The logo for the American science fantasy drama television series Riverworld (2029-present). Based on the Philip Jose Farmer books of the same name published in the 1970s and 1980s. It was the first successful adaptation of the series following two failed pilots that were made in 2010 and 2003. The series is set in an unknown point far into the future on a massive earth-like planet consisting of river valleys appearing across it's surface. Every human being from mans beginning to the early 21st-century has been resurrected on this planet. The series has a large ensemble cast, which include Davy Crockett, Alice Liddell, Mark Twain, Lothar Von Richtofen, Theodore Roosevelt, Cyrano de Bergerac, Marco Polo, Aphra Behin, Tom Mix, a Neanderthal named Kazz, and curiously, a extraterrestrial from Tau Ceti named Monat Grrautut. The protagonists try to figure out why they're revived and who's responsible, all the while coming into contact with antagonists such as King John Lackland, Grigori Rasputin, and Erik Bloodaxe.
The series became one of the first major successful television shows after the War and has a broad, active, and international fan base. Critics has praised the series for it's acting, complex characters, story, scope, and production values.