Defiance (Syfy) “Making Of” Video May 31, 2012 Syfy Check out a “making of” video of Syfy’s new series Defiance which premieres in April 2013. The series stars Grant Bowler, Julie Benz, Jaime Murray and Tony Curran. Synopsis: Defiance is a visionary enterprise in collaboration with Trion Worlds, with the Syfy series and Trion’s multi-platform shooter MMO poised to debut simultaneously. Set in the near future, Defiance introduces a completely transformed planet Earth, inhabited by the human and alien survivors of a universal war. Forced to co-habitate, the disparate group struggles to build a new society among the devastation. The dramatic tapestry of the series and the intense action of the game will exist in a single universe where their respective narratives will inform one another and evolve together into one overall story.