via press release:
ReelzChannel 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.”
REELZCHANNEL – TV About Movies is the only cable and satellite network devoted to delivering entertaining and informative programming that is all about movies, including the celebrities, fashion, music and stories behind the stories. With shows featuring movie and entertainment experts including Leonard Maltin, Richard Roeper and Sam Rubin, viewers get trusted insight into movies wherever they’re playing, whether in theaters or at home.
REELZCHANNEL reaches more than 62 million homes on DIRECTV channel 238, Dish Network channel 299, Verizon FiOS TV channel 233, AT&T U-verse 799/1799 HD and cable systems nationwide. Find REELZCHANNEL in your area by entering your zip code at http://www.reelz.com/watch Owned by Hubbard Media Group, REELZCHANNEL is headquartered in Albuquerque, NM with an entertainment bureau in Los Angeles.