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    Mar 30, 2020

    I Cannot Believe Doc Antle Worked On These 16 Shows, Movies, And Music Videos

    Jay Leno? Janet Jackson? The Jungle Book??

    In case you haven't been plugged into social media over the past week, Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness is all anyone can talk about.

    Me: Oh cool, a documentary about tigers. Let me check this out. #TigerKing Me ten minutes later:

    One of the central figures of the series is Bhagavan "Doc" Antle, the founder and director of T.I.G.E.R.S. and former animal wrangler and trainer for Hollywood's elite.

    Netflix

    Here are some of his most popular works, some of which may be familiar to you:

    1. Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (1990)

    Troma Entertainment

    Doc Antle is credited as the head animal trainer.

    2. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)

    Warner Bros.

    Doc Antle is credited as the principal animal trailer.

    3. The War (1994)

    Universal Pictures

    Doc Antle is credited as the animal trainer / animal wrangler.

    4. The Jungle Book (1994)

    Buena Vista Pictures

    Doc Antle is credited as the tiger trainer.

    5. Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)

    Warner Bros.

    Doc Antle is credited as the principal animal trainer.

    6. The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo (1997)

    TriStar Pictures

    Doc Antle is credited as the tiger trainer.

    7. Wild America (1997)

    Warner Bros.

    Doc Antle is credited as the animal coordinator / animal trainer.

    8. Mighty Joe Young (1998)

    Buena Vista Pictures

    Doc Antle is credited as the animal trainer.

    9. The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)

    Picture House

    Doc Antle is credited as the animal wrangler.

    10. Dr. Dolittle (1998)

    20th Century Fox

    Doc Antle's animals were featured in Dr. Dolittle.

    11. Mr. Magoo (1997)

    Buena Vista Pictures

    Doc Antle's animals were featured in Mr. Magoo.

    12. "I'm A Slave 4 U" by Britney Spears

    Timothy Clary / Getty Images

    Doc Antle provided the animals for Britney's iconic VMA performance.

    13. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

    Nbc / NBCU Photo Bank / NBCUniversal via

    Doc Antle appeared several times on The Tonight Show.

    14. "Hate Me Now" by Nas featuring P. Diddy

    Columbia

    Doc Antle provided the tiger in the "Hate Me Now" music video.

    15. "Rock Wit U (Aww Baby)" by Ashanti

    Murder Inc.

    Doc Antle provided the elephant in the "Rock Wit U" music video.

    16. "Together Again" by Janet Jackson

    Virgin

    Doc Antle provided the elephants in the "Together Again" music video.

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