ReelzChannel has handed out a 13-episode order for its first original scripted series True Justice starring Steven Seagal. The show is slated for a spring 2012 premiere.

Steven Seagal stars as Elijah Kane, the leader of an elite undercover police unit who square off against Seattle's crime elements. Sarah Lind, Warren Christie, Meghan Ory, and William Stewart co-star as members of Kane's team. Here's what Steven Seagal had to say about True Justice.

"I've been blessed with great success in the world of movies. Now with True Justice, I believe I have the perfect vehicle for a hit show in world of scripted television. My fans are going to get all of the adrenaline and entertainment they have come to expect from any project I've been involved with. This show is like nothing else on TV and I'm excited that it has found a home on Reelz."

Steven Seagal will also executive produce True Justice alongside Nicolas Chartier and Phillip B. Goldfine. Keoni Waxman serves as co-executive producer and director.