‘Sharknado 2′ Gets Its Premiere Date

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Sharknado 2, the sequel to SyFy’s hugely-popular epic about a storm literally made up of the ocean’s most blood-thirsty Great Whites, has found its premiere date. The Hollywood Reporter reports that the follow-up to the 2013 made-for-TV movie will make its debut on Thursday, July 31 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Aside fromIan Ziering and Tara Reid reprising their respective roles as Fin and April, celebrity blogger Perez HiltonBiz Markie and Salt-N-Pepa’s Pepa (a.k.a. Sandra Denton) will appear in the flick. Kelly Osbourne, Judd Hirsch, Andy Dick and Judah Friedlander will also make cameos, while Vivica A. Fox and Mark McGrath round out the cast lineup.

Production for the movie has already begun in New York City.