|USA||2014||60||Reality-TV . Adventure . Reality . Action & Adventure|
After being plucked from a freight train via helicopter, Bear and NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal battle dense forest, blood-sucking leeches and 200 ft. sheer rock faces in the remote Adirondacks, in search of their extraction point. Along the way, O'Neal's infectious energy, tales of legendary NBA moments and unwavering drive to help others reminds us why he is beloved around the world. The Wild will dole out everything it's got, but it's never met a force of nature like Shaquille O'Neal.
|Episode Title:||Shaquille O'Neal|
|Airs:||2016-08-29 at 22:00|
Efron and Grylls--who manages to be personable in all his series, even when he's rappelling down an ice cliff in the Antarctic while being pursued by a mob of angry emperor penguins--do, in fact, make a good team, and a fun one to hang out with for an hour, too.Newsday Full Review
All this goes a bit too smoothly. Seeing future guest Tom Arnold trying to run wild will surely make for a more entertaining watch [than first celeb Zac Efron].Entertainment Weekly Full Review