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The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows

Updated November 11, 2020 55.6k votes 6.0k voters 152.4k views126 items

List RulesVote up your favorite dramatic supernatural shows that have ever aired on television.

The very best supernatural drama shows on television feature elements of science fiction, fantasy, ghosts, goblins, vampires, and delicious plotlines that keep you wanting more. This is a list of the greatest supernatural drama shows, ranked best to worst, and also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular supernatural drama TV shows have been a staple of television for years, because everybody like spooky stuff. What do you think is the most entertaining supernatural drama show of all time? Don't let your favorite supernatural drama television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. This list of supernatural drama television shows below includes information like the program's cast and premiere date when available.

Shows here include everything from Supernatural to Buffy the Vampire Slayer... and all of your favorite, and most dramatic, supernatural TV shows! But not all supernatural drama TV shows are the obvious supernatural soaps - other series include cult favorites like Twin Peaks and Lucifer, and new series such as Evil and Locke & Key.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best supernatural drama show of all time?" and "What are the greatest supernatural drama shows?" Make sure the rankings reflect the best dramas in supernatural settings by voting up your favorites!

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    Supernatural
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    Supernatural

    Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles

    Premiered2005

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan

    Premiered1997

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  • 3
    Angel
    955
    485

    Angel

    David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter

    Premiered1999

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  • 4
    Grimm
    715
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    Grimm

    David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell

    Premiered2011

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  • 5
    Charmed
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    Charmed

    Shannen Doherty, Holly Marie Combs

    Premiered1998

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    The Order
    410
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    The Order

    Jake Manley, Sarah Grey

    Premiered2019

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  • 7
    Penny Dreadful
    540
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    Penny Dreadful

    Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton

    Premiered2014

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  • 8
    American Horror Story
    418
    359

    American Horror Story

    Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott

    Premiered2011

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  • 9
    Stranger Things
    453
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    Stranger Things

    Winona Ryder, David Harbour

    Premiered2016

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    Shadowhunters
    226
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    Shadowhunters

    Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood

    Premiered2016

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  • 11
    Once Upon a Time
    493
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    Once Upon a Time

    Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison

    Premiered2011

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  • 12
    Twin Peaks
    261
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    Twin Peaks

    Kyle MacLachlan, Russ Tamblyn

    Premiered1990

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  • 13
    Brimstone
    285
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    Brimstone

    Teri Polo, John Glover

    Premiered1998

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    The Gates
    272
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    The Gates

    Frank Grillo, Janina Gavankar

    Premiered2010

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    Forever Knight
    328
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    Forever Knight

    Geraint Wyn Davies, Catherine Disher

    Premiered1992

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  • 16
    The Flash
    455
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    The Flash

    Grant Gustin, Candice Patton

    Premiered2014

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  • 17
    The Secret Circle
    491
    501

    The Secret Circle

    Britt Robertson, Thomas Dekker

    Premiered2011

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    Witches of East End
    443
    448

    Witches of East End

    Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum

    Premiered2013

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  • 19
    Lucifer
    1,002
    306

    Lucifer

    Tom Ellis, Lauren German

    Premiered2015

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  • 20
    Fringe
    387
    442

    Fringe

    Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson

    Premiered2008

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  • 21
    Teen Wolf
    947
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    Teen Wolf

    Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien

    Premiered2011

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  • 22
    Jinn
    171
    57

    Jinn

    Sultan Alkhail, Hana Chamoun

    Premiered2019

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    True Blood
    662
    765

    True Blood

    Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer

    Premiered2008

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  • 24
    Evil
    86
    28

    Evil

    Katja Herbers, Mike Colter

    Premiered2019

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    Being Human
    386
    481

    Being Human

    Lenora Crichlow, Russell Tovey

    Premiered2008

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