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‘Sharknado 2: The Second One’

Get ready for the upcoming “Shark Week” with this sequel to last year’s preposterous disaster flick. Yes, Tara Reid and Ian Ziering are back, and the action has moved to New York City. Vivica A. Fox, Kelly Osbourne and Judah Friedlander are also here, as well as a slew of guest stars and cheesy special effects. Plot? Redeeming value? You might want to look elsewhere. 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, on Syfy (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Wednesday

“MLB Baseball,” 4 p.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners at Cleveland Indians (Live).

“Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” 8 p.m. (The CW): Magicians include Young & Strange, who give stage illusions their own special twist.

“Extant,” 9 p.m. (CBS): Molly and her family seek refuge on an island with her estranged father when Sparks tries to quarantine Molly.

“Who Do You Think You Are?,” 9 p.m. (TLC): Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson looks into his ancestry and discovers his great-grandfather was a hustler who seemed to meet trouble at every turn.

“Motive,” 10 p.m. (ABC): While investigating the death of a man trampled by his horse, Flynn and Vega suspect homicide; Vega explains his concerns; Angie is confronted by prosecutor Samantha Turner.

“The Bridge,” 10 p.m. (FX): Marco gains a new ally while discovering the true extent of Fausto’s reach; a disruption at a local bank provides new intel; Charlotte and Ray discuss their future.

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