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List Rules Vote up your favorite horror shows that are currently airing new episodes or are expected to return.

These are the best current horror series of 2016-2017 ranked from best to worst by user votes. There are some great current horror TV shows that are truly scary, and there are also some good current horror shows that have their fair share of scares but are more or less comedies.

What shows are featured on this best current horror TV shows list? The Walking Dead is such a good horror show that it even spawned its own spin-off. Fear The Walking Dead premiered in 2015 and features a talented cast led by Kim Dickens. The Vampire Diaries is another great horror show currently airing on television.

Supernatural is not only one of the best current horror shows but at 12 seasons, it's also one of the longest running. Other good shows that appear on this top current horror TV series list include American Horror Story, The Strain, and Bates Motel.

Which current horror show in 2017 do you like the best? Let your voice be heard by voting your favorite series to the top spot on this list.

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Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
Supernatural Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver Supernatural is an American fantasy horror television series created by Eric Kripke. It was first broadcast on September 13, 2005, on The WB and subsequently became part of successor The CW's ...more

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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
American Horror Story Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial American Horror Story is an American horror television series created and produced by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. Described as an anthology series, each season is conceived as a self-contained ...more

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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
The Walking Dead Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies The Walking Dead is an American horror drama television series developed by Frank Darabont. It is based on the comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie ...more

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
Stranger Things Winona Ryder, Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard On November 6, 1983, in the town of Hawkins,[12] Indiana, 12-year-old Will Byers vanishes mysteriously. Will's frantic mother, Joyce, searches for him while Police Chief Jim Hopper launches his ...more

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The X-Files is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
maria-tereza added The X-Files David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The X-Files is an American science fiction horror drama television series created by Chris Carter. The program originally aired from September 10, 1993 to May 19, 2002 on Fox, spanning nine ...more

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The Strain is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
The Strain Corey Stoll, David Bradley, Kevin Durand The Strain is an American horror drama television series that premiered on FX on July 13, 2014. It was created by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, based on their novel trilogy of the same ...more

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Fear the Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
Fear The Walking Dead Kim Dickens, Cliff Curtis, Frank Dillane

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Black Mirror is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
PatrickTK021 added Black Mirror Daniel Kaluuya, Toby Kebbell, Rory Kinnear Black Mirror is a British television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker that features speculative fiction with dark and sometimes satirical themes that examine modern society, ...more

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Ash vs Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
Ash Vs. Evil Dead Bruce Campbell, Ray Santiago, Dana DeLorenzo

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iZombie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
iZombie Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli iZombie is an American television series developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright for The CW, and is a loose adaptation of the comic book series of the same name created by Chris ...more

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
-1455153438673 added The 100 Eliza Taylor, Eli Goree, Thomas McDonell The 100 is an American post-apocalyptic drama television series that premiered on The CW during the 2013–14 American television season. The series is based on a book of the same name, the first ...more

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Z Nation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
maria-tereza added Z Nation Kellita Smith, Keith Allan, Russell Hodgkinson Z Nation is an American post-apocalyptic zombie drama television series that airs on Syfy. It was created by Karl Schaefer and Craig Engler and the production company is The Asylum. The first ...more

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The Originals is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
The Originals Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt The Originals is an American television series that began airing on The CW during the 2013–14 American television season and is a spin-off of The Vampire Diaries. The series premiere aired after ...more

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maria-tereza added Scream Willa Fitzgerald, Bex Taylor-Klaus, John Karna

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Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
Teen Wolf Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Teen Wolf is an American television series developed by Jeff Davis for MTV. It is loosely based on the 1985 film of the same name, and stars Tyler Posey as a teenager named Scott, who is bitten ...more

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The View is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Scariest Shows on TV Right Now
MattSchwarck added The View Lisa Ling, Meredith Vieira, Debbie Matenopoulos The View is an American talk show and entertainment/infotainment program that has aired on ABC since August 11, 1997, as part of its daytime programming block. The show's concept was conceived ...more