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The horror genre has been a major staple of television since The Twilight Zone began scaring audiences around the world in 1959. Since then, horror TV shows have popped up every once in a while to terrify a whole new generation of TV viewers. Currently, there are more genuinely creepy television shows airing than ever before. Shows like American Horror Story and Supernatural have been designed to haunt your dreams, from the nightmare-inducing credit sequences to the spine-chilling imagery.

There are plenty of TV shows to excite and horrify the average horror fan and general television viewers alike. Shows like Hannibal and Bates Motel are bringing to life some of the most iconic movie villains of all time on the small screen. Whether you’re a fan of the decaying, flesh-eating zombies on The Walking Dead or enjoy the psychotic cult of serial killers on The Following, there’s something for every type of horror lover.

What do you think is the most creepy show on TV right now? Vote up the paranormal tv show you think is the creepiest and most chilling. This list features the top creepy shows that are still on the air.

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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Walking Dead Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies

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+ - 671 220
American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
American Horror Story Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett

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+ - 462 233
Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Supernatural Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beave

4
+ - 375 203
Bates Motel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Bates Motel Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot

5
+ - 334 208
Hannibal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Hannibal Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas

6
+ - 229 125
Penny Dreadful is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Penny Dreadful Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton, Eva Green

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+ - 191 189
Salem is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Salem Janet Montgomery, Shane West, Seth Gabel

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+ - 209 118
The Strain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Strain Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Kevin Durand

9
+ - 240 228
Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Grimm David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz

10
+ - 177 205
Hemlock Grove is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Hemlock Grove Famke Janssen, Bill Skarsgård, Landon Liboiron

11
+ - 215 183
Sleepy Hollow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Sleepy Hollow Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Lyndie Greenwood

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+ - 196 235
The Following is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Following Kevin Bacon, James Purefoy, Shawn Ashmore

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+ - 102 16
Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Stranger Things Winona Ryder, Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard

14
+ - 160 192
True Detective is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
True Detective Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams

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+ - 131 115
Z Nation is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Z Nation Kellita Smith, Keith Allan, Russell Hodgkinson

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+ - 74 26
Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington

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+ - 126 168
The Originals is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Originals Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt

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Under the Dome is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Under the Dome Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch

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+ - 63 77
Being Human is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Being Human Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath, Sam Huntington

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+ - 101 147
The Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Blacklist James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff

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+ - 32 66
The Leftovers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Leftovers Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, Christopher Eccleston

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+ - 87 139
Haven is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Haven Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Eric Balfour

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+ - 56 78
Lost Girl is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Lost Girl Anna Silk, Kris Holden-Ried, Zoie Palmer

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The 100 Eliza Taylor, Eli Goree, Thomas McDonell

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+ - 79 98
The Vampire Diaries is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
The Vampire Diaries Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder

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Dracula is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Dracula Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw, Thomas Kretschmann

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Falling Skies is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Falling Skies Noah Wyle, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight

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+ - 109 193
Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Teen Wolf Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden

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+ - 30 70
Resurrection is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Resurrection Mark Hildreth, Samaire Armstrong, Frances Fisher

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+ - 42 85
Attack on Titan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Attack on Titan Marina Inoue, Yuki Kaji, Josh Grelle

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+ - 35 95
In the Flesh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
In the Flesh Luke Newberry, Harriet Cains, Marie Critchley

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+ - 31 82
Scandal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Creepiest Shows on TV Right Now
Scandal Kerry Washington, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes