An actress who made a splash in “Dexter” has landed a new series role, Deadline.com reports. The story reports that “Dexter’s” Julie Benz will co-star in the upcoming Syfy series "Defiance."
“Defiance” is a live-action drama that was developed along with an online video game, the story notes. The series is set on a future Earth where humans and aliens live together after the world has been hurt by decades of war.
The show co-stars Grant Bowler as a lawman in a frontier town, while Benz will play the town’s new mayor, the piece adds. The project will start production in Toronto in April.