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
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
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.