Sharknado the franchise that just keeps on coming, has announced yet another sequel to add to the pile of shark related disaster movies. The newest addition to the series being Sharknado 5: The Swarming with the tagline “Make America Bait Again”. Looks like the low budget sharkathon’s have officially dipped into political humor.
The newest sequel will once again be directed by Anthony Ferrante, and being backed up by a screenplay written by a newcomer Scotty Mullen. If there is anything to expect from this sequel it’s low budget effects, acting so poor it hurts, and more cameos than a Marvel movie has to offer. Truly Sharknado is a series for those with a refined taste for B-Horror glory.
Speaking of cameos the list of cameos to happen on screen is truly staggering, however does explain where the budget for these things go towards. Viewers can expect Gilbert Gottfried, Chris Kattan, Bret Micaels and many other celebrity appearances.
The list of celebrities wanting to make an appearance in a Sharknado movie of all things is truly shocking. With even more to be announced as time goes on. Global Swarming is quickly looking to be the most ridiculous entry in this already maddening franchise. Here’s the official synopsis for the film for any of those curious about the “plot”.
“In Sharknado 5: Global Swarming, the mission gets personal for Fin Sheppard and his bionic wife April when their young son gets trapped in a traveling ‘nado and transported all over the world. From London to Rio,Tokyo, Rome, Amsterdam and beyond, our globetrotting heroes will seek assistance from a highly skilled squad of royals, scholars and Olympians, enlisting famous faces from news, entertainment, and sports in their most epic battle yet.”
This sounds insane and so over the top that any fan of the series is sure to love this entry. While your’s truly is personally not a fan of the Sharknado franchise, this particular entry sounds too crazy to miss.
Sharknado 5: Global Swarming is set to premiere where else but SYFY on August 6, later on this summer. Be sure to mark the date as this sounds like an event for everyone to experience together.