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The Best Action Series On Netflix To Watch Now

Updated April 21, 2021 14.1k votes 3.0k voters 173.5k views85 items

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Here are the best action shows streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for martial arts, superhero shows, or gritty crime dramas, this list of action shows currently on Netflix is regularly updated with new and popular TV series and offering the best action shows on now. What are the best action series to watch on Netflix

Vote up the best action shows on Netflix, then, be sure to check out the best action movie series!

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    The Punisher

    Jon Bernthal, Ben Barnes
    Marvel's The Punisher (Netflix, 2017) is an American web television series created for Netflix...  more

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    Money Heist

    Úrsula Corberó, Itziar Ituño
    Money Heist (Antena 3/Netflix, 2017) is a Spanish heist television series created by Álex...  more

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    The Witcher

    Henry Cavill, Freya Allan
    The Witcher (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy action-adventure series based on the series of short...  more

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    Shooter

    Ryan Phillippe, Cynthia Addai-Robinson
    Shooter (USA, 2016) is an American television drama series based on the novel Point of Impact...  more

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    Peaky Blinders

    Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory
    Peaky Blinders (BBC Two, 2013) is a British television action drama created by Steven Knight,...  more

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    The Blacklist

    Parminder Nagra, Amir Arison
    The Blacklist (NBC, 2013) is an American crime thriller television series created by Jon...  more

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    The Last Kingdom

    Alexander Dreymon, David Dawson
    The Last Kingdom (BBC America, 2015) is a British historical fiction television series based...  more

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    Daredevil

    Rosario Dawson, Joanne Whalley
    Daredevil (Netflix, 2015) is an American action crime legal drama superhero series created by...  more

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    The Umbrella Academy

    Elliot Page, Tom Hopper
    The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve...  more

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    Narcos

    Paulina García, Maurice Compte
    Narcos (Netflix, 2015) is an American drama web-television series created by Chris Brancato,...  more

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    The 100

    Christopher Larkin, Devon Bostick
    The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series...  more

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    Into the Badlands

    Sarah Bolger, Daniel Wu
    Into the Badlands (AMC, 2015) is an American TV series set in a post-apocalyptic world...  more
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    Arrow

    Rick Gonzalez, Paul Blackthorne
    Arrow (The CW, 2012) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti,...  more

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    The Walking Dead

    Khary Payton, Sarah Wayne Callies
    The Walking Dead (AMC, 2010) is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series...  more

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    Altered Carbon

    Joel Kinnaman, Renée Elise Goldsberry
    Altered Carbon is an American science fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis,...  more

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    Longmire

    Robert Taylor, Bailey Chase
    Longmire (A&E, 2012) is an American modern Western crime drama television series developed by...  more

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    Supernatural

    Misha Collins, Jared Padalecki
    Supernatural (The CW, 2005) is an American fantasy horror television series created by Eric...  more

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    Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    Henry Simmons, Clark Gregg
    Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC, 2013) is an American action drama superhero series...  more

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    Queen of the South

    Alice Braga, Justina Machado
    Queen of the South (USA, 2016) is an American television drama series adapted from the...  more

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    Gotham

    Benjamin McKenzie, John Doman
    Gotham (Fox, 2014) is an American drama television series developed by Bruno Heller, based on...  more

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    The Flash

    Danielle Nicolet, Tom Felton
    The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg...  more

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    Bodyguard

    Richard Madden, Keeley Hawes
    Bodyguard (Netflix, 2018) is a British television political thriller drama series created by...  more

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    Wolf

    Ahu Türkpençe, Serkan Çayoğlu

    Wolf (Star TV, 2018) is a six part Turkish miniseries created by Alper Caglar. The series revolves around the lives of Turkey's Police Special Operation Teams, covering several years of Turkish history beginning in 2014.

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    Frontier

    Jason Momoa, Alun Armstrong
    Frontier (Netflix, 2016) is a Canadian-American historical drama television series co-created...  more

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    The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

    Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy
    The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (Netflix, 2019) is a fantasy television series, and a...  more