Even Netflix’s TV Rivals Are Capitalizing on Tiger King’s Surprise Success

From specials to sketches, the docuseries is giving programmers ammunition during the COVID-19 crisis

Chloe Fineman dressed as Carole Baskin with a photo of a tiger behind her
Shows like Saturday Night Live have used Tiger King's runaway success to fuel their own programming. Saturday Night Live

It’s not just Netflix that’s benefiting from the unexpected success of its docuseries Tiger King.

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