Browse - Most popular shows featuring: female protagonistx






The PowerThe Power
Prime Video, 2023 Running | Drama, Fantasy, Super Heroes | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

Suddenly, and without warning, all teenage girls in the world develop the power to electrocute people at will. It's hereditary, it's inbuilt, and it can't be taken away from them. Over our first season and beyond, the series will follow its cast of remarkable characters from London to Arizona, Nigeria to Moldova, as the Power evolves from a tingle in teenagers' collarbones to a complete reversal of the power balance of the world. Everything's about to change, for everyone.


The DropoutThe Dropout
Hulu, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.1/5

The Dropout tells the story of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos, an unbelievable tale of ambition and fame gone terribly wrong. How did the world's youngest self-made female billionaire lose it all in the blink of an eye? How did the woman once heralded as 'the next Steve Jobs' find herself facing criminal charges - to which she pleaded not guilty - and up to 20 years in jail? How did her technology, meant to revolutionize healthcare, potentially put millions of patients at risk? And how did so many smart people get it so wrong along the way?


The Bold TypeThe Bold Type
Freeform, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Inspired by the life of Joanna Coles, chief content officer of Hearst Magazines. The show reveals a glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for the global women's magazine Scarlet. The rising generation of Scarlet women leans on one another as they find their own voices in a sea of intimidating leaders. Together they explore sexuality, identity, love and fashion.


UnbelievableUnbelievable
Netflix, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.1/5

The true story of Marie, a teenager who was charged with lying about having been raped, and the two female detectives who followed a twisting path to arrive at the truth.


NikitaNikita
The CW, 2010 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

Nikita is based on the original French film La Femme Nikita. The story is about two assassins for a top-secret government organization assassin who goes rogue and a new assassin who is training to replace the old one.


ReignReign
The CW, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Fantasy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

A drama billed as a fantastical reimagining of the teenage Mary Queen of Scots.


Happy ValleyHappy Valley
BBC One, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

When a kidnap spirals out of control, Yorkshire police sergeant Catherine Cawood comes face to face with the man who destroyed her family.Kevin Weatherill pays a visit to Catherine Cawood at a West Yorkshire police station to report a crime. It involves holding his boss' daughter for ransom and using the money to send his children to a private school.


Workin' MomsWorkin' Moms
CBC, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

An original comedy series created by and starring Catherine Reitman that tests the modern ideal that women really can have it all. When longtime friends Kate and Anne, meet Jenny and Frankie in a judgmental mommies' group, the four quickly band together and form an unlikely friendship. The series follows the struggles of these four urban moms, providing a raw and honest look at how they juggle love, careers, and parenthood. Whether it be dealing with terrible coworkers, insatiable babies, postpartum depression, or sexual awakenings - they make it to the end of each day with humour and sometimes even a drop of grace.


The RookThe Rook
Starz, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Fantasy | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

The Rook is based on O'Malley's genre novel which introduces a strong female protagonist named Myfanwy Thomas with extraordinary powers who is employed by a mysterious British government agency responsible for defending the UK from supernatural threats.


Better ThingsBetter Things
FX, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Family | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

This is a comedy centered on Sam, a working actress, who tries to find time to raise her three daughters, have fun with friends and maybe an occasional hook-up.