As you know due to the success of the first season of True Justice in the U.S., REELZ has ordered a 2nd season! Here is the related press release from REELZ sent out yesterday;
REELZ CHANNEL ORDERS SEASON TWO OF STEVEN SEAGAL’S “TRUE JUSTICE”
Premiere Episode Reached More Than One Million Viewers
(Albuquerque, NM) Thursday, April 26, 2012 —REELZCHANNEL today announced the network has ordered a second season of 13 episodes of Steven Seagal’s crime fighting drama series True Justice. True Justice is the network’s first original scripted drama series and premiered Friday, March 30th, 2012. Since the show’s debut, True Justice continues to grow its audience with the premiere of episode three becoming the highest rated program of the year for REELZ posting HH ratings 113% higher than the network’s primetime average in Q1 2012. Episode three of True Justice reached more than 1.2 million viewers.
“We are very excited about the strong viewer response to True Justice,” said Matthew Singerman, REELZCHANNEL SVP of Programming. “The audience growth in just three episodes demonstrates that this show is striking a chord with our viewers and more people every week are becoming fans, so REELZ is stepping up to take viewers deeper into the electrifying world of Steven Seagal’s crime-fighting saga.”
“We look forward to continuing our partnership with REELZ,” said Phillip B. Goldfine, Executive Producer of True Justice. “We’re thrilled to show REELZ viewers the future adventures of Steven Seagal’s Elijah Kane.”
We wanted to let you know the exciting news that Steven is helping with military and law enforcement research and development projects in conjunction with Knesek Guns, Inc (who also are celebrating its 10th year in business this April 2012).
The Company based in Arkansas has grown to be one of the prime suppliers for military and law enforcement type weaponry worldwide.
More recently, a new company was formed with Steven to develop new, cutting edge equipment from THOR’s R&D facility as well as new partnerships with various manufacturers.
Steven Seagal’s long history within special operations, law enforcement as well as development of highly effective training programs has given him an opportunity to produce many excellent designs to suit the needs of today’s military and law enforcement personnel, as well as the self-defence conscious citizen seeking high quality products.