The long-running Sharknado franchise goes international this Summer in Sharknado 5: Global Swarming, which will take the shark-filled-tornado threat all over the world to destroy iconic landmarks and kill off Z-list celebrities you forgot existed. Yes, this series is somehow still alive.
Today brings the first trailer, which merely teases the mayhem to come.
In Global Swarming, directed by Anthony C. Ferrante…
The mission gets personal for Fin Shepard (Ian Ziering) and his bionic wife, April (Tara Reid), when their young son gets trapped in a traveling ‘nado and transported all over the world. From London to Rio, Tokyo, Rome and Amsterdam, the heroes seek assistance from royals, scholars, Olympians and news talking heads in their epic battle.
Confirmed cameos include Fabio as the pope; Charo as the queen of England; Chris Kattan as the British PM; Gilbert Gottfried as storm chaser Ron McDonald; and Al Roker, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb as themselves. Also cast in cameos are Clay Aiken, Tony Hawk, Olivia Newton-John, Bret Michaels and Margaret Cho as a fussy bride whose honeymoon is interrupted by sharks.
On August 6th, Syfy will “Make America Bait Again.”