Blood, sweat and no tears – Here's your action-packed TV guide for tonight

Mike Colter in Luke Cage. (Myles Aronowitz/Netflix)
Mike Colter in Luke Cage. (Myles Aronowitz/Netflix)

Cape Town – If you want to get your adrenaline pumping, we have rounded up some edge-of-your-seat action shows.

From martial arts, to a superhero who is bulletproof, to a CIA task force on a rescue mission, here are our top picks on TV tonight.



This Bruce Lee inspired series was filmed right here in Cape Town. Set during San Francisco's Tong Wars in the 1800s, this gritty series follows Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy from China who becomes mixed up in the world of organised crime. (READ MORE HERE)

Luke Cage


This gritty, action-packed drama follows the evolution of Luke Cage (Mike Colter), a man with super strength and unbreakable skin caused by a sabotaged experiment. After a failed relationship with fellow superhero Jessica Jones, Cage tries to rebuild a quiet life in Harlem, New York - until he is pulled out of the shadows and forced into a battle for his city. (READ MORE HERE)

The Sisters Brothers

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In 1850s Oregon, a gold prospector is chased by the infamous duo of assassins, the Sisters brothers. (READ OUR REVIEW HERE)

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht