Best Spy TV Shows


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I love the cast and I love the comedy of it! Best Show Ever! It deserves to be in the top 5!
I love it! I suggest them to create new seasons... As in more and more seasons... The writer is great hope you can write again for Chuck's fun... Add that Sara walker is really amazing.
One of the best spy shows I've seen since La Femme Nikita - great story, action scenes, likeable characters etc


[Newest]I love the show...

This has to be number 1.
This is the reference of all Action series from the year B. C A. D 0001.
Outstanding espionage series..undoubtedly number 1...
[Newest]Best series ever! It has to be number 1.

3Burn Notice
The best spy show ever. Chuck finley is the best. And fiona and jesse and michael. And the mikes mom best cast ever.. And who can forget berry... This show had me locked... aNd kept wanting more the best series ever have to watch it from the beginning. And it always has a plot within a plot. This is what super spies do. Just totally entertaining. I love this show
Loved that one... There is no other spy series that couldn't match this one. It was an incredible T.V. show. The timeline, the burn notice thing instead of being fired.. VERY INTERESTING.. Would recommend this one to a friend who likes spy series.
This one is a truly cult and epic T.V. show... Most genuine spy missions and stories with blazing actions... Jeffrey donovan is awesome
[Newest]Awesome show! Definitely the best... too bad it's over!

The best. Bring it back!
Awesome, would love more episodes
Love it! Two more shows to go then done with all. I will miss it!

5La Femme Nikita
Far more than a cult favorite, in fact, Nikita prefigured many elements that would
Dominate post-9/11 programming. Alongside The X-Files, the show relied on ongoing story
Arcs, darker tones, and personal conflicts to emphasize the repercussions of individual
Choices, both moral and professional.


One of the greatest T.V. shows of all time! Definitely the best spy series!
On another note, the picture you have posted is from the original movie, not from the T.V. series.

6Covert Affairs
Best show I've ever watched, it has a bit of everything, drama, romance, mystery! Would recommend it to anyone looking for a interesting T.V. show to get stuck into!
Love this show very much, next season please...
So addicted to this show! Just blasted thru all 5 seasons. What will I do without it :(

7Spy Game
Brilliant but very very and very short spy series from 1997


Covert affairs doesn't glorify it but it shows what is! It's a rotten job but someone has to do it.

8The 4400
Not 100% spy thing but still must be here


9Jake 2.0
Superb spy show that inspired Chuck


Love it I wish there were more.

10The Invisible Man
An Underrated Sci-Fi/Spy show


The Contenders

11The Mentalist
Not sure who is spy in the Mentalist show.

This superb show should have been "alive". It had a big potential. Eliza Dushku was great and her team was awesome too



A superb British spy thriller show also known as MI-5 in the U.S. never being afraid of going dark or killing off popular character, the show was a definite sucess over its 10 year run and certainly deserves a spot on the list!

15Sleeper Cell


The best drama I have ever seen especially the role of Brody and Carrie.
This show needs to be in the top 5! One of the best!

Best ever action spy thriller with human emotions. Love and passion... Number 1
I love the show. #nikita the best spy-action drama ever.
How can any of the other shows above be better?

Please renew this show. Awesome characters and perfect plot.

20Dark Angel (2000)
Jessica Alba as genetically enhanced superagent who escaped from goverment research facility. I really don't understand why it has only two seasons... It is great T.V. show.

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