In 1975, über-producer Aaron Spelling came up with an outrageous idea—a TV show about three female detectives who run around without bras. Back then, women rarely had leading roles in hour-long series, and they certainly did not run around without bras. Charlie's Angels changed all that, introducing a spellbound nation to the Jiggle Show. A show that featured a whole lot of women running in slow-motion.
- Trope Maker: Charlie's Angels
- Trope Codifier: Baywatch
- Three's Company
- VIP (Vallery Irons Protection), an Affectionate Parody of Charlie's Angels starring Pamela Anderson.
- She Spies, another Affectionate Parody of Charlie's Angels, which could be seen as Charlie's Angels, but with everyone in on the joke. In fact, when they dropped a lot of the self-referential humor and turned into a straight action-adventure series in the second season, it didn't work.
- Despite having a plot more akin to Knight Rider, Thunder in Paradise has so many pool scenes and enough action girls of the week it probably fits here.