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The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows

Updated October 16, 2020 55.1k votes 6.0k voters 151.4k views125 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. The list of supernatural drama television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

Shows here include everything from Supernatural to Buffy the Vampire Slayer... and all of your favorite top supernatural TV shows!

This list answers the questions, "What is the best supernatural drama show of all time?" and "What are the greatest supernatural drama shows?"
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  • 1
    Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Supernatural

    Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles

    Premiered2005

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan

    Premiered1997

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  • 3
    Angel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Angel

    David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter

    Premiered1999

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    Grimm is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Grimm

    David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell

    Premiered2011

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  • 5
    Charmed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Charmed

    Shannen Doherty, Holly Marie Combs

    Premiered1998

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    The Order is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    The Order

    Jake Manley, Sarah Grey

    Premiered2019

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    Penny Dreadful is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Penny Dreadful

    Josh Hartnett, Timothy Dalton

    Premiered2014

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    American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    American Horror Story

    Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott

    Premiered2011

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    Shadowhunters is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Shadowhunters

    Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood

    Premiered2016

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  • 10
    Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Stranger Things

    Winona Ryder, David Harbour

    Premiered2016

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    Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Once Upon a Time

    Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison

    Premiered2011

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    Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Twin Peaks

    Kyle MacLachlan, Russ Tamblyn

    Premiered1990

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    Brimstone is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Brimstone

    Teri Polo, John Glover

    Premiered1998

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  • 14
    The Gates is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    The Gates

    Frank Grillo, Janina Gavankar

    Premiered2010

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  • 15
    Forever Knight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Forever Knight

    Geraint Wyn Davies, Catherine Disher

    Premiered1992

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    The Secret Circle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    The Secret Circle

    Britt Robertson, Thomas Dekker

    Premiered2011

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  • 17
    The Flash is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    The Flash

    Grant Gustin, Candice Patton

    Premiered2014

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    Witches of East End is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Witches of East End

    Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum

    Premiered2013

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    Lucifer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Lucifer

    Tom Ellis, Lauren German

    Premiered2015

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    Fringe is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Fringe

    Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson

    Premiered2008

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    Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Teen Wolf

    Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien

    Premiered2011

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    Jinn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Jinn

    Sultan Alkhail, Hana Chamoun

    Premiered2019

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    True Blood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    True Blood

    Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer

    Premiered2008

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    Being Human is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Being Human

    Lenora Crichlow, Russell Tovey

    Premiered2008

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    Evil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Supernatural Drama TV Shows
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    Evil

    Katja Herbers, Mike Colter

    Premiered2019

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