ReelzChannel Cranks Up the Steven Seagal Action in March Ahead of "True Justice" Series Premiere
TV About Movies(R) to Premiere Steven Seagal and "True Justice" Specials and Count Down His Best Movies on "The Countdown on REELZ: Steven Seagal Movies"
Every Friday Night in March See Two Steven Seagal Movies Back to Back Starting at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT
(Albuquerque, NM) Thursday, March 1, 2012 - REELZCHANNEL - TV About Movies(R) today announced a March schedule loaded with Steven Seagal themed programming ahead of the premiere for REELZ' new original series True Justice, starring Steven Seagal, on Friday, March 30th at 9pm ET and 9pm PT. Every weekday in March, Hollywood Dailies will feature a story about Seagal and True Justice to highlight the show's cast and give viewers a preview of the action crime drama. Also premiering in March are new REELZ Specials taking viewers behind the scenes of True Justice and exploring the life and career of Steven Seagal while The Countdown on REELZ: "Steven Seagal Movies" highlights the best Seagal movies ever made. Also featured in the March schedule are two Seagal movies every Friday night starting at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT. During the week of the True Justice premiere, REELZ will show a Seagal movie every night of the week.
"It's Steven Seagal movie madness in March and REELZ is giving its new series True Justice and its star the TV About Movies(R) treatment," said Matthew Singerman, REELZCHANNEL SVP of Programming. "We're feeding our viewers' appetite for Seagal action movies and taking them behind the scenes of his new original series to show what it's like to be on set with Seagal and see first hand how the high-octane series is made."
-Starting Friday, March 2, 2012 at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT, see the movie that introduced the world to Steven Seagal, Above the Law, followed by Today You Die at 11pm ET/ 8pm PT. Other Steven Seagal movies airing in March include Out for Justice, Out for a Kill, Submerged and Ticker.
-On Sunday, March 11, the REELZ Special "True Justice: Behind the Scenes" makes its primetime premiere at 10:30pm ET/ 7:30pm PT. This special takes viewers onto the set of True Justice to hear from Seagal and his co-stars. Seagal stars as Elijah Kane, who leads an undercover team of Seattle cops who take on the most dangerous criminals.
-On Saturday, March 24, it's The Countdown on REELZ: "Steven Seagal Movies" at 6pm ET/ 3pm PT when we count down the best Steven Seagal movies of all time.
-Also on Saturday, March 24, the REELZ Special "Steven Seagal: A Life of True Justice" makes its primetime premiere at 7pm ET/ 4pm PT. This 30-minute special features an exclusive interview with Seagal and looks at his rise from martial arts instructor to one of the most well-known action movie stars in the world.
REELZ' first original scripted series True Justice premieres Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 9pm ET and at 9pm PT. Season 1 of True Justice features 13 episodes with new episodes premiering Fridays at 9pm ET and at 9pm PT. Produced by Sojo Productions and Voltage Pictures in association with Steamroller Productions, True Justice stars Seagal as Elijah Kane who leads a hardcore undercover team of Seattle based cops who take on the local criminal element with a high-octane style of enforcement. Kane and his team will take on gangs, drug lords and crime syndicates as they fight to clean up the streets.
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