‘Sharknado 2: The Second One’ Live Blog: Join TheWrap’s Real-Time Snark-nado

Syfy’s hit movie about a tornado of sharks premieres its sequel Wednesday at 9 p.m. EST/PST

Last Updated: July 30, 2014 @ 4:40 PM

Ian Ziering and Tara Reid return for a second attempt at Emmy glory on Wednesday night with Syfy’s “Sharknado 2: The Second One,” the sequel to last year’s televised convergence of storm and ocean predator.

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This time out, a cavalcade of newcomers such as Matt Lauer, Al Roker and Mark McGrath are getting in on the action, which is as sure a sign as any that “The Second One” will bear the same mark of excellence as its predecessor.

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Grab some popcorn and join us for our live blog, where we’ll be presenting reactions from “Sharknado 2” stars and trained media professionals  as the world picks its collective jaw off the floor and tries to process what it’s watching.