The war lasted another nine years. It changed him. It changed his world.”
Coming soon to Syfy, Defiance is the innovative serial drama from the minds behind Battlestar Galactica and Farscape.
Drifting through a terramorphed American landscape, the mysterious Joshua Nolan settles in a border town where aliens and humans fight against the fragility of peace. Tune in weekly as the citizens of Defiance thrive in this hostile world, and see how their struggles impact your war in the high-octane multi-platform MMO shooter from Trion Worlds!
The Dexter and No Ordinary Family star plays Amanda Rosewater, the idealistic mayor of Defiance who is committed to maintaining peace in a deadly new world.
The New Zealand-born actor (True Blood,Ugly Betty) plays Joshua Nolan, former soldier and newly appointed law keeper in the bustling frontier town of Defiance.
The Oscar-nominated actor (Dances With Wolves) plays Rafe McCawley, richest man in Defiance and owner of the largest mine in the territory.
Best known for her role as H.G. Wells in Syfy’s Warehouse 13, Murray portrays Stahma Tarr, a highly influential member of the elite Castithan alien race.
The Scottish actor (League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Blade II) plays Datak Tarr, scheming Castithan alien and ark survivor.
British actress Leonidas (Mirrormask, BBC’s Dracula) plays Irisa, Nolan’s ward and Irathient alien warrior.
The veteran film actress (The Others,Transamerica, The Invention of Lying) will portray Nicky, popular ex-mayor of Defiance and mentor to Amanda.
The Canadian actress (24, The L Word) plays Kenya, the town madam of Defiance whose devotion has woven her into many of the city’s affairs.