• 10). The Vampire Diaries (2009 - )

    Score: 66% Like of 443 Total Votes

    The Vampire DiariesCW - The Vampire Diaries is about a high school girl who just lost her parents to a tragic accident now becomes the love interest of two vampire brothers. The vampire brothers Damon and Stefan Salvatore have been in hiding for centuries return to the sleepy Virginia town of Mystic Falls where they became vampires. Stefan lives as a vampire by not feeding on humans while also keeping his evil brother Damon in some form of control. Stefan meets Elena and falls madly in love with her. Damon soon comes to Mystic Falls and also falls in love with Elena, creating the famous love triangle. Elena's best friend Bonnie is a Bennett witch like her grandma.

    Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley and Ian Somerhalder


  • 9). Penny Dreadful (2014 - )

    Score: 74% Like of 57 Total Votes

    Penny DreadfulShowtime - Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, and others unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London.

    Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green


  • 8). Bates Motel (2013 - )

    Score: 74% Like of 50 Total Votes

    Bates MotelA&E - "Bates Motel" is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho," and gives a portrayal of how Norman Bates' (Freddie Highmore) psyche unravels through his teenage years. Fans discover the dark, twisted backstory of Norman Bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma (Vera Farmiga), truly is.

    Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot


  • 7). The Strain (2014 - )

    Score: 76% Like of 25 Total Votes

    The StrainFX - A thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient and evil strain of vampirism. As the strain spreads, Eph, his team, and an assembly of everyday New Yorkers, wage war for the fate of humanity itself.

    Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Mía Maestro


  • 6). The Originals (2013 - )

    Score: 78% Like of 46 Total Votes

    The OriginalsCW - The Original vampire family, from The Vampire Diaries, return and settle in the city they helped build, New Orleans. This triggers a vampires vs werewolves vs witches feud.

    Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt


  • 5). Angel (1999 - 2004)

    Score: 81% Like of 74 Total Votes

    AngelWB - Angel made his first appearance on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Created by Joss Whedon and besides taking a spinoff from Buffy, Angel created his own plot and captivating storyline. Angel is a vampire cursed with a human soul who moves to Los Angeles to help people plagued by supernatural forces. Angel battles the evil corporation known as Wolfram & Hart who is responsible for the evil forces in Los Angeles.

    David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter and Alexis Denisof


  • 4). Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 - 2003)

    Score: 82% Like of 91 Total Votes

    Buffy the Vampire SlayerWB - Joss Whedon, before The Avengers, made the hit Buffy The Vampire Slayer movie into a series and cast Sarah Michelle Gellar in the legendary role. Buffy slays vampires, demons and any other monster while attending high school. Juggling homework and battling the forces of evil Buffy stands as a modern day classic horror TV series. Angel first made his appearance as the love interest of Buffy. Buffy is the chosen vampire slayer with friends Willow Rosenberg, Alexander "Xander" Harris and her watcher Giles.

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon and Alyson Hannigan


  • 3). Supernatural (2005 - )

    Score: 83% Like of 98 Total Votes

    SupernaturalCW - Supernatural is about the Winchester brothers Sam and Dean. The Winchesters were trained by their father who is one the best monster killers alive. Sam and Dean fight all types of evil monsters including demons, ghosts, ghouls and leviathans. Sam and Dean are on the battlegrounds that heaven and hell fight on. They fight demons and sometimes angels alike. This supernatural TV series features almost every known monster beautifully and has a huge well deserved horror fan following.

    Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles and Jim Beaver


  • 2). The Walking Dead (2010 - )

    Score: 83% Like of 113 Total Votes

    The Walking DeadAMC - The Walking Dead comes from AMC and is a great zombie TV series. Rick Grimes is a former police officer who fell into a coma after being shot while on duty. Rick wakes up to find that he has awoken into a zombie apocalypse and now he is on the hunt to find his wife and son. After journeying to his home, he finds that his family has fled and now he sets on a journey to go to Atlanta. While in Atlanta Rick Grimes is almost killed by zombies but is helped by Glenn. Glenn takes Rick to a camp outside of town to be reunited with his family and best friend Shane. Rick with the help of Shane and other survivors fight off the zombie hordes while also fighting off other survivors who seek to take what they have.

    Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal and Sarah Wayne Callies


  • 1). American Horror Story (2011 - )

    Score: 84% Like of 97 Total Votes

    American Horror StoryFX - American Horror Story starts when a family of three move into an unknown to them, haunted house in order to mend their broken past. The restored mansion feels like a new start for everyone. Soon the home comes alive and weird characters return from the past. The mother Vivian soon becomes pregnant after an encounter with a strange supernatural entity passes as her husband.

    Evan Peters, Jessica Lange and Connie Britton


Worth Mentioning

11). Masters of Horror
(2005 - 2007)
Score: 64% Like of 160 Total Votes
Masters of Horror
13). Grimm
(2011 - )
Score: 63% Like of 174 Total Votes
Grimm
15). 30 Days of Night: Blood Trails
(2007)
Score: 61% Like of 28 Total Votes
30 Days of Night: Blood Trails
17). The Outer Limits
(1995 - 2002)
Score: 60% Like of 25 Total Votes
The Outer Limits
19). True Blood
(2008 - 2014)
Score: 59% Like of 92 Total Votes
True Blood
21). The Twilight Zone
(1959 - 1964)
Score: 59% Like of 29 Total Votes
The Twilight Zone
23). Dominion
(2014 - )
Score: 58% Like of 19 Total Votes
Dominion
25). Being Human (US)
(2011 - 2014)
Score: 58% Like of 92 Total Votes
Being Human (US)
27). Tales From the Crypt
(1989 - 1996)
Score: 57% Like of 35 Total Votes
Tales From the Crypt
29). Night Gallery
(1970 - 1973)
Score: 57% Like of 14 Total Votes
Night Gallery
31). Twin Peaks
(1990 - 1991)
Score: 57% Like of 14 Total Votes
Twin Peaks
33). Z Nation
(2014 - )
Score: 57% Like of 14 Total Votes
Z Nation
35). R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour
(2010 - )
Score: 57% Like of 30 Total Votes
R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour
37). Alfred Hitchcock Presents
(1955 - 1965)
Score: 57% Like of 23 Total Votes
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
39). Salem
(2014 - )
Score: 56% Like of 27 Total Votes
Salem
41). Forever Knight
(1992 - 1996)
Score: 55% Like of 11 Total Votes
Forever Knight
43). The Secret Circle
(2011)
Score: 54% Like of 46 Total Votes
The Secret Circle
45). Being Human (UK)
(2008 - 2013)
Score: 53% Like of 30 Total Votes
Being Human (UK)
47). Poltergeist: The Legacy
(1996 - 1999)
Score: 50% Like of 12 Total Votes
Poltergeist: The Legacy
49). Witches of East End
(2013)
Score: 50% Like of 14 Total Votes
Witches of East End
51). Hex
(2004 - 2005)
Score: 50% Like of 30 Total Votes
Hex
53). American Gothic
(1995 - 1996)
Score: 46% Like of 13 Total Votes
American Gothic
55). Bitten
(2014 - )
Score: 45% Like of 11 Total Votes
Bitten
57). Death Valley
(2011)
Score: 33% Like of 30 Total Votes
Death Valley
12). Hannibal
(2013 - )
Score: 63% Like of 60 Total Votes
Hannibal
14). Tales From the Darkside
(1983 - 1988)
Score: 62% Like of 53 Total Votes
Tales From the Darkside
16). Sleepy Hollow
(2013 - )
Score: 60% Like of 53 Total Votes
Sleepy Hollow
18). Charmed
(1996- 2006)
Score: 59% Like of 63 Total Votes
Charmed
20). From Dusk Till Dawn
(2014 - )
Score: 59% Like of 46 Total Votes
From Dusk Till Dawn
22). Hemlock Grove
(2013 - )
Score: 58% Like of 43 Total Votes
Hemlock Grove
24). Friday the 13th: The Series
(1987 - 1990)
Score: 58% Like of 19 Total Votes
Friday the 13th: The Series
26). Goosebumps
(1995 - 1998)
Score: 58% Like of 33 Total Votes
Goosebumps
28). Monsters
(1988 - 1991)
Score: 57% Like of 21 Total Votes
Monsters
30). Dexter
(2006 - 2013)
Score: 57% Like of 56 Total Votes
Dexter
32). Kolchak: The Nightstalker
(1974 - 1975)
Score: 57% Like of 35 Total Votes
Kolchak: The Nightstalker
34). Lost Girl
(2010 - )
Score: 57% Like of 44 Total Votes
Lost Girl
36). Teen Wolf
(2011 - )
Score: 57% Like of 53 Total Votes
Teen Wolf
38). Dark Shadows
(1966 - 1971)
Score: 57% Like of 69 Total Votes
Dark Shadows
40). Constantine
(2014 - )
Score: 56% Like of 18 Total Votes
Constantine
42). A Haunting
(2005)
Score: 55% Like of 22 Total Votes
A Haunting
44). Are You Afraid of the Dark?
(1991 - 2000)
Score: 54% Like of 13 Total Votes
Are You Afraid of the Dark?
46). Stephen King's Dead Zone
(2002 - 2007)
Score: 50% Like of 20 Total Votes
Stephen King's Dead Zone
48). Beauty and the Beast
(2012 - )
Score: 50% Like of 36 Total Votes
Beauty and the Beast
50). The River
(2012)
Score: 50% Like of 108 Total Votes
The River
52). Blade: The Series
(2006)
Score: 49% Like of 291 Total Votes
Blade: The Series
54). Dracula
(2013 - 2014)
Score: 45% Like of 11 Total Votes
Dracula
56). The Hunger
(1997 - 2000)
Score: 43% Like of 14 Total Votes
The Hunger

Top 57 Horror TV Series of All Time

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