The Best of 2018 The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018  

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List Rules Only shows that premiered in 2018.

Action TV shows can encompass an array of genres, and that's exactly what you'll find in those of 2018. Are you a fan of sci-fi? There's a show for that. How about a cross between action and comedy? Well you're in luck, because 2018 also has a show for that. To make it simple, you'll like any show listed below if you like good, new action TV series

With shows set in a range of different places, there's really an action show for anyone looking for an exciting TV adventure. Just catch an episode of the highly-anticipated Black Lightning to get an idea. If that's not your thing, check out Troy: Fall of a City. In all honesty, though, you should watch just about anything in the list to follow. 

Don't forget to vote the shows up and down accordingly so fellow fans know what's good. You can also add new 2018 action shows that aren't already on the list.

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Cobra Kai is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, Courtney Henggeler Cobra Kai (YouTube Red, 2018) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Robert Mark Kamen, based on The Karate Kid film series. 34 years after being defeated by Daniel LaRusso ...more

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Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Toby Stephens, Molly Parker, Ignacio Serricchio Lost in Space (Netflix, 2018) is an American science fiction web television series created by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, and a reboot of the 1965 series. After encountering a rip in ...more

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9-1-1 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Angela Bassett, Connie Britton, Peter Krause 9-1-1 (Fox, 2018) is an American procedural drama television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. The show explores the high-pressure experiences of police, paramedics and ...more

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Krypton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Cameron Cuffe, Georgina Campbell, Ian McElhinney Krypton (SyFy, 2018) is an American television series developed by David S. Goyer and Damian Kindler. Set 200 years before Superman's birth on the planet Krypton, the show centers on Kal-El's ...more

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Black Lightning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Cress Williams, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams Black Lightning (The CW, 2018) is an American superhero drama based on the DC comics character of the same name. Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams), who retired from his superhero persona Black ...more

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The Crossing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Steve Zahn, Sandrine Holt, Natalie Martinez The Crossing (ABC, 2017) is an American science fiction thriller series created by Dan Dworkin and Jay Beattie. Refugees from a war-torn America 250 years in the future start showing up to seek ...more

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Troy: Fall of a City is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Troy: Fall of a City Louis Hunter, Bella Dayne, David Threlfall Troy: Fall of a City (Netflix, 2018) is a British-American miniseries directed by Owen Harris and Mark Brozel, based on the Trojan War. When Helen (Bella Dayne) and Paris (Louis Hunter) fall in ...more

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Hard Sun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Agyness Deyn, Jim Sturgess Hard Sun (Hulu, 2018) is a pre-apocalyptic British television drama series created by Neil Cross. While investigating a death of a hacker in London, two police officers stumble upon proof that ...more

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Station 19 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Jaina Lee Ortiz, Jason George, Grey Damon Station 19 (ABC, 2018) is an American action-drama television series created by Stacy McKee, and the second spinoff of Grey's Anatomy. The professional and personal lives of a group of heroic ...more

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Philip K. Dick's Electric Drea... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Timothy Spall, Anthony Boyle, Tuppence Middleton Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams (Amazon Video, 2018) is a British-American science fiction television anthology series developed by Ronald D. Moore and Michael Dinner. Based on the works of ...more

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Seven Seconds is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Clare-Hope Ashitey, Beau Knapp, Regina King Seven Seconds (Netflix, 2018) is an American crime drama television series developed by Veena Sud, based on the Russian film The Major. Tensions run high between African American citizens and ...more

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Final Space is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Olan Rogers, Fred Armisen, Tom Kenny Final Space (TBS, 2018) is an American adult animated science fiction television series created by Olan Rogers. An astronaut named Gary and his planet-destroying sidekick called Mooncake embark ...more

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Spy Kids: Mission Critical is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Spy Kids: Mission Critical Ashley Bornancin, Carter Hastings, Travis Turner Spy Kids: Mission Critical (Netflix, 2018) is a computer-animated adventure-comedy television series based on the Spy Kids franchise. When a new counter-spy agency threatens the safety of the ...more

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The Adventures of Kid Danger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Jace Norman, Cooper Barnes, Michael D. Cohen The Adventures of Kid Danger (Nickelodeon, 2018) is an animated American television series created by Dan Schneider, and a spinoff of Henry Danger. Henry Hart (Jace Norman) is a regular kid in ...more

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Knight Squad is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Owen Joyner, Daniella Perkins, Amarr M. Wooten Knight Squad (Nickelodeon, 2018) is an American comedy television series created by Sean Cunningham and Marc Dworkin. At a "magical school for knights in training", two very different ...more

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Craig of the Creek is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018
Phillip Solomon, Georgina Kidder, H. Michael Croner Craig of the Creek (Cartoon Network, 2018) is an American anime created by Matt Burnett and Ben Levin. Craig and his two friends have adventures in the suburban wilderness known as the Creek, ...more