Here’s a couple of Joe Exotic‘s former zookeepers making their first dive into commercials … a hilarious ‘Tiger King’ spoof with Todd Bridges as their old boss!!!
Saff Saffery and John Reinke — who were featured in ‘Tiger King’ and used to care for the big cats at Joe’s GW Zoo — star in the ad for Insurance King, opposite the “Diff’rent Strokes” star doing his best Exotic impression.
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The ‘Tiger King’ references are everywhere … from the tiger roars, to Todd dropping infamous Joe quotes and rocking his signature mullet. Oh, and eagle-eyed viewers will notice the Insurance Company logo, which usually features a lion, swapped out for a tiger wearing a crown.
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As we first told you … Saff and John reunited for the first
Sienna Miller revealed in an interview with Empire magazine this week that Chadwick Boseman took money out of his salary to ensure she received equal pay on their 2019 crime thriller “21 Bridges.” The two actors starred opposite each other in the Brian Kirk-directed feature, which Boseman also produced. Miller said she intended to take an acting break when Boseman first approached her to join him in “21 Bridges.”
“He had been really active in trying to get me to do it,” Miller said. “He was a fan of my work, which was thrilling, because it was reciprocated from me to him, tenfold. So he approached me to do it, he offered me this film, and it was at a time when I really didn’t want to work anymore. I’d been working non-stop and I was exhausted, but then I wanted to work with him.”
Chadwick Boseman gave up part of his salary from starring and producing 2019’s 21 Bridges to secure Sienna Miller’s participation. Miller is telling the story for the first time because she says “it’s a testament to who he was.”
Miller played narcotics detective Frankie Burns in the action thriller following NYPD officer Andre Davis (Boseman) as he unravels a mysterious case possibly involving several high stakes players. The cards were stacked against him but he persevered in his search for justice and ensured the bad guys were caught.
Boseman died after a very private battle with colon cancer on Aug. 28 at the age of 43.
“I didn’t know whether or not to tell this story, and I haven’t yet. But I am going to tell it because I think it’s a testament to who he was,” the actress told Empire in a new interview. “This was a