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'Sharknado' Sequel Officially Titled 'Sharknado 2: The Second One'!

The title was selected from more than 5,000 fan submissions via Twitter for this follow-up that will debut on Syfy July 2014.
Sharknado sequel title confirmed as Sharknado 2: The Second One
Sharknado sequel title confirmed as Sharknado 2: The Second One
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.

Here's what Thomas Vitale, Syfy's executive vice president of programming, had to say about the title.

"Since Twitter played such a huge role in the success of the original movie, we wanted to use that platform to ask our fans to name Sharknado 2. This response is another reminder of how Sharknado has become a pop culture phenomenon. We want to thank all our viewers for their wonderful contributions to keeping up the shark-mentum."

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.

Sharknado was released July 11th, 2013 and stars Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, John Heard, Cassie Scerbo, Jaason Simmons, Alex Arleo, Neil H. Berkow, Heather Khan. The film is directed by Anthony C. Ferrante.

Sharknado 2: The Second One comes to theaters July 30th, 2014 and stars Tara Reid, Vivica A. Fox, Kelly Osbourne, Ian Ziering, Mark McGrath, Judah Friedlander, Andy Dick, Judd Hirsch. The film is directed by Anthony C. Ferrante.

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Comments (8)

  1. CelluloidDreams

    DUMB!! LOL!!

    11 months agoby @2movieguysFlag

  2. LazerDude

    when ever I feel stupid I just think of sharknado and I know I am not the dumbest person on the planet...

    11 months agoby @lazerdudeFlag

  3. Nicholaus XX

    Now, it's even more of a blatant parody. Genius!

    12 months agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  4. K.Guy

    so.... for the challenge of making a perfect title to the sequel... they chose The Second One... God, you guys are awful

    12 months agoby @kguyFlag

  5. A7sus4

    What?! Coming to theaters?!

    12 months agoby @a7sus4Flag

  6. Ghostman

    Sharknado was awesome, bring on the second one!

    12 months agoby @ghostmanFlag

  7. The Knight Has Risen

    Ingenius title

    12 months agoby @thehost91Flag

  8. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Mondo art is funny

    12 months agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

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