Shaquille O'Neal to Star in truTV Series THR
Shaquille O'Neal, former NBA great and current TNT basketball analyst, will be the star of a new truTV show tentatively titled "Upload with Shaquille O'Neal," according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Joined by Gary Owen and Godfrey, the program will present funny online videos in a format along the lines of “Tosh.0,” with the show providing commentary and video parodies.
According to truTV EVP and COO Marc Juris: "Shaquille O'Neal has such a great personality, and he really has a lot of fun with the format and the material in this new truTV series. This show is going to be a great fit with truTV's comedic shows like 'Impractical Jokers' and the upcoming 'Killer Karaoke.'"
O'Neal commented, too, saying simply: “I’ve always tried to entertain people and I know this show will deliver big laughs.”