Baskin discovered fame within the Netflix docuseries “Tiger King: Homicide, Mayhem and Insanity,” which included a narrative line in regards to the disappearance in 1997 of her former husband, Don Lewis.
Baskin this week debuted as a contestant on the brand new season of “Dancing With the Stars.” Throughout a present break, an advert taken out by Lewis’ daughters in search of the general public’s assist in discovering their father ran in Florida.
Requested whether or not she hopes the industrial would assist resolve the thriller of Lewis’ disappearance, Baskin just lately instructed TMZ she does.
“That might be fantastic if that was a facet profit,” Baskin mentioned.
CNN has reached out to Baskin for extra remark.
Nobody has been charged in reference to Lewis’ disappearance. Buzz round “Tiger King” within the spring prompted new tricks to pour into the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Workplace, Sheriff Chad Chronister instructed CNN in April. The case will keep open as a result of authorities there don’t shut chilly circumstances, he mentioned.
“There usually are not phrases for a way disappointing it’s to see that the collection not solely doesn’t do any of that, however has had the only objective of being as salacious and sensational as attainable to attract viewers,” Baskin wrote.
“As a part of that, it has a phase dedicated to suggesting, with lies and innuendos from people who find themselves not credible, that I had a job within the disappearance of my husband Don in 1997.”