It seemed like everyone on Twitter was talking about only one thing tonight: Syfy's schlocktacular Sharknado, from the folks at Asylum. And we mean everyone:
Farrow may have even Tweeted her way into a role:
I for one suggest there's only one sequel that could come out of this: Rothnado.
Update, July 12, 2013: Sharktroversy! Others have pointed out that the photo is at least a month old, and Farrow has since deleted her tweet. More as this story develops.
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