Top 10 awesome shows like Whiz Kids that you will enjoy watching
You just finished watching Whiz Kids and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Corey Allen, Matthew Labyorteaux and Todd Porter . Here goes the list -
- The Children of the New Forest
- Battlestar Galactica
- Pirate Islands
- Earth 2
- V: The Final Battle
- The Fantastic Journey
- Alien Nation
- The Untouchables
During the English Civil War in the 1640s, Colonel Beverley, a Royalist, squire of Arnwood and High Keeper of the New Forest, leaves to join the King's army. He dies at the Battle of Naseby, leaving his two sons and two daughters in the care of their Aunt Judith. A troop of Parliamentary soldiers and their Leveller preacher, Abel Corbould, come to Arnwood. The four Beverley children are smuggled out of Arnwood, taken to Jacob Armitage, a royalist forester's home in the forest and hidden there. The children encounter various adventures, become involved with the family of Parliament's new Intendant of the New Forest, Heatherstone, and eventually join a conspiracy to help King Charles, who has escaped from captivity.
This show, created by John Frankau, Timandra Alwyn and Edwina Ashton, scores 7.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Adventure
After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet on a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth.
This show, created by Rod Holcomb, Richard Hatch and Dirk Benedict, scores 7.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Sci-Fi | Adventure | Action
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A freak accident sends three Australian kids into a computer-generated world of pirates and swashbuckling heroes. The kids must help a group of adventurers find a buried treasure and a way back to the real world.
This show, created by Grant Brown, Brooke Harman and Nicholas Donaldson, scores 7.4 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | Adventure | ActionWatch Trailer
"World Securities", an international high-tech private investigation company, employs field operatives who are aided by implanted audio receivers and who carry tiny cameras and telemetry units which can be attached to tie tacks or rings. Each episode featured one of three (O'Brian, Franciosa, McClure) agents on a particular investigation, which usually had political elements. Meredith played the "director" of the investigations, as leader of the expert team who remained at headquarters monitoring and providing the agent with intelligence. Other experts included a computer hacker (such as they were portrayed in the early 70's), someone fluent as a translator in several languages, and a doctor.
This show, created by Russ Mayberry, Hugh OBrian and Doug McClure, scores 8.1 on IMDb.
Genres - Adventure
A small group of human resistance fighters fight a desperate guerilla war against the genocidal extra-terrestrials who dominate Earth.
This show, created by Richard T. Heffron, Jane Badler and Michael Durrell, scores 7.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Action | Sci-Fi | Adventure
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A scientific expedition in the Atlantic Ocean becomes lost in the Bermuda Triangle and washes up on an uncharted island. They meet up with travelers from other times, planets and dimensions who have also become trapped, and together they "slide" through portals from one dimension to the next hoping to find the one that leads home.
This show, created by Vincent McEveety, Jared Martin and Carl Franklin, scores 7.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Adventure | Sci-FiWatch Trailer
A flying saucer crashed in the Mojave Desert and its inhabitants turned out to be alien slaves, bred to be super intelligent and strong, and controllable by their Overseers. These Tenctonese, or "Newcomers", have been assimilated (sort of) into the population of Los Angeles. One of them, George Francisco, is a police detective with a human partner, Matthew Sikes. George and Matt fight crime together, while learning to respect the other's culture, and question his own. They also fight prejudice, as personified by the Purists, and fear, in the form of the unseen Overseers, who seek to regain control over their slaves.
This show, created by John McPherson, Gary Graham and Eric Pierpoint, scores 6.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | Crime | Sci-Fi
Ally Walker stars as Dr. Sam Waters, a detective with the Violent Crimes Task Force, a federal agency which often works with the FBI, ATF, and other crime-solving agencies.
This show, created by Ian Toynton, Robert Davi and Julian McMahon, scores 7.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama
In 1930s Chicago, the seemingly invincible crime boss Al Capone is opposed by a team of incorruptible U.S. Treasury Agents, led by the indefatigable Eliot Ness.
This show, created by Vern Gillum, Tom Amandes and Paul Regina, scores 7.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | Thriller | Crime