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Tiger King’s Carole Baskin Reveals the Actual Purpose She Joined Dancing With the Stars – E! On-line


Hey all you cool cats and kittens: Carole Baskin is becoming a member of Dancing With the Stars.

After the casting announcement was made on Wednesday, Sept. 2, the Tiger King star appeared on Good Morning America to speak about her resolution to compete for the mirror ball trophy.

Through the interview, the Massive Cat Rescue founder admitted her life has “been a nightmare since Tiger King aired.”

“Effectively, Tiger King actually glamorized animal abusers and villainized me for attempting to cease animal abuse,” she stated. “So, I felt actually betrayed by that. However what amazed me was how many individuals believed that false portrayal of me with out doing something to seek out out who I actually am.”

Nevertheless, Baskin stated she hopes to show this round.

“The most important factor for me is that the longer my companion and I can keep within the working and within the competitors, it should preserve the cats forefront within the viewers’ eye and to me,” she continued. “And to me, that was the place Tiger King missed the ball. It actually ought to have been targeted on the animals. And so, I am hoping Dancing With the Stars will try this.”