When a freak hurricane swamps Los Angeles, thousands of sharks terrorize the waterlogged populace. And when the high-speed winds form tornadoes in the desert, nature’s deadliest killer rules water, land, and air.
You better keep that umbrella handy! Sharknado 2: The Second One has continued the phenomenon of this unlikely franchise, earning huge ratings on Syfy and making it eligible for a 'One Day Only' theatrical release on August 21. The sequel is such a hit with fans that Syfy has a announced Sharknado 3 for July 2015!
Led by Sharknado 2: The Second One, Syfy's Sharknado Week (July 28-August 3), soared 80 percent among Adults 18-49, 74 percent in Adults 25-54 and 73 percent among total viewers (L+SD), compared to summer to date (May 26-July 27).Read More
Last month, Syfy announced that it is letting the fans decide what to call their sequel to Sharknado through a Twitter contest. After delving through more than 5,000 submissions, the network revealed that the sequel will be called Sharknado 2: The Second One.
Our report from last month also revealed that the sequel will be moving to New York City, although it isn't known if Sharknado stars Ian Ziering, Tara Reid and Cassie Scerbo are coming back. Director Anthony C. Ferrante said last month that he hasn't been contacted about returning for the sequel yet.Read More
Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States, today announces that Regal will host midnight shows of the Syfy Channel's film Sharknado on August 2 at approximately 200 cinemas across the country.
At its peak, #sharknado registered about 5,000 tweets per minute, and accumulated more than 600,000 social media mentions while taking the internet by storm. Tickets for the midnight shows are available at the box office, online and through the Regal App.Read More
Which city will be attacked by flying sharks next? New York City! Following the spectacular worldwide social media frenzy around the July 11 premiere of Sharknado, Syfy today announced it will produce - Sharknado 2!
Sharknado 2 (working title), which will again be produced by The Asylum, is scheduled to premiere on Syfy in 2014.Read More
Sharknado is a bonafide social and cultural hit, averaging 5000 tweets a minute for a total of 1,987,000 social media mentions since it premiered this past Thursday night. Though it drew over just 1 million viewers during its initial airing on SYFY, below average for this type of Syfy original movie, there is no denying its impact on all social media as people continue to talk about the film throughout the weekend, building more buzz for its next airing, Thursday July 18, than anything playing at the local Cineplex, including Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim.
It makes sense that Syfy would already be planning a sequel. Syfy executive Thomas Vitale revealed that Sharknado 2 is in the works, though nothing is set in stone just yet."We've had a lot of meetings, emails. I'm not being coy, [but] that's obviously being talked about. [T]here's nothing going to be announced now just because we haven't had real discussions with the real people we have to talk to about that.Read More
Like many of the Syfy original movies before it, the name Sharknado really says it all. It's a tornado filled with sharks, and you'll get to see exactly what that looks like when the movie debuts Thursday, July 11 at 9 PM ET on Syfy. Star Tara Reid and director Anthony C. Ferrante recently held a conference call to discuss this outrageous concept and how they executed it.
Sharknado debuts tonight, Thursday, July 11 at 9 PM ET on Syfy.Read More
The Sharknado is real, and it's coming for you! Syfy has released the first trailer for this shocking thriller starring Tara Reid, Ian Ziering, Cassie Scerbo, and John Heard, debuting Thursday, July 11 at 9 PM ET. Check out the first footage as a shark filled tornado tears through and torments a group of unsuspecting victims in what can only be described as the worst disaster in American history. It may be too much for you too watch!
UPDATE: "Sharknado 2" is in development! Check out the teaser posters for the highly anticipated sequel.Read More
Over the last few years, horror fans have seen a new sub-genre unfold, featuring bizarre animal combinations such as Sharktopus and Dinoshark. Today, we have word of possibly the most bizarre hybrid yet entitled Sharknado. Yes, it is exactly what you think it is, a tornado made of sharks. Don't believe me? Then check out this poster and see for yourself! The project, produced by The Asylum, is currently seeking buyers at the American Film Market. You can also take a look at the official synopsis below this glorious one-sheet.
When a freak hurricane swamps Los Angeles, thousands of sharks terrorize the waterlogged populace. And when the high-speed winds form tornadoes in the desert, nature's deadliest killer rules water, land, and air.Read More