Top 7 Best Action TV Shows of All Time [Most Popular To Viewer]

Are you a movie lover who wants to find out which movies made the list of the Best Action TV Shows of All Time? Or are you looking for some ideas of great action series you can stay glued to for a while? You will not search any further after reading through this list.

Movies affect our minds, teach us things we never knew and help to shape our thought processes towards a particular direction. In this article, you will get to see a list of highly-rated and grossing movies that will definitely blow you away.  These movies will have you connected to your TV screen, and leave you extremely focused on every single scene trying not to miss any action.Top 7 Best Action TV Shows of All Time

Best Action TV Shows of All Time

Best Action TV Shows of All Time

The following is a list of the best action TV shows of all time. The movies which made this list are highly rated and high-grossing movies of all time. Movies that got praises from movie critics and film lovers, several notable awards, and good playtime. In no particular order they are:

1. Prison Break

Prison Break


this movie is about the story of an engineer who breaks into a prison which he helped build in order to save his brother who was wrongly accused of committing a crime. The movie started in May 2017 and has since had 90 interesting episodes.

It has raked in notable awards like People’s Choice Awards for Favourite New TV Drama, ALMA Award for Outstanding Director of a Television Drama or Comedy, and Australian Film Institute International Award for Best Actor.

Featuring actors like Wentworth Miller as Michael Scofield, Sarah Wayne as Dr. Sara Tancredi, Dominic Purcell as Lincoln Burrows, Robert Knepper as Theodore T-bag, Amaury Nolasco as Fernando Sucre, William Fichtner as Alexander Mahone among a host of others

2. Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones

with 8 extremely sensational seasons, this movie which was based on a series of books by George R.R Martin which he named “a song of ice and fire” is among the highly rated and grandest TV series of all time. This movie has a long list of amazing actors and several plotlines.

It was first aired on HBO in April 2011 and has since then had people strongly glued until 2019 when the last season (season 8) was released.

The movie featured amazing characters like Jon Snow which was played by Kit Harrington, Sansa Stark played by Sophie Turner, Arya Stark played by Maisie Williams, Tyrion Lannister played by Peter Dinklage, Daenerys Targaryen played by Emilia Clarke and a host of other sensational actors.

3. Vikings

an action TV series which is based on the legendary Norse hero Ragnar Lothbroke and his family. Ragnar started out as a farmer who was married to Lagartha and had only one son named Bjorn. He grew to become the Earl and begat more sons with another woman.

The movie has continued after his death in this fifth season and has since been centered around the story of his still-living household. The series was inspired by the legends of the early Norsemen of medieval Scandinavia and was given a whopping 93% rating by rotten tomatoes in 2018.

The movie featured, Travis Fimmel, Alexander Ludwig, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgard, and many others.

4. The Archer

The Archer

this animated action-comedy TV series was created by Adam Reed and follows the dealings of a spy along with seven of his other colleagues. It is a widely acclaimed show with several awards to its name including Critics’ choice, Emmy Awards, and Golden Derby Awards.

The themes include meta-humor, rapidly delivered dialogue, and a visual style that was gotten from mid-century comic art. The cast includes the likes of H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler, Just Greer, Jessica Walter, Adam Reed himself, Amber Nash, and Chris Parnell.

5. La Casa De Papel

La Casa De Papel

a Spanish action name Money heist which had its 4th season released this year 2020 is a sensational and suspense-filled movie that revolves around a group of robbers with city names who engage in heists.

Features Alvaro Morte as the professor, Ursula Corbero as Tokyo, Alba Flores as Nairobi, Pedro Alonso as Berlin, Jaime Lorente as Denver among others.

Concluding one heist in season two, they came back together to carry out another one in the bank of Spain and as at the time of this article, they are still stuck inside the bank.

It is a really amazing Spanish movie with great subtitles. Netflix has claimed that it is the most-watched non-English movie of all time on their website.

6. Into The Badlands

Into The Badlands

this action TV series that started in 2015 is a story of a young boy and a warrior who decide to go together on a journey through a troubled land in order to find enlightenment in a post-apocalyptic world with civilization in utter destruction and a harsh government that tries to control the remaining population using extreme force violence and power. 

The movie enjoyed praises for its highly detailed Martial arts choreography.  The amazing list of cast includes Daniel Wu, Emily Beecham, Aramis Knight, Ally Ioannides, Nick Frost, and Orla Brady.

7. Luke cage

Luke cage

a Marvel universe movie that features Mike Colter as Luke Cage, an ex-convict that had an extraordinarily strong and impenetrable skin with super strength also starring sensational actors like Simone Missick as Misty Knight, Theo Rossi as Shades,

Mahershala Ali as Cottonmouth,  Mustafa Shakir as John McIver, Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple and many others.  It gained praise for its socially conscious story and a great performance.

Popularity of Action Tv Shows

Action TV shows is increasing among younger generations. Pop culture is permeated with the influence of these shows, including music, fashion and general entertainment. However, not all of the people in the entertainment industry are supporting this increase in popularity.

 Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which Is The Greatest Tv Show Of All Time?

Ans: The Simpsons

“The Simpsons” has won many awards in its long run as one of America’s longest-running animated sitcoms. The show has become a part of American culture and has raised awareness of the animated sitcom medium.

It has also been referenced in many other shows, movies and music. In fact, some of the show’s catch phrases have even become popular.

2. Are There Any Action Tv Series On Netflix?

Ans: Netflix is an American global on-demand Internet streaming media provider, that has distributed a number of action TV series. Netflix’s original series are House of Cards, Bloodline and Daredevil.

3. Is There Any Action Tv Series Worth Watching? 

“House of Cards” is an American political drama television series that airs on the streaming network, Netflix. The series is based on a BBC miniseries of the same name and features an all-star cast. “House of Cards” stars Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright and Kate Mara. This critically acclaimed show has received numerous awards including five Golden Globe Awards.

4. Is There Any Action Tv Show On Youtube? 

Ans: YouTube is one of the most popular video-sharing websites on the Internet, that features a number of action TV shows. YouTube celebrities are among the most subscribed users on the site and have received coverage in mainstream media publications.

5. Which Is The Best Animated Show Of All Time?

Ans: “Adventure Time” is an animated fantasy-comedy TV show that follows the adventures of a boy, named Finn and his best friend, a talking dog named Jake. The show has an impressive following of all demographics and has received critical acclaim for its creativity and originality.

Final Verdict

Every TV show on this exciting list will surely leave you stuck to your TV or your mobile phone for weeks and weeks watching one episode at a time and one season at a time.  These are movies that will for a long time continue to be on the list of the best action TV shows of all time.

They are a must watch and you should have a go at them one movie at a time.  If there anyone else that catch your full attention like these, comment below in brief so that  we can enrich this article.

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