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The Best Action TV Shows Of 2018

Updated December 14, 2018 393 votes 54 voters 1.5k views16 items

List RulesOnly 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 and check out what action shows premiered in 2019.

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  • Lost in Space1
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    Lost in Space

    Toby Stephens, Molly Parker

    Genres (Tv)Sci-fi, Mystery, Adventure

    Lost in Space (Netflix, 2018) is an American science fiction web television series created by...  more
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  • Cobra Kai2
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    Cobra Kai

    Ralph Macchio, William Zabka

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Drama, Action

    Cobra Kai (YouTube Red, 2018) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by...  more
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  • 9-1-13
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    9-1-1

    Angela Bassett, Connie Britton

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    9-1-1 (Fox, 2018) is an American procedural drama television series created by Ryan Murphy and...  more
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  • Black Lightning4
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    Black Lightning

    Cress Williams, China Anne McClain

    Genres (Tv)Superhero, Action

    Black Lightning (The CW, 2018) is an American superhero drama based on the DC comics character...  more
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  • Krypton5
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    Krypton

    Cameron Cuffe, Georgina Campbell

    Genres (Tv)Superhero, Drama, Action, Sci-fi

    Krypton (SyFy, 2018) is an American television series developed by David S. Goyer and Damian...  more
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  • The Crossing6
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    The Crossing

    Steve Zahn, Sandrine Holt

    Genres (Tv)Science fiction, Thriller

    The Crossing (ABC, 2017) is an American science fiction thriller series created by Dan Dworkin...  more
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  • Troy: Fall of a City7
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    Troy: Fall of a City

    Louis Hunter, Bella Dayne

    Genres (Tv)Historical fiction, Fantasy, Drama

    Troy: Fall of a City (Netflix, 2018) is a British-American miniseries directed by Owen Harris...  more
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  • Station 198
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    Station 19

    Jaina Lee Ortiz, Jason George

    Genres (Tv)Action, Drama

    Station 19 (ABC, 2018) is an American action-drama television series created by Stacy McKee,...  more
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    Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams

    Timothy Spall, Anthony Boyle

    Genres (Tv)Sci-fi, Thriller, Drama, Anthology

    Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams (Amazon Video, 2018) is a British-American science fiction...  more
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  • Hard Sun10
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    Hard Sun

    Agyness Deyn, Jim Sturgess

    Genres (Tv)Sci-fi, Crime, Drama

    Hard Sun (Hulu, 2018) is a pre-apocalyptic British television drama series created by Neil...  more
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  • Craig of the Creek11
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    Craig of the Creek

    Phillip Solomon, Georgina Kidder

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Comedy, Family

    Craig of the Creek (Cartoon Network, 2018) is an American anime created by Matt Burnett and...  more
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  • Seven Seconds12
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    Seven Seconds

    Clare-Hope Ashitey, Beau Knapp

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama

    Seven Seconds (Netflix, 2018) is an American crime drama television series developed by Veena...  more
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  • The Adventures of Kid Danger13
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    The Adventures of Kid Danger

    Jace Norman, Cooper Barnes

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Superhero

    The Adventures of Kid Danger (Nickelodeon, 2018) is an animated American television series...  more
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  • Final Space14
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    Final Space

    Olan Rogers, Fred Armisen

    Genres (Tv)Adult animation, Sci-fi, Comedy

    Final Space (TBS, 2018) is an American adult animated science fiction television series...  more
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  • Spy Kids: Mission Critical15
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    Spy Kids: Mission Critical

    Ashley Bornancin, Carter Hastings

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Adventure, Comedy

    Spy Kids: Mission Critical (Netflix, 2018) is a computer-animated adventure-comedy television...  more
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  • Knight Squad16
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    Knight Squad

    Owen Joyner, Daniella Perkins

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Fantasy

    Knight Squad (Nickelodeon, 2018) is an American comedy television series created by Sean...  more
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