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The Best Psychic & Medium Paranormal Reality Shows

Updated May 7, 2020 1.2k votes 530 voters 28.7k views25 items

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Paranormal reality shows featuring psychics and mediums deliver ghostly stories in a reality TV style that makes them all the more astonishing. The best paranormal psychic shows are often about looking for finishing the unsolved business of those recently lost, but what are the best psychic and medium shows? This list includes some of the most mysterious, greatest psychic series ever to help you summon up the next paranormal reality show on your watch list.

Some shows starring psychics and mediums are on the investigative side of paranormal reality series. Psychic Detectives and Psychic Investigators both document stories of criminal cases assisted or solved through the work of psychics. Other psychic series follow mediums who assist the living in speaking with their lost loved ones, such as Crossing Over With John Edward, or with those who can't easily speak for themselves, like the Pet Psychic. There are even competitive reality series where psychics set their skills against one another.

Which paranormal reality series offer the best psychic stories and experiences? Vote up the best psychic TV series and add any reality shows starring mediums that are missing.

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    Steve DiSchiavi, Matthew Anderson

    PremieredSeptember 23, 2011

    The Dead Files is an American paranormal television series that premiered on September 23, 2011, on the Travel Channel. The program features psychic medium Amy Allan and former NYPD homicide...  more
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    Chip Coffey, Edy Nathan

    PremieredAugust 21, 2019

    Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal is a paranormal television series broadcast on the A&E television network. Hosted by Chip Coffey, an American psychic investigator, with Edy Nathan, Chris...  more

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    PremieredApril 8, 2020

    Celebrity Ghost Stories is an American paranormal reality television series that aired on The Biography Channel for its first four seasons and Lifetime Movie Network beginning with its fifth. The...  more

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    Carly Kiel addedTheresa Caputo, Frank Marino

    PremieredSeptember 25, 2011

    Long Island Medium is a TLC reality television series starring Theresa Caputo as she claims to be a medium who can communicate with the deceased. Caputo's claims have been deemed fictitious by...  more

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    Psychic Detectives or Psychic Investigators is a television program produced by StoryHouse Productions for Court TV, as of 2006 in its 5th season. The program documents real-life cases of situations...  more
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    Real-life detective thrillers take on a supernatural turn in PSYCHIC INVESTIGATORS, the hit new series from The Biography Channel. Featuring actual dramatic crimes that are solved through the...
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    Alannah Myles


    Beyond is a Canadian paranormal documentary television series produced by Renegade Motion Pictures. It began airing in January 2005 and is currently in its second run. Robin Poitras was the hostess...  more
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    Crossing Over with John Edward (The Sci-Fi Channel, 1999) is an American science fiction, paranormal television talk show. Psychic John Edward questions audience members with what is presented as...  more
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    Christine Hamlett


    Rescue Mediums is a Canadian paranormal reality television series that originally aired from March 10, 2006 to July 17, 2011 on the W Network. The show stars Jackie Dennison and Christine Hamlett in...  more
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    America's Psychic Challenge was a competitive reality TV series on the Lifetime Television Network. The show originated in the UK with the title Britain's Psychic Challenge. Bunim-Murray Productions...  more
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    6ixth Sense is a British television programme, shown on Living. Hosted by Colin Fry, it features him giving psychic readings to members of the audience, and occasionally shows one-to-one readings...  more
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    Matt Fraser, Alexa Papigiotis

    PremieredJanuary 13, 2020

    Meet the Frasers (E!, 2020) is an American reality television sitcom. Each half-hour episode follows Rhode Island's young couple on the rise psychic medium Matt Fraser and his beauty queen...  more

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    Vicki Monroe


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    Mary Knows Best (SyFy, 2010) is an American reality television series. The show follows the poignant and often funny situations that psychic Mary Occhino and her family get themselves into on a daily...  more
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    The Pet Psychic is an hour-long television program that was broadcast on the Animal Planet network in the United States. The show was created by Yehuda Goldman and co-created by Todd Thompson, and...  more
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    Phil Crowley

    PremieredSeptember 9, 2009

    Nostradamus Effect was an American sensationalist television series that premiered on September 9, 2009, on the History channel. The program detailed various historical apocalyptic prophecies, such...  more
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    Gail Porter, Chris Fleming

    PremieredJune 15, 2004

    Dead Famous: Ghostly Encounters is a British paranormal reality television series that originally aired on LivingTV from June 15, 2004 to June 13, 2006. The program searches for the alleged ghosts of...  more

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    The One is an Australian television program broadcast by the Seven Network, hosted by Andrew Daddo. The program pits several psychics against one another, participating in trials which challenge...  more
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    John Edward Cross Country (We TV 2006) is an American paranormal television talk show. In each episode, after a reading, Edward is filmed visiting the person or people whose reading was televised,...  more
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    Jordan Browne, Gary Busey

    PremieredOctober 22, 2006

    Celebrity Paranormal Project is a paranormal reality television series that originally aired from October 22, 2006 to November 1, 2007 on VH1. The show is currently on hiatus, so it is unknown if VH1...  more
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    Carmel Baird
    Mom's a Medium (CMT, 2014) is a Canadian reality television series. The show follows gifted medium Carmel Joy Baird who not only gives in-depth readings and emotionally healing messages to her...  more
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    Steven McDougal, Chasey Ray McKnight

    PremieredSeptember 7, 2014

    Ghost Asylum (Destination America, 2014) is an American paranormal reality tv series. The series features a group of professional ghost hunters that try to trap ghosts in the country's most haunted...  more