Series is set to preem in June on the heels of the finale of Reelz’s inaugural scripted drama skein, the Steven Seagal starrer “True Justice.”
Based on a graphic novel series by Jean Van Hamme, “XIII” hails from Jay Firestone’s Prodigy Pictures banner and Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp. Television. Townsend plays a former secret agent who has been stripped of his memory but is hunted by an anti-government agency.
Firestone and EuropaCorp TV’s Edouard De Vésinne and Thomas Anargyros are exec producers along with showrunner Gil Grant.