1. Farscape (1999)
Astronaut John Crichton is thrown into the middle of an interstellar war after a catastrophic event during an experimental space mission.
2. Stargate Universe (2009)
Experiments of a modern multi-national crew aboard the ancient spacecraft Destiny as they journey across intergalactic space millions of light years from Earth. As they search for a way out of the unknown sector of the universe, they are at the same time searching for a method to return to Earth.
3. Firefly (2002)
In the year 2517, after the arrival of mankind in a new solar system, Serenity, a “Firefly-class” starship, follows the exploits of its renegade crew. The nine characters on Serenity are portrayed by an all-star cast.
4. Nightflyers (2018)
An expedition to locate new life forms begins in the year 2093 aboard the Nightflyer, the most advanced ship ever created. In the course of their mission, they’ll travel to the farthest reaches of our solar system, where they’ll discover that the actual horror isn’t waiting for them there in deep space—already it’s on their spacecraft.
5. Andromeda (2000)
Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry’s abandoned material, developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe, and produced by his widow Majel Barrett in Andromeda, a Canadian/American science fiction television series. High Guard Captain Dylan Hunt was played by Kevin Sorbo. When the show debuted on October 2, 2000, it ran until May 13, 2005, when it was cancelled. Producers Tribune Entertainment and Fireworks Entertainment teamed up to make Andromeda a reality on Vancouver’s waterfront. Syndicated in the US on WGN and other stations, it was distributed by Global Television in Canada. The Sci-Fi Channel took it up halfway through season four in the US. It is one of two television programs based on concepts developed by Roddenberry in the 1960s and ’70s, Andromeda. There were two TV pilots developed by Roddenberry in the mid-1970s with a similar premise that utilized the same name: Genesis II and Planet Earth. Earth: Final Conflict is another posthumous series based on Roddenberry’s notes.
6. Stargate SG-1 (1997)
About a year after the events of Stargate SG-1, U.S. authorities discover that an old alien technology called the Stargate can connect to a network of similar devices on a variety of planets. More than two dozen teams from Earth are involved in space exploration and defense against extraterrestrial dangers, including the Goa’uld, Replicators, and Ori. SG-1 is an elite Air Force special operations squad.
7. Falling Skies (2011)
It begins in the aftermath of an alien attack that has left the majority of the world completely paralyzed and unable to function. Outside major cities, the few remaining survivors have gathered together to undertake the arduous process of defending themselves. When it comes to protecting the people they serve and waging an insurgent campaign against an invading alien force, citizen troops face daily battles.
8. The Umbrella Academy (2019)
The apocalypse, their father’s death, and more are all on the agenda for this dysfunctional family of superheroes as they work together to uncover the truth.
9. Babylon 5 (1994)
Space Station Babylon 5 is located in Neutral Space, which is a 5-mile long station. The Earth Alliance commissioned its construction in the 2250s with the express purpose of fostering harmony among the many alien races by offering a safe haven for the resolution of disputes and negotiations between legally designated ambassadors. Members of the League of Non-Aligned Worlds work along with delegates from Earth Alliance members Minbari Federation, Centauri Republic, Narn Regime, and the Vorlon Empire to keep interstellar ties in check. Additionally, Babylon 5 serves as a military outpost for Earth as a port of call for travelers, traders, businesspeople, criminals, and Rangers.
10. Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)
A prequel to the original Star Trek, Enterprise is a science fiction television series that takes place 100 years before the events of the original series. The series premiered on September 26, 2001, and ended on May 13, 2005, on the UPN network. Enterprise NX-01, commanded by Jonathan Archer and capable of warp 5 travel, is the setting for the series, which takes place in the year 2215. As a prototype, the Enterprise NX has been given the designation of NX.
11. Ascension (2014)
A secret space mission was launched by the U.S. government in 1963, transporting hundreds of people on a century-long journey aboard the Ascension spacecraft. When a young woman’s strange death occurs nearly 50 years into the journey, the crew begins questioning their mission’s purpose.
12. Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Prior to Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise was Discovery. It’s been 50 years since the first episode of Star Trek aired in the United States, but the legendary and influential global television franchise is back with a whole new ship, new characters, and new missions.
13. Battlestar Galactica (2004)
The crew of the Galactica protects a tiny civilian fleet – the last of humanity – as they voyage toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth, when the Cylons emerge and demolish the 12 colonies.
14. Battlestar Galactica (1978)
Commander Adama and the crew of the Battlestar Galactica lead a ragtag fleet of human survivors in quest of a “mythical planet” called Earth after a cybernetic race known as the Cylons wipes out the 12 Colonies of Man.
15. The Expanse (2015)
The case of a missing young woman draws a tough investigator and a renegade ship’s captain together in a race across the solar system to uncover the greatest conspiracy in human history, two hundred years later.
16. Relic Hunter (1999)
Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt star in the English-language television series Relic Hunter, which premiered in Canada in 2009. Tanja Reichert took over for Lindy Booth in the third season of the show. Tomb Raider, a popular video game franchise, served as an inspiration for this film. A professor and “relic hunter,” Sydney Fox travels the world in search of ancient items to return to museums or the relatives of the original owner. Nigel, her linguistic assistant, and Claudia, her secretary, assist her in her work. She frequently finds herself in a battle with other treasure hunters who are out to make a buck. Many of the relics depicted in the series have true supernatural powers or are pieces of unusually advanced technology that are portrayed in the series. After completing its initial three-season, 66-episode contract, which was not renewed, it ran for three seasons in the United States between 1999 and 2002. On Sky1 and its subsidiaries in Ireland and the United Kingdom, as well as on CityTV and Space, CTV’s sister network A-Channel, and recently Showcase, it is aired. Because the series took place in the Toronto region, Carrere frequently attended Toronto Raptors games from courtside seats.
17. Lost in Space (2018)
The Robinson family battles against all obstacles to survive and flee after crashing on an extraterrestrial world. It’s just that they’re in a dangerous environment.
18. Airwolf (1984)
This is an American television show that aired from 1984 to 1987. Codenamed “Airwolf,” the crew of a high-tech military aircraft takes part in a variety of Cold War-themed spies’ missions, including espionage. Donald P. Bellisario was the show’s creator. Alex Cord, Jan-Michael Vincent and Jean Bruce Scott starred in the first three seasons. On a reduced budget and with an entirely new cast, the fourth season of the original series was shot in Canada for the USA Network.
19. Westworld (2016)
The emergence of artificial awareness and the growth of sin are the subject of this tragic odyssey. It explores a world in which every human desire, no matter how noble or evil, can be satisfied in the near future and the reconstructed past.
20. Star Trek: Picard (2020)
A new chapter in the life of Admiral Picard is introduced twenty years after the events of Nemesis.