Last week, it seemed impossible that any cultural phenomenon could break through in the era of coronavirus. Enter ‘Tiger King.’
In true Netflix fashion, the streaming service defied the odds and released a seven-episode documentary series last Friday that managed to get people talking about something other than the global pandemic.
You may have noticed this over the past several days on social media, as everyone from A-list celebrities to that former co-worker you follow on Twitter has been posting thoughts and memes about this truly shocking show. It has been the most-watched programme on Netflix for days.
If you need a primer, here’s what to know about the series captivating the internet.