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NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal to speak in King Chapel

Media Contact: 
Elise Durham

Grand Central Publishing
Linda A. Duggins


ATLANTA, November 18, 2011-- Morehouse College and Grand Central Publishing present the highly anticipated book release of Shaq Uncut: My Story by NBA champion and Renaissance man Shaquille O' Neal with Jackie MacMullan. Join Kelly Wright from Fox News’ “Beyond the Dream” for a candid discussion with Shaq about his new book and life after basketball.

Who: Shaquille "Shaq" O'Neal

What: -One-on-one With Shaq interviewed by Kelly Wright of Fox News’ “Beyond the Dream”
-Book signing of Shaq Uncut: My Story to follow

When: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 
Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and will close at 5:30 p.m. 
(all attendees must be in place by 5:30 p.m. as the program will be closed for a live taping)

Where: Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel 
830 Westview Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30314
(on the campus of Morehouse College)

Shaquille O' Neal is a four-time NBA champion and a three-time NBA Finals MVP. An All-American at Louisiana State University, he was the no. 1 draft pick by the NBA in 1992. But there is a lot more to Shaquille O’Neal than basketball.

Shaq is famous for his engaging and sometimes provocative personality. Whether producing his own rap albums, challenging celebrities on his hit show “Shaq Vs.,” studying for his Ph.D., conducting the Boston Pops orchestra, hosting Saturday Night Live, or serving as a reserve police officer, Shaq has led a fascinating life. In this candid new autobiography readers will hear first hand about his colorful career, NBA victories, his candid thoughts on Kobe Bryant, Phil Jackson, LeBron James and Pat Riley, and so much more.