SyFy has announced the cast for Sharknado 2: The Second One. The film will star Kelly Osbourne, Judd Hirsch, Andy Dick, Judah Friedlander, Vivica A. Fox and Mark McGrath.
Kelly Osbourne is cast as a flight attendant. Andy Dick will play a New York City police officer.
Judah Friedlander will play a character named Brian. Judd Hirsch, who starred in the classic television series Taxi, will play a cab driver named Ben.
Vivica A. Fox will play Skye, a high school friend of Fin (played by Ian Ziering). Mark McGrath, of the band Sugar Ray and host of Killer Karaoke, will play Fin's brother-in-law.
Anthony C. Ferrante will return to direct the sequel from a screenplay by the writer of the original Sharknado, Thunder Levin.
In Sharknado 2: The Second One, a freak weather system turns its deadly fury on New York City, unleashing a Sharknado on the population and its most cherished, iconic sites – and only Fin (Ziering) and April (Tara Reid) can save the Big Apple.
Sharknado 2 will film in New York and is scheduled to premiere on SyFy in July, 2014.