Top 15 shows with BADASS female characters

Published: April 12, 2017 - by timon93

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  • Rating: 9.5

    Game of Thrones - 2010

    Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the Night's Watch, is all that stands between the realms of men and the icy horrors beyond.
    because Daenerys, c'mon. - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.7

    Orange Is the New Black - 2013

    Piper Chapman is a public relations executive with a career and a fiance when her past suddenly catches up to her. In her mid-30s she is sentenced to spend time in a minimum-security women's prison in Connecticut for her association with a drug runner 10 years earlier. Forced to trade power suits for prison orange, Chapman makes her way through the corrections system and adjusts to life behind bars, making friends with the many eccentric, unusual and unexpected people she meets.
    description not needed. - by timon93
  • Rating: 9.1

    How to Get Away with Murder - 2014

    Murder, deception, fear and guilt are the ties that bind Middelton University Professor Annalise Keating to her long-time associates Frank Delfino, Bonnie Winterbottom and her students. But as the group struggles to move on with their lives and focus on their clients, their past continues to haunt them, as Annalise and her inner circle struggle to keep their secrets from getting exposed. Relationships will be fractured, lies will spin out of control, and shocking, new mysteries upend their entire lives.
    such a powerful female character. - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.0

    Supergirl - 2015

    As Superman’s cousin, Kara Danvers, also known as Supergirl, balances her work as a reporter for CatCo Worldwide Media with her work for the Department of Extra-Normal Operations, a super-secret government organization whose mission is to keep National City – and the Earth – safe from sinister threats.
    FINALLY. we so needed a female, independent superhero. - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.5

    Reign (2013) - 2013

    Chronicles the rise to power of Mary Queen of Scots when she arrives in France as a 15-year-old, betrothed to Prince Francis, and with her three best friends as ladies-in-waiting. It details the secret history of survival at French Court amidst fierce foes, dark forces, and a world of sexual intrigue.
    she is THE queen. - by timon93
  • Rating: 9.0

    Veronica Mars - 2004

    In the fictional town of Neptune, California, student Veronica Mars progresses from high school to college while moonlighting as a private investigator under the tutelage of her detective father.
    Kristen Bell. forever. - by timon93
  • Rating: 9.0

    One Day at a Time (2017) - 2017

    In a reimagining of the TV classic, a newly single Latina mother raises her teen daughter and tween son with the "help" of her old-school mom.
    3 generations of badass female characters. funny, but badass in their own way. - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.4

    Revenge - 2011

    Emily Thorne rents a house in the Hamptons for the summer, seemingly intent on nothing more than enjoying a break in the popular resort. But it soon becomes clear that there's more to her visit. Her real name is Amanda Clarke and her father was framed for a crime he didn't commit and sent to prison for life and she has come to the Hamptons to seek revenge against the people who betrayed him and saw him sent to jail.
    #obsessed - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.7

    Chuck - 2007

    This high-concept action comedy follows Chuck Bartowski as the Buy More computer geek turned secret agent. When Chuck unwittingly downloads a database of government information and deadly fighting skills into his head, he becomes the CIA's most vital secret. This sets Chuck on a path to become a full-fledged spy, assisted by the stoic Colonel John Casey; Chuck's best friend, Morgan Grimes; and the CIA's top agent Sarah Walker. With the help of this unlikely team and his unorthodox techniques, Chuck is ready to take Operation Bartowski freelance.
    ohhhh, how much i miss Sarah. - by timon93
  • Rating: 9.0

    Gilmore Girls - 2000

    Lorelai Gilmore has made her share of mistakes in life, but she has been doing her best to see that her college-bound daughter - and best friend in the world - Rory, doesn't follow in her footsteps. That may be easier said than done, considering that the two share the same interests, the same intellect, the same coffee addiction and the same eyes.
    this is why i became a feminist. - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.7

    The Good Place - 2016

    Eleanor Shellstrop is an ordinary woman who, through an extraordinary string of events, enters the afterlife where she comes to realize that she hasn't been a very good person. With the help of her wise afterlife mentor, she's determined to shed her old way of living and discover the awesome (or at least the pretty good) person within.
    i just love Kristen Bell so much. - by timon93
  • Rating: 6.5

    Finding Carter - 2014

    Teenage girl Carter seemingly has the perfect life with fun-loving single mom Lori, until she discovers Lori abducted her as a toddler. Now Carter must return to the family who thought they had lost her. As she navigates brand new parents, a twin sister, high school and boys, she vows to find Lori before the only mom she’s ever known is gone forever.
    (still hoping that this show comes back) - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.8

    This Is Us - 2016

    A heartwarming and emotional story about a unique set of triplets, their struggles and their wonderful parents.
    real people, real powerful women. - by timon93
  • Rating: 7.7

    Mom - 2013

    A newly sober single mom tries to pull her life together in Napa Valley while dealing with her wayward mother.
    they are still badass to me. - by timon93
  • Rating: 8.1

    Scandal (2012) - 2012

    A former media relations consultant to the President, Olivia Pope dedicates her life to protecting and defending the public images of our nation's elite. After leaving the White House, the power consultant opened her own firm, hoping to start a new chapter -- both professionally and personally -- but she can't seem to completely cut ties with her past. Slowly it becomes apparent that her staff, who specialize in fixing the lives of other people, can't quite fix the ones closest at hand -- their own.
    she is badass, even if sometimes she forgets she is lol - by timon93