Horror TV Series & Shows

  • 10). Forever Knight (1992 - 1996)

    Score: 60% Like of 53 Total Votes

    Forever Knight

    Geraint Wyn Davies, Catherine Disher, Nigel Bennett

  • 9). Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1991 - 2000)

    Score: 63% Like of 51 Total Votes

    Are You Afraid of the Dark?A group of kids (the Midnight Society) get together in the woods, and tell ghost stories.

    Ross Hull, Raine Pare-Coull, Jodie Resther

  • 8). The Originals (2013 - )

    Score: 69% Like of 61 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

  • 7). Bates Motel (2013 - )

    Score: 70% Like of 76 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

  • 6). The Strain (2014 - )

    Score: 71% Like of 42 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

  • 5). American Horror Story (2011 - )

    Score: 78% Like of 125 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

  • 4). Supernatural (2005 - )

    Score: 78% Like of 119 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

  • 3). The Walking Dead (2010 - )

    Score: 78% Like of 142 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

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

    Score: 78% Like of 116 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

  • 1). Angel (1999 - 2004)

    Score: 79% Like of 96 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

Worth Mentioning

11). Dominion
(2014 - )
Score: 59% Like of 41 Total Votes

Dominion

Starring Christopher Egan, Tom Wisdom, Roxanne McKee.

12). Masters of Horror
(2005 - 2007)
Score: 58% Like of 438 Total Votes

Masters of Horror

Starring Karen Austin, J. Winston Carroll and Miho Ninagawa.


13). A Haunting
(2005)
Score: 58% Like of 129 Total Votes

A Haunting

Starring Anthony D. Call, Mark Joy, Lorraine Warren.

14). Friday the 13th: The Series
(1987 - 1990)
Score: 58% Like of 88 Total Votes

Friday the 13th: The Series

Starring Louise Robey, Chris Wiggins, John D. LeMay.


15). Grimm
(2011 - )
Score: 58% Like of 480 Total Votes

Grimm

Starring David Giuntoli, Bitsie Tulloch and Silas Weir Mitchell.

16). Tales From the Darkside
(1983 - 1988)
Score: 57% Like of 229 Total Votes

Tales From the Darkside

Starring Paul Sparer, Catherine Battistone, John Marzilli.


17). Z Nation
(2014 - )
Score: 57% Like of 63 Total Votes

Z Nation

Starring Kellita Smith, DJ Qualls, Keith Allan.

18). Constantine
(2014 - )
Score: 57% Like of 42 Total Votes

Constantine

Starring Matt Ryan, Harold Perrineau, Charles Halford.


19). The Vampire Diaries
(2009 - )
Score: 57% Like of 1017 Total Votes

The Vampire Diaries

Starring Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley and Ian Somerhalder.

20). Penny Dreadful
(2014 - )
Score: 57% Like of 235 Total Votes

Penny Dreadful

Starring Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green.


21). Tales From the Crypt
(1989 - 1996)
Score: 57% Like of 72 Total Votes

Tales From the Crypt

Starring John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer.

22). From Dusk Till Dawn
(2014 - )
Score: 57% Like of 169 Total Votes

From Dusk Till Dawn

Starring D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Jesse Garcia.


23). Hemlock Grove
(2013 - )
Score: 56% Like of 149 Total Votes

Hemlock Grove

Starring Famke Janssen, Landon Liboiron, Dougray Scott.

24). Sleepy Hollow
(2013 - )
Score: 56% Like of 142 Total Votes

Sleepy Hollow

Starring Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Orlando Jones.


25). True Blood
(2008 - 2014)
Score: 56% Like of 190 Total Votes

True Blood

Starring Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer and Sam Trammell.

26). The Twilight Zone
(1959 - 1964)
Score: 56% Like of 89 Total Votes

The Twilight Zone

Starring Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts.


27). 30 Days of Night: Blood Trails
(2007)
Score: 56% Like of 68 Total Votes

30 Days of Night: Blood Trails

Starring Trip Hope, Tiffany Barrett, Perry Cornelius.

28). R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour
(2010 - )
Score: 56% Like of 61 Total Votes

R.L. Stines The Haunting Hour

Starring Dan Payne, Jeny Cassady, Matt Phillips.


29). Night Gallery
(1970 - 1973)
Score: 56% Like of 54 Total Votes

Night Gallery

Starring Rod Serling, Larry Watson, Joanna Pettet.

30). Being Human (US)
(2011 - 2014)
Score: 55% Like of 177 Total Votes

Being Human (US)

Starring Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath and Sam Huntington.


31). Goosebumps
(1995 - 1998)
Score: 55% Like of 109 Total Votes

Goosebumps

Starring R.L. Stine, Kathryn Short, Cody Jones.

32). The Secret Circle
(2011)
Score: 55% Like of 71 Total Votes

The Secret Circle

Starring Britt Robertson, Thomas Dekker and Phoebe Tonkin.


33). Hannibal
(2013 - )
Score: 55% Like of 161 Total Votes

Hannibal

Starring Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas, Hugh Dancy.

34). Stephen King's Dead Zone
(2002 - 2007)
Score: 55% Like of 44 Total Votes

Stephen Kings Dead Zone

Starring Anthony Michael Hall, Nicole de Boer, Chris Bruno.


35). Dark Shadows
(1966 - 1971)
Score: 54% Like of 148 Total Votes

Dark Shadows

Starring Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall, Nancy Barrett.

36). Dexter
(2006 - 2013)
Score: 54% Like of 185 Total Votes

Dexter

Starring Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas.


37). The Outer Limits
(1995 - 2002)
Score: 54% Like of 50 Total Votes

The Outer Limits

Starring Alex Diakun, Eric Schneider, Garvin Cross.

38). Teen Wolf
(2011 - )
Score: 54% Like of 89 Total Votes

Teen Wolf

Starring Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien and Crystal Reed.


39). American Gothic
(1995 - 1996)
Score: 54% Like of 26 Total Votes

American Gothic

Starring Gary Cole, Lucas Black, Paige Turco.

40). Beauty and the Beast
(2012 - )
Score: 53% Like of 43 Total Votes

Beauty and the Beast

Starring Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan and Max Brown.


41). Salem
(2014 - )
Score: 53% Like of 43 Total Votes

Salem

Starring Janet Montgomery, Shane West, Seth Gabel.

42). Twin Peaks
(1990 - 1991)
Score: 53% Like of 103 Total Votes

Twin Peaks

Starring Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick.


43). Charmed
(1996- 2006)
Score: 53% Like of 139 Total Votes

Charmed

Starring Holly Marie Combs, Alyssa Milano, Brian Krause, Rose McGowan.

44). Monsters
(1988 - 1991)
Score: 52% Like of 83 Total Votes

Monsters

Starring John Bolger, Pamela Dean Kelly, Michael J. Anderson.


45). Witches of East End
(2013)
Score: 52% Like of 29 Total Votes

Witches of East End

Starring Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Rachel Boston.

46). Lost Girl
(2010 - )
Score: 52% Like of 62 Total Votes

Lost Girl

Starring Anna Silk, Kris Holden-Ried and Ksenia Solo.


47). Kolchak: The Nightstalker
(1974 - 1975)
Score: 51% Like of 84 Total Votes

Kolchak: The Nightstalker

Starring Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Jack Grinnage.

48). Poltergeist: The Legacy
(1996 - 1999)
Score: 50% Like of 22 Total Votes

Poltergeist: The Legacy

Starring Derek de Lint, Martin Cummins, Robbi Chong.


49). The River
(2012)
Score: 50% Like of 116 Total Votes

The River

Starring Bruce Greenwood, Joe Anderson and Leslie Hope.

50). Dracula
(2013 - 2014)
Score: 50% Like of 20 Total Votes

Dracula

Starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw, Thomas Kretschmann.


51). Blade: The Series
(2006)
Score: 50% Like of 303 Total Votes

Blade: The Series

Starring Sticky Fingaz, Jill Wagner and Nelson Lee.

52). Being Human (UK)
(2008 - 2013)
Score: 49% Like of 45 Total Votes

Being Human (UK)

Starring Lenora Crichlow, Russell Tovey, Aidan Turner.


53). Alfred Hitchcock Presents
(1955 - 1965)
Score: 49% Like of 43 Total Votes

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Starring Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler, John Williams, Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick.

54). Hex
(2004 - 2005)
Score: 48% Like of 42 Total Votes

Hex

Starring Christina Cole, Michael Fassbender, Jemima Rooper, Jamie Davis, Joseph Morgan and Amber Sainsbury.


55). Bitten
(2014 - )
Score: 48% Like of 21 Total Votes

Bitten

Starring Laura Vandervoort, Greyston Holt, Greg Bryk.

56). The Hunger
(1997 - 2000)
Score: 47% Like of 34 Total Votes

The Hunger

Starring Terence Stamp, David Bowie, Richard Jutras.


57). Death Valley
(2011)
Score: 38% Like of 37 Total Votes

Death Valley

Starring Texas Battle, Bryce Johnson and Tania Raymonde.


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