'Sharknado' begets 'Ghost Shark': Mackenzie Rosman 'thought it would be kind of fun'

Soon after the social-media phenomenon that was "Sharknado," it's doubtful there could be a better time for "Ghost Shark."Syfy stays in the what-else-can-we-do-to-a-shark game with its latest original movie, debuting Thursday, Aug. 22. Indeed, the title creature is undead, having been killed by a fisherman ... and it returns to wreak vengeance, one of its targets being the father of a young woman played by "7th Heaven" alum Mackenzie Rosman.She tries to stop the terror before she becomes a victim herself, getting assistance from a lighthouse keeper portrayed by Richard Moll, famous as bailiff Bull on the sitcom "Night Court."Though Rosman was unaware of the countless Tweets that "Sharknado" prompted when Syfy first ran it last month, Moll knew about it and realized what it might do for his own shark movie."I choose to live without a television, so I miss all this great stuff," he tells Zap2it. "I don't want to amplify my couch-potato-ism...



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