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The Best Current Military TV Shows  

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The best current military TV shows of 2019 come in many forms. Some top current military series are dramas, and other good current military TV shows are comedies. World War II, the Civil War and the Vietnam War are just a few of the events covered in the programs on this list.

What are some of the series that you will find on this best current military TV shows list? A Navy boat may be the only hope for human survival on the TNT series, The Last Ship. Eric Dane stars in this dramatic show which premiered in 2014. LL Cool J plays an ex-Navy Seal in the popular program, NCIS: Los Angeles. Featuring the Army, Marines, the Navy, and more, the best current military shows include Our Girl, Six, and Homeland.

Do you have a favorite military program currently airing on television? Vote up the best current military TV shows below, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section. 

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SEAL Team is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
David Boreanaz, Max Thieriot, Jessica Paré
SEAL Team (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series created by Ben Cavell. The drama follows the lives of elite Navy SEALs Jason Hayes (David Boreanaz) and Clay Spenser (Max Thieriot) as they ...more
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The Brave is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
Andriana Bikay added Mike Vogel, Anne Heche, Demetrius Grosse
The Brave (NBC, 2017) is an American drama series with showrunners Matt Corman and Chris Ord. Patricia Campbell (Anne Heche) is Deputy Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency working with ...more
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Strike Back is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
FaiezharFrancesc added Sullivan Stapleton, Philip Winchester, Michelle Lukes
Strike Back is a British/American action and military television series, based on a novel of the same name by novelist and former Special Air Service soldier Chris Ryan. The series follows the ...more
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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
Mark Harmon, Sasha Alexander, Michael Weatherly
NCIS is an American police procedural drama television series, revolving around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which conducts investigations ...more
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Our Girl is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
Lacey Turner, Iwan Rheon, Ben Aldridge
Our Girl is a BBC drama that was first broadcast on 24 March 2013 on BBC One. Set in modern day Britain, the drama tells the story of an 18 year old girl, Molly Dawes, played by Lacey Turner who ...more
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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
Chris O'Donnell, Peter Cambor, Daniela Ruah
NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on the CBS network on September 22, 2009. NCIS: Los ...more
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Homeland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Rupert Friend
Homeland is an American political thriller television series developed by Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa based on the Israeli series Hatufim, which was created by Gideon Raff. The series stars ...more
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NCIS: New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Military TV Shows
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Zoe McLellan
NCIS: New Orleans is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres that airs on Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. ET on CBS. It premiered on ...more