SyFy's ‘Sharknado’ Getting Sequel, and You Can Name It

SyFy's 'Sharknado' Getting Sequel, and You Can Name It

Sharks take Manhattan

"Sharknado" is getting a 2014 sequel, and SyFy announced a contest to name it.

Hmm… how about "Sharknado 2"? That's the current working title, because it's hard to improve on "Sharknado."

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In the new film (huge spoiler alert), the flying sharks will attack New York City. Insert Manhattan lawyer joke here.

Since the old, classic "Sharknado" of last week became such a social media phenomenon, SyFy will hold its naming contest on Twitter.

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The new film will again be produced by The Asylum.

“Every once in a while, there is a perfect storm – on television. The fans are clamoring for a sequel. Or perhaps it will be a prequel," said Thomas Vitale, executive vice president of programming and original movies for Syfy. "What we can guarantee is that Sharknado 2 will be lots of fun. We’ll be announcing more details very soon. But we didn’t want our fans to worry they wouldn’t get their fill of more shark fin, I mean, fun next year.”