UPDATED: Check out the Creepiest Horror Shows in 2021!
Are you ready for the creepiest horror TV shows in 2020? Do you want to see what's new in creepy horror television in 2020? These are the creepiest horror TV series available to watch in 2020, which are either new or continuing from a previous season. Creepy horror is the stuff that makes your skin crawl more than it makes you jump; creepy horror makes you uncomfortable in that way that's easier to explain with a grossed out face than words. On the surface, horror shows are inherently creepy, but not every horror television show is creepier than the next. What makes a horror show creepy has a lot to do with the level of suspense, shock, and outright horror that unfolds on the scene.
Creepy horror TV series such as Creepshow (it's right in the name!), The Twilight Zone, Black Mirror, and Into the Dark are anthologies, meaning that you get a new creepy story with every episode. The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina picks up the re-imagined, creepy version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch. Supernatural is on its 15th season, meaning that they still haven't exhausted the possible stories in the Supernatural world.
Which of these creepy horror TV series freak you out the most? Which are you most looking forward to creeping you out in 2020? Vote up your favorites and watch as the creepiest horror TV shows rise to the top!
Genres: Drama, HorrorCastle Rock (Hulu, 2018) is an American psychological horror web television series created by J. J. Abrams. Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the... more
Genres: Drama, HorrorThe Haunting (Netflix, 2018) is an American television anthology series created by Mike Flanagan and produced by Amblin Television and Paramount Television, for Netflix. The first series, titled The... more
Genres: Crime, DramaThe Outsider (HBO, 2020) is an American miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. A police procedural that shifts to a horror novel, the story follows multiple characters in a... more
Genres: Drama, Horror, ThrillerAmerican Horror Story (FX, 2011) is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. An anthology series centering on different characters and locations,... more
Genres: Comedy, Fantasy, HorrorCreepshow (Shudder, 2019) is an American horror anthology television series and a continuation of the first two films in the Creepshow franchise. Each episode of the series features two stories,... more
Genres: DramaLovecraft Country (HBO, 2020) is a drama horror television series based on the novel by Matt Ruff. Set in 1950s Jim Crow America, Atticus Black (Jonathan Majors), his friend Letitia (Jurnee... more
Genres: Action, HorrorKingdom (Netflix, 2019) is a South Korean historical horror television series based on the webcomic series "Land of the Gods" by Kim Eun-hee. In Korea’s medieval Joseon period, a crown prince is sent... more
Genres: Crime, Drama, MysteryDark (Netflix, 2017) is a German science fiction thriller web television series created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese. The disappearance of two young children in the German town of Winden brings... more
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, HorrorSupernatural (The CW, 2005) is an American fantasy horror television series created by Eric Kripke. Two brothers, Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles), follow their father's... more
Genres: Drama, Science FictionBlack Mirror (Netflix, 2011) is a British television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker. The show features speculative fiction with dark and sometimes satirical themes that examine modern... more
Genres: Action, Adventure, AnimationCastlevania (Netflix, 2017) is an American adult animated web television series based on the 1989 video game Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse by Konami. The series follows Trevor Belmont (Richard... more
Genres: DramaMr. Mercedes (Audience, 2017) is an American mystery thriller television series developed by David E. Kelley, based on the novel by Stephen King. Still haunted by the unsolved case of "Mr. Mercedes,"... more
Genres: Drama, Horror, Science FictionThe Walking Dead (AMC, 2010) is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series developed by Frank Darabont, based on the comic book series by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard.... more
Genres: Horror, ThrillerInto the Dark (Hulu, 2018) is an American horror film anthology television series. Each episode of the series is inspired by a holiday from the month in which it is released.... more
Genres: Drama, Horror, Science FictionFear of the Walking Dead (AMC, 2015) is an American post-apocalyptic horror drama television series created by Robert Kirkman and Dave Erickson, and prequel series to The Walking Dead, which is based... more
Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction, ThrillerThe Twilight Zone (CBS All Access, 2019) is an American anthology drama web television series based on the 1959 television series. An updated version of the classic TV series featuring various tales... more
Genres: Drama, Horror, ThrillerSweet Home (Netflix, 2020) is a South Korean horror, thriller drama based on the webtoon of the same name by Kim Kan-bi and Hwang Young-chan. Following the death of his family in an accident, Cha... more
Genres: Action, Drama, Horror, ThrillerThe Purge (USA, 2018) is an American horror television series based on the film franchise. Set in an altered United States, several unrelated people discover how far they will go to survive a night... more
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Science FictionChilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural television series created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the comic book series. Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) must... more
Genres: Action, Drama, HorrorBlack Summer (Netflix, 2019) is an American television zombie apocalypse drama series, created by Karl Schaefer and John Hyams, and a companion prequel series to Z Nation. When a mother (Jaime King)... more
Genres: Comedy, HorrorTruth Seekers (Amazon Video, 2020) is a British paranormal comedy television series. It centers on a pair of paranormal investigators who take out haunted churches, underground bunkers, and abandoned... more
Genres: HorrorJu-On: Origins (Netflix, 2020) is a Japanese horror television series and part of the Ju-On franchise. A paranormal researcher searches obsessively for a cursed home where something terrible happened... more
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, HorrorNOS4A2 (AMC, 2019) is an American supernatural horror drama television series created by Jami O'Brien, based on the novel by Joe Hill. After discovering a supernatural ability to unlock portals, a... more
Genres: Science FictionSwamp Thing (DC Universe, 2019) is an American superhero horror drama web television series based on the DC Comics character. Abby Arcane (Crystal Reed) returns home to Houma, Louisiana to... more
Genres: Drama, HorrorParanormal (Netflix, 2020) is an Egyptian horror, fantasy drama based on the best-selling books by late author Ahmed Khaled Tawfik, the series is adapted by Amr Salama. The series follow Refaat... more