Here's what Thomas Vitale, Syfy's executive vice president of programming, had to say about the title.
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 31st, 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.