Dillon Passage, Speaks For the First Time About Netflix’s Series

by Jeremy Spirogis
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One of essentially the most outrageous components about Netflix’s Tiger King docuseries is the polygamy facet of it. Joe Exotic‘s fourth and most up-to-date husband, Dillon Passage, gave his first interview in regards to the sequence just lately and revealed that the 2 are going sturdy.

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‘Tiger King’ is without doubt one of the hottest sequence out proper now

Tiger King is an enormous hit for Netflix and it has been trending on social media just about every day because it first dropped.

The documentary sequence’ major topic is Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage, extra generally referred to as Joe Exotic.

Tiger King as a complete focuses on a number of massive cat conservators and collectors, although the central storyline is the feud between Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin, who’s the proprietor of Big Cat Rescue. The sequence has many plotlines in between all of this, together with polygamy and an alleged murder-for-hire plot. Exotic is presently in jail, having been convicted of attempting to have Baskin killed.

In the sequence Exotic is portrayed has having a number of husbands, and was depicted as being married to 2 directly. His fourth and present husband, Dillon Passage, was proven within the Netflix sequence and married him not quickly after the demise of certainly one of his different husbands, Travis Maldonado.

Dillon Passage opens up in a brand new interview

In an interview with Variety, Passage talked in regards to the new Netflix sequence and the present state of affairs involving Exotic. He confirmed that he and Exotic are nonetheless collectively, stating, “We are still married.”

He talked about remaining with the convicted felony, stating, “I wasn’t just going to abandon him when he needed help because he was there for me. I felt it was only right to stand by him and not judge him for the circumstance because I understood his relationship with Carole. It was a very negative kind of thing and he was in a dark place when all of this stuff occurred. He just needed support so I was just going to stand next to him.”

Passage additionally gave an replace on how his husband is reacting to the entire consideration he’s receiving because of the Netflix sequence.

“He had received hundreds and hundreds of emails, and he was spending all day on the computer just going through these emails and trying to respond to them. He had people from all over the world saying like, ‘Team Joe’ [and] ‘Free Joe.’ I would talk to him about some of the memes that were made and he just laughed his butt off. It was hilarious. He loved it. He loves the attention, obviously, so any fame or spotlight that he has had was greatly appreciated.”

Passage additionally defended Joe Exotic in opposition to critiques which were levied in opposition to him because the sequence debuted. “He’s, honest to God, a really good man and he has good beliefs,” he stated. “When people need help, he’s the first person that they call and he doesn’t hesitate to say yes. He’s bailed so many people out of jail, he’s gotten them vehicles. He has fed them when they had no food. I’d come home all the time and people would be raiding our fridge.”

Tiger King is presently streaming on Netflix.

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