Syfy’s Riverworld To Air In April Syfy announced the premiere date for the four-hour movie titled Riverworld. Fans of Battlestar Galactica’s Tahmoh Penikett and Smallville’s Laura Vandervoort might want to check this one out as the film stars both actors, who play an engaged couple who get separated in the afterlife.

Riverworld Premiere: Sunday, April 18, 2010

Riverworld Cast:

Tahmoh Penikett as Matt Ellman (Battlestar Galactica)

Laura Vandervoort as Jessie (V, Smallville)

Jeananne Goossen as Samurai warrior Tomoe

Peter Wingfield as Burton (Highlander)

Mark Deklin as Mark Twain / Sam Clemens

Riverworld plot

Our heroes awaken separated in a mysterious world where everyone who has ever lived on Earth seems to have been “reborn” along the banks of a seemingly endless river.

Riverworld picture

Riverworld Series - Samurai Tomoe and Matt
Riverworld Series – Samurai Tomoe and Matt

Riverworld Trailer

Samurai Swords