YouTube pranksters Josh Pieters and Archie Manners tricked Tiger King’s Carole Baskin” into an interview by posing as producers on The Tonight Show and as Jimmy Fallon himself. And it is brilliant!.
Pieters and Manners laid the groundwork for the rib by telling Baskin they represented a production company called Invisible Object that is facilitating guest appearances on talk shows (as guests appear during video conference amid the near-national lockdown due to the coronavirus).
‘In a worldwide exclusive,’ Pieters says in the video, ‘we bring you Carole Baskin’s first worldwide interview – by tricking the ‘Tiger Queen’ into thinking she was a guest on’ The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
We’ll leave it to Pieters and Manners to explain how they pulled this whole thing off. After which they play you the full interview.