17 Sci-Fi Shows with Kickass Female Leads That You Need in Your Life

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So your favorite genre is "Badass Women Being Awesome?"

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Don't worry, you're not alone. We totally get wanting to spend your TV time on nothing but high-energy, girl power shows where women aren't just sidekicks, but front and center saving the day. By now, you've probably figured out that when it comes to these qualities, the sci-fi genre is totally on it. So on it, in fact, that you might not even know about some pretty rockin' shows out there that you need to add to your queue. So whether you love new shows like The 100 and want to know what to watch next, or you want to check every single one of these off your list and throw your unlisted favorites in the comments, here's an in-depth starter kit of 17 sci-fi shows you should watch that'll make you forget leading men are even a thing. 

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