The disgraced "Tiger King," now serving 21 years for animal abuse and attempted murder, said Meester is lobbying President Joe Biden for clemency.
Animal trainer Bhagavan "Doc" Antle was the focus of a Netflix documentary spin-off to "Tiger King" in 2021.
"God works in amazing ways," the Netflix star said in a statement.
The queer icon looks beyond the "Tiger King" caricature in Peacock's new series, which also stars Kate McKinnon as Carole Baskin.
Joe Exotic — whose real name is Joseph Maldonado-Passage — was convicted in a murder-for-hire case involving animal welfare activist Carole Baskin.
Joe Exotic, whose real name is Joseph Maldonado-Passage, was transferred from a federal medical center in Fort Worth, Texas.
Cpl. Moises Garcia of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office says the animal sanctuary owner has refused three requests for interviews.
Due out Nov. 19, Netflix's followup to the documentary smash will catch up with the former zookeeper and delve further into Carole Baskin's first marriage.
The sequel promises more of eccentric zookeeper and big cat collector Joe Exotic, who is now in prison for murder-for-hire and animal trafficking.
The actor who'd been slated to play former zookeeper Joe Exotic said Amazon "ultimately felt that it was material that had become past tense."