Don would go on to divorce Gladys and marry Carole Baskin — only to go missing in 1997. Get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us direct 0207 29 33033, When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Carole Baskin’s Husband Don Lewis: What’s the Real Story? “There are not words for how disappointing it is to see that the series not only does not do any of that, but has had the sole goal of being as salacious and sensational as possible to draw viewers. The popular post is based purely on anecdotal, arm-chair evidence—but fans are working themselves into a frenzy trying to connect the dots. #TigerKing pic.twitter.com/2TmB3637rG, Normally I would not pay things like this any attention, but with how crazy and twisted Tiger King was. She has continued to support her mother and has shared an interview with Carole attacking the makers of Tiger King on social media. Netflix hit Tiger King has enthralled viewers with the rivalry between Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin - but what happened to Carole's daughter, Jamie? Look at the picture! Jamie’s mother is Carole Baskin. The Netflix show's breakout star married Michael in 1978 and she shares her daughter Jamie with him. "Relative to most animal people, I would characterize her as reasonably rational," Howard said — with his wife sitting right next to him — on Tiger King. Carole Baskin has said that she 'would have killed' her first husband, Michael Murdock (Image: Netflix). I had not heard of it. His full name is Jack Donald Lewis, but in the show he’s called Don Lewis. Could Jeff Lowe be Carol Baskins first husband? He brought in a homeless man to stay in our house. He would go to Costa Rica during the week I was having my menstrual cycle. I encouraged them to check out the rumors from Costa Rica, and separately I hired a private investigator,” she wrote in a section called the bottom line. Some 'Tiger King' fans believe businessman Jeff Lowe is actually Michael Murdock, the first husband of Big Cat Rescue founder and CEO Carole Baskin. Some people said he was killed in Costa Rica. Eventually, she ran into a married man going by the name Bob Martin and fell in love with him. Joe Exotic (aka Joseph Maldonado-Passage) widely spread the idea that she killed Don and fed him to the tigers, as his country music video "Here Kitty Kitty" disturbingly portrays. Don Lewis’ family filed a defamation lawsuit against Baskin in regards to her appearance on the dance competition reality show, claiming she did not intervene in “jokes” about Don Lewis’ presumed death. Baskin has consistently denied allegations that she had anything to do with Don Lewis’ disappearance. They told him he would need a restraining order. They just showed a bigger grinder.”, She also addressed the word disappearance being added to legal documents, saying, “Don had told me about people going to Costa Rica and disappearing. What's the real story? As fans continue to spin elaborate theories about the nefarious subjects of Tiger King, many cast members will get the opportunity to explain themselves on Netflix’s new Joel McHale-hosted aftershow, The Tiger King and I. Carole eventually divorced Michael in 1991 and she married Don the same year after he ended his marriage to Gladys. Don filed for the order on June 20, 1997, and it was denied.”. When he disappeared, I did everything I could to assist the police. Before Howard Baskin and Don Lewis, Carole Baskin was married to Michael Murdock.Her first husband isn't mentioned nearly as much as Lewis and Howard are in Tiger King, but Baskin … "He would go down to Costa Rica once a month and every time he was in Costa Rica, I'd have the vet out here and I would neuter and spay as many cats as fast as I could.". That is why I included ‘disappearance’ as an event that would activate the Power of Attorney. What we will do is we will assign detectives and supervisors to other higher priority cases where we’re actively pursuing leads that are coming in,” he said. He left and that’s the last time she says she saw him,” said Chronister. Meanwhile, Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister recently tweeted out a call for any new leads in Carole's husband Don's disappearance. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Department in Florida is not immune to the hype over the Netflix show. He said if you’ve seen the series you know there was “competition between the people who had the different cat rescues, there were a lot question and theories about who was loyal and was someone really there as a spy. He writes about music and film for Forbes, Billboard, and the Austin American-Statesman. The idea that a human body and skeleton could be put through it is idiotic. But I never threatened him and I certainly had nothing to do with his disappearance,” Carole wrote on March 29 in response to Tiger King. Be sure to check back often for a selection of handmade expressions and unique treasures that are forever changing like the butterfly.". It says he picked her up on the side of the road when she fled an abusive situation with her first husband.