TV The Best Current Syfy Shows  

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Here are the best Syfy shows currently on now. The SyFy network has been responsible for putting out some stunning SyFy programming over the years, keeping the genre alive and well. Quality science fiction uses fantastic scenarios - usually based on trends in actual science and technology - as analogies for modern dilemmas, debates, and current events. Among all the SyFy shows currently airing, which are your favorites? Which best encapsulate the true spirit of science fiction? 

What's on this list of SyFy programs? Some of the most popular SyFy shows take place in post-apocalyptic futures where humanity struggles to survive to due plagues, wars, and other disasters. The show Z Nation features a group of survivors of a zombie apocalypse trying to rebuild life on earth in the aftermath. 12 Monkeys - based on the film of the same name - features time travelors from the future traveling to the present day to try to stop a plague that will wipe out humanity. Other current shows on SyFy include Killjoys, The Expanse, and The Magicians

If you're looking for SyFy shows on now to watch next, browse this list below. Vote the best SyFy shows up to the top to help determine the highest quality series currently airing on the network. 

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Wynonna Earp is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Melanie Scrofano, Shamier Anderson, Tim Rozon Wynonna Earp (Syfy, 2016) is a Canadian-American supernatural Western horror television series created by Emily Andras, based on the comic book series by Beau Smith. With her unique abilities, ...more

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The Expanse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Thomas Jane, Steven Strait, Cas Anvar The Expanse (Syfy, 2015) is an American science fiction television series developed by Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, based on the novels by James S. A. Corey. In a future where humanity has ...more

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The Magicians is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Jason Ralph, Stella Maeve, Olivia Taylor Dudley The Magicians (Syfy, 2015) is an American fantasy television series created by Sera Gamble and John McNamara, based on the novel by Lev Grossman. Training to be a magician at Brakebills ...more

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Killjoys is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Hannah John-Kamen, Aaron Ashmore, Luke Macfarlane Killjoys (Syfy, 2015) is a Canadian space adventure drama series created by Michelle Lovretta. In the Quad, a planetary system on the brink of a bloody interplanetary class war, a fun loving ...more

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Van Helsing is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Kelly Overton, Jonathan Scarfe, Christopher Heyerdahl Van Helsing (Syfy, 2016) is an American dark fantasy horror drama television series inspired by Zenescope Entertainment's graphic novel series Helsing. Vanessa "Van" Helsing (Kelly ...more

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12 Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Aaron Stanford, Amanda Schull, Kirk Acevedo 12 Monkeys (SyFy, 2015) is an American television series on Syfy created by Terry Matalas and Travis Fickett, and loosely based on the 1995 film. In the year 2043, scavenger James Cole (Aaron ...more

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Z Nation is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Kellita Smith, DJ Qualls, Michael Welch Z Nation (Syfy, 2014) is an American action/horror/comedy-drama/post-apocalyptic television series created by Karl Schaefer and Craig Engler. Three years after the zombie virus has gutted the ...more

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Happy! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Christopher Meloni, Ritchie Coster, Lili Mirojnick Happy! (Syfy, 2017) is an American television crime dramedy series created by Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson, based on the comic book series. An alcoholic ex-cop turned hitman (Christopher ...more

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Superstition is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Superstition Brad James, Morgana Van Peebles, Robinne Lee Superstition (Syfy, 2017) is an American television drama series created by Joel Anderson Thompson and Mario Van Peebles. The Hastings family are the owners of a funeral home who also provide ...more

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Ghost Wars is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Avan Jogia, Kim Coates, Vincent D'Onofrio Ghost Wars (SyFy, 2017) is a paranormal action television series created by Simon Barry. In a remote Alaskan town overrun by paranormal forces, local outcast Roman Mercer (Avan Jogia) must ...more

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Channel Zero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Paul Schneider, Fiona Shaw, Luisa D'Oliveira Channel Zero (Syfy, 2017) is an American horror anthology television series created by Nick Antosca, who serves as writer, showrunner, and executive producer. Storylines for the series are based ...more

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Cosplay Melee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
Cosplay Melee Yvette Nicole Brown, Christian Beckman, LeeAnna Vamp Cosplay Melee (Syfy, 2017) is a reality television show hosted by Yvette Nicole Brown. Each episode, four cosplayers put their skills to the test as they create innovative cosplays, having to ...more

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Face Off is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Syfy Shows
McKenzie Westmore, Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neill Face Off is an American reality television game show on the Syfy cable network in which a group of prosthetic makeup artists compete against each other to create prostheses such as those found ...more