June 7, 2018

WHAT: Robert O’Neill, American hero and Navy SEAL, and the man who shot Osama bin Laden, joins Opie for an intimate sit down in NYC on Episode 11 of the Opie Radio Podcast. Robert shares surreal stories about his life, being part of the mission to hunt down bin Laden, and walks Opie through the step-by-step process from making that historic shot, to getting back to safety with his team. Highlights from this episode include O’Neill giving a recount of his surroundings after killing Bin Laden, the look of fear in his eyes, how he handled the aftermath of the situation, the countdown back to safety, and even objects found during the raid.

It’s suspenseful, nail-biting, and somehow… Opie and Robert still manage to get a few laughs into the conversation. Actually, more than a few! Here’s your chance to hear this American hero like you’ve never heard him before.

WHO: Robert J. O’Neill is a former United States Navy SEAL and special warfare operator, who claims to have fired the head shots that killed Osama bin Laden during the raid on his Abbottabad compound on May 2, 2011. He is also a bestselling author, public speaker, and co-founder of Your Grateful Nation.

WHEN: This special episode is available NOW on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, WestwoodOnePodcasts.com, and the Westwood One Podcast app for iOS or Android.

ABOUT THE PODCAST: Opie Radio features Opie hitting the streets and podcasting from surprise locations with his famous friends, including Carl Ruiz from the Food Network, comedians Vic Henley and Sherrod Small, and many more. Episodes are released every Monday and Wednesday.

MEDIA CONTACT FOR INTERVIEWS OR AUDIO CLIPS:
Suzy Schultz | Westwood One | sschultz@westwoodone.com | (212) 419-2905