The Best Action TV Shows Of All Time TV Programs
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The Best Action TV Shows Of All Time

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 items 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, Lana Parrilla

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    Robin Tunney, Wentworth Miller, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe

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    Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, David Schwimmer

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    Mr. T, Robert Vaughn, George Peppard

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    Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman

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    Yvonne Strahovski, Matt Bomer, Linda Hamilton

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    Grace Park, Tricia Helfer, Lucy Lawless

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    Elisabeth Shue, Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger

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    Bruce Lee, Adam West, Yvonne Craig

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    Jason O'Mara, Stephen Lang, Christine Adams

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    Eric Roberts, Tom Baker, Paul McGann

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    Marion Cotillard, Jason Isaacs, Stella Stevens

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    Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Leo G. Carroll

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    Lucy Lawless, Bruce Campbell, Kevin Sorbo

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    Teri Hatcher, Dean Cain, Tracy Scoggins

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    Keith David, Kath Soucie, James Hong

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