When a studio greenlights a sequel before its predecessor premieres, that's usually a show of tremendous faith. The news that Sharknado 3 has been given the go-ahead from Syfy execs before Sharknado 2: The Second One has even come out means that the network loves the buzz generated by these ridiculous movies, or Ian Ziering gives the performance of his career.

The cast for the latest sequel has not been announced yet but isn't it about time we got Eric Roberts in one of these things? (AdWeek)