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Best Action/Adventure TV Shows

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The very best action/adventure shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest action/adventure shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular action/adventure TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining action/adventure show of all time is. Don't let your favorite action/adventure television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of action/adventure television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

This is a list that features items like The Black Stallion and Prison Break.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best action/adventure show of all time?" and "What are the greatest action/adventure shows?"
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    Emilia Clarke, Lena Headey, Natalie Dormer

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    Elisha Cuthbert, Kiefer Sutherland, Lana Parrilla

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    Sarah Shahi, Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson

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    Robin Tunney, Wentworth Miller, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe

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    Kristin Kreuk, Laura Vandervoort, Jensen Ackles

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    Mark Hamill, Grey DeLisle, Mae Whitman

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    Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, David Schwimmer

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    Lucy Lawless, Craig Parker, Lesley-Ann Brandt

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    Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble

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    Grace Park, Tricia Helfer, Lucy Lawless

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    Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Andrew Scott

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    Tricia Helfer, Lucy Lawless, Gabrielle Anwar

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    Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Ciarán Hinds

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    John Hurt, Katie McGrath, Anthony Head

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    Evangeline Lilly, Ian Somerhalder, Michelle Rodriguez

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    Jason Momoa, Jewel Staite, Amanda Tapping

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    Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman

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    Amanda Tapping, Beau Bridges, Claudia Black

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    Eric Roberts, Tom Baker, Paul McGann

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    Jason O'Mara, Stephen Lang, Christine Adams

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    LL Cool J, Daniela Ruah, Chris O'Donnell

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    Jolene Blalock, Scott Bakula, Linda Park

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    Lindsay Wagner, David Strathairn, Azita Ghanizada

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    David Hasselhoff, Richard Basehart, William Daniels

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    Grace Park, Alex O'Loughlin, Scott Caan

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    John Barrowman, Lauren Ambrose, Bill Pullman

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    Jeri Ryan, Kate Mulgrew, Robert Picardo

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    Eliza Dushku, Amy Acker, Alan Tudyk

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    Charisma Carpenter, David Boreanaz, Amy Acker

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    Richard Dean Anderson, Bruce McGill, Dana Elcar

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    Noomi Rapace, Charles Nelson Reilly, Lance Henriksen

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    Terry Farrell, Rene Auberjonois, Nicole de Boer

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    Michael Landon, Lorne Greene, Pernell Roberts

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    Robert Carlyle, Ming-Na Wen, Lou Diamond Phillips

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    Kari Wührer, Jerry O'Connell, John Rhys-Davies

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    Johnny Depp, Richard Grieco, Holly Robinson Peete

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    Whoopi Goldberg, Patrick Stewart, Wil Wheaton

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    Jennifer Garner, Bradley Cooper, Rachel Nichols

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    Robert Patrick, Scott Foley, Dennis Haysbert

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    Farrah Fawcett, Jaclyn Smith, Cheryl Ladd

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    Tom Selleck, Bridget Moynahan, Jennifer Esposito

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    Kelly Hu, Brittany Murphy, Yasmine Bleeth

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    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Eliza Dushku, Alyson Hannigan

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    Lana Parrilla, Donnie Wahlberg, Neal McDonough

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    William Smith, Jack Lord, James MacArthur

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    Lena Headey, Summer Glau, Shirley Manson

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    Suzi Quatro, Michael Brandon, Glynis Barber

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    Monika Schnarre, Aunty Jack, Natalie Mendoza

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    James Garner, Rita Moreno, Noah Beery, Jr.

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    Mr. T, Robert Vaughn, George Peppard

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