• Shaq joins Tanked season finale at new Sea Life Aquarium in Orlando

    by  • October 15, 2015 • Merlin Entertainments, Sea Life Aquarium

    Basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal, and Animal Planet's Tanked stars, Wayde King, Brett Raymer and Redneck, visited SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium to film the season finale of the hit series.

    Basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal, and Animal Planet’s Tanked stars, Wayde King, Brett Raymer and Redneck, visited SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium to film the season finale of the hit series.

    There are a lot of fantastic small attractions scattered around Central Florida. A handful of the newest can be found at Merlin Entertainments’ Orlando Eye Drive Experience. Of all the attractions there, I’m most looking forward to touring the Sea Life Aquarium. I’ll get a preview soon as it is scheduled to make a cameo on Animal Planet’s Tanked with one of the NBA’s biggest legends.

    Basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal, and Animal Planet’s Tanked stars, Wayde King and Brett Raymer visited the new Sea Life Orlando Aquarium for the season finale of the hit series.

    “This is the second tank we have done for Shaq and we wanted to go even bigger this time,” said Wayde King. “What better way to get inspired than having Shaq bring us to Orlando’s best aquarium.”

    Before finalizing the design for a new tank in Shaq’s Orlando home, the trio explored Sea Life’s 360-degree walkthrough ocean tunnel, Stingray Cove and other habitats to find inspiration within Orlando’s newest aquarium.

    Here’s the reveal for the tank Shaq had installed at the end of last season:

    The season finale of Tanked will premiere on Animal Planet on Nov. 20 at 10 p.m. EST.