The Best Action TV Shows Of All Time TV Programs

The Best Action TV Shows Of All Time

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List Criteria: Shows near the top must be only the best TV series.

The very best action shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest action shows, which means explosions and guns and cars! Popular action TV shows have been a staple of television for years, because explosions, so what do you think is the most entertaining action show of all time is. Trust us, it's debated. People can never decide on their favorite explosion of all time. Don't let your favorite action 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 television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available. What are the best action shows? All of them? Probably.
 
List shows include 24, Arrow, and many other shows that are nothing but full-throttle adrenaline forever!

Looking for some good action TV shows to watch? You're in the right spot, my friend. It's time for a serious bro-down.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best action show of all time?" and "What are the greatest action shows?"

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    Elisha Cuthbert, Kiefer Sutherland, Janeane Garofalo

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    Katie Cassidy, Willa Holland, Stephen Amell

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    Robin Tunney, Wentworth Miller, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe

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    Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, James McAvoy

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    Yvonne Strahovski, Matt Bomer, Linda Hamilton

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    Claire Danes, Morena Baccarin, Damian Lewis

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    Charlie Hunnam, Ron Perlman, Katey Sagal

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    Chloe Bennet, Ming-Na Wen, Clark Gregg

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    Lauren Cohan, Andrew Lincoln, Laurie Holden

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    Jennifer Garner, Bradley Cooper, Rachel Nichols

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    Yvonne Strahovski, Julie Benz, John Lithgow

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    Lucy Lawless, Karl Urban, Hudson Leick

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    Mr. T, George Peppard, Robert Vaughn

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    Jackie Earle Haley, Janet Montgomery, Indira Varma

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    James Spader, Megan Boone, Parminder Nagra

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    Grace Park, Lucy Lawless, Tricia Helfer

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    Jessica Alba, Jensen Ackles, Ashley Scott

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    Strike Back is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of All Time

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    Rhona Mitra, Andrew Lincoln, Richard Armitage

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    Alicia Witt, Timothy Olyphant, Natalie Zea

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    Lucy Lawless, Tricia Helfer, Gabrielle Anwar

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    Evangeline Lilly, Ian Somerhalder, Michelle Rodriguez

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    Leonard Nimoy, Sam Elliott, Martin Landau

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    LL Cool J, Daniela Ruah, Chris O'Donnell

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    Lucy Lawless, Bruce Campbell, Kevin Sorbo

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    Christina Hendricks, Summer Glau, Morena Baccarin

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    Bridget Regan, Tabrett Bethell, Bruce Spence

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    Bruce Lee, Yvonne Craig, Adam West

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    Moran Atias, Alice Krige, Jennifer Finnigan

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    Lou Ferrigno, Bill Bixby, Ted Cassidy

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    Elizabeth Mitchell, Daniella Alonso, Giancarlo Esposito

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    Elisabeth Shue, Marg Helgenberger, Ted Danson

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    Daniel Craig, Michael Gough, Efrem Zimbalist

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    Chuck Norris, Nia Peeples, Sheree J. Wilson

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    Teri Hatcher, Dean Cain, Tracy Scoggins

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    Peta Wilson, Alberta Watson, Don Francks

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    Jaimie Alexander, Piper Perabo, Sienna Guillory

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    Nicole Beharie, John Noble, Lyndie Greenwood

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    Stephen Lang, Jason O'Mara, Christine Adams

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    Tom Baker, Eric Roberts, Jon Pertwee

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    Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman, Patrick Macnee

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    Katherine Heigl, Alfre Woodard, David Harbour

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    Agnes Moorehead, Robert Conrad, Ross Martin

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    William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei

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    Bruce Lee, Wende Wagner, Gary Owens

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    Edward Woodward, Keith Szarabajka, Robert Lansing

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    Sean Astin, Joanne Kelly, Luke Perry

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