Sharknado 4 Cast Announced & Star Wars-Themed Teaser Poster

On Wednesday, SyFy released the full list of celebrities names making cameos in Sharknado: The 4th Awakens. The two-hour film, slated to premiere on Sunday, July 31, will finally see the reveal of the fate of April Wexler (Tara Reid) after a social media campaign allowing fans to determine whether #AprilLives or #AprilDies.

Along with Reid, Ian Ziering will reprise his role as Fin. The cast also includes David Hasselhoff, Ryan Newman, Gary Busey, Tommy Davidson, Imani Hakim, Cody Linley, Masiela Lusha and Cheryl Tiegs.

Here’s a look at this celeb-packed fourth outing in the Sharknado series…

* Cynthia Bailey (The Real Housewives of Atlanta), Robert Herjavec (Shark Tank), Kym Johnson (Dancing With the Stars), TV host Carrie Keagan, T’Keyah Crystal Keymah (That’s So Raven), Gena Lee Nolin (Sheena) and Alexandra Paul (Baywatch) will play various Astro-X rocket scientists and astrophysicists.

* Benjy Bronk (The Howard Stern Show) will play a morning show host.

* Duane Chapman (Dog the Bounty Hunter) will play a chainsaw dealer.

* Stacey Dash (Clueless, Fox News correspondent) will play the Mayor of Chicago.

* Jay DeMarcus of Rascal Flatts will play the manager of the Shark World hotel.

* David Faustino (Married with Children) will play a Las Vegas gambler.

* Lori Greiner (Shark Tank) will play a home-shopping guru.

* MMA fighter Frank Mir will play the head of security for the Shark World hotel.

* Dr. Drew Pinsky (Loveline) will play a pastor.

* Patti Stanger (Millionaire Matchmaker) will play a reporter.

* Slipknot’s Corey Taylor will play a Shark World hotel security guard.

* Lastly, the following individuals will appear as themselves: Vince Neil of Motley Crue and Wayne Newton, along with Todd, Savannah and Grayson Chrisley (Chrisley Knows Best).

SyFy also released a teaser promo poster giving a nod to the latest Star Wars installment (playing off Star Wars: The Force Awakens)Sharknado: The 4th Awakens debuts Sunday, July 31 at 8pm ET on SyFy.

Sharknado 4 poster

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