Syfy has set an August 6th premiere date for “Sharknado 5” along with setting dates for a number of returning series including “Dark Matter,” “Killjoys,” “Blood Drive” and “Face Off”.
Ian Ziering and Tara Reid return as Fin Shepard and April Wexler who are battling a tornado full of sharks once again. The first was in L.A., the second in New York, the third across the eastern seaboard, the fourth across the United States, and now the fifth will be a global phenomenon.
Director Anthony C. Ferrante returns to helm the new one which was shot in more than five countries including the UK and Australia.
As for the other shows, the third season of “Dark Matter” returns June 9th with back-to-back episodes. The following week the long-running makeup reality show “Face Off” and the new series “Blood Drive” will air on June 13th and 14th respectively. Finally “Killjoys” kicks off a few weeks later on June 30th.