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The Geniuses Behind ‘Sharknado’

In this exclusive feature, meet the cracked geniuses at The Asylum, the production company responsible for Syfy’s ‘Sharknado’ and this week’s sequel, ‘Sharknado 2: The Second One.’

In this exclusive feature, meet the cracked geniuses at The Asylum, the production company responsible for Syfy’s Sharknado and this week’s insanely anticipated sequel, Sharknado 2: The Second One.

Before Sharknado, The Asylum was best known as the home of the mockbuster, that genre of low-budget movie that looks suspiciously similar to the world’s biggest blockbusters. In 2012, Tom Breihan got to the bottom of the phenomenon for Grantland. Read about it here.