John Waters is set to star in the first original scripted series, Til Death Do Us Part for Court TV and Blueprint Entertainment.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has ordered 13 half-hour episodes that will dramatize stories inspired by true crimes of happily married couples whose once-wedded bliss ends in murder. Waters plays the Groom Reaper, guiding the viewer through each case.

Production on Til Death Do Us Part will begin soon and will continue through the end of January; look for its debut in early 2007 on Court TV.