Are you ready for the scariest horror TV shows in 2020 and can't wait to see what's new in scary horror TV in 2020? These are the scariest horror TV series available to watch in 2020, which are either new or continuing from a previous season. The scariest horror series are shows that can make you question right and wrong and everything that you believe in. The scariest horror doesn't need to be shamelessly gory, it opens up strange doors and awful possibilities that you never thought possible in a sane world and keeps your nerves on edge with just psychological terror.
The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead have been keeping us in a perpetual state of zombie apocalypse for seasons and 2020 promises more. The Handmaid's Tale shows us a frightening future that just might be while The Purge displays a near future where all of our worst qualities right in the open for us to see.
Which of these scariest horror TV series is the scariest? Which shows are you most looking forward to in 2020? Vote up your favorites and watch as the scariest horror TV shows rise to the top!
Genres (Tv): 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 (Tv): Historical drama, ThrillerThe Terror (AMC, 2018) is an American horror drama anthology television series developed by David Kajganich, based on the 2007 novel by Dan Simmons. A new story each season, the show follows explorer... more
Genres (Tv): Science fiction, Drama, AnthologyBlack 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 (Tv): 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 (Tv): Horror, Drama, 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 (Tv): Drama, Science fictionThe Handmaid's Tale (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Bruce Miller, based on the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood. In a dystopian future where women are brutally subjugated,... more
Genres (Tv): Crime drama, ParanormalThe 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
MarianneVictoire Du Bois
A famous horror writer who is lured back to her hometown discovers that the evil spirit who plagues her dreams is now wreaking havoc in the real world.
Genres (Tv): Drama, Thriller, Horror, ActionThe Purge (Syfy, 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 (Tv): 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 (Tv): Crime dramaTrue Detective (HBO, 2014) is an American anthology drama television series created by Nic Pizzolatto. Each season focuses on detectives investigating violent offences.... more
Genres (Tv): Drama, Action, 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 (Tv): 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 (Tv): Horror, ThrillerInto the Dark (Hulu, 2018) is an American horror anthology web television series. Each episode of the series is inspired by a holiday from the month in which it is released.... more
Genres (Tv): Anthology, Science fiction, Fantasy, 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 (Tv): Drama, Paranormal, Mystery
A psychological mystery that examines the origins of evil along the dividing line between science and religion. The series focuses on a skeptical female psychologist who joins a priest-in-training and a carpenter as they investigate the Church's backlog of unexplained mysteries, including supposed miracles, demonic possessions and hauntings. Their job is to assess if there's a logical explanation or if something truly supernatural is at work.Evil (CBS, 2019) is an American supernatural drama television series created by Robert King and Michelle King. A skeptical forensic psychologist (Katja Herbers) allies with a Catholic seminarian... more
Genres (Tv): 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 (Tv): Horror, Fantasy, Dark comedyCreepshow (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 (Tv): Historical drama, Science fictionThe Man in the High Castle (Amazon Video, 2015) is an American dystopian alternative history television series created by Frank Spotnitz, based on the novel by Philip K. Dick. In an alternative... more
Genres (Tv): Thriller, DramaTell Me Your Secrets (Amazon Video, 2021) is a thriller drama television series created by Harriet Warner. As each of them is pushed to the edge, a trio of characters, each with a mysterious and... more
Genres (Tv): Action, Drama, ThrillerKilling Eve (BBC America, 2018) is a British drama television series developed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, based on the novels by Luke Jennings. Eve Polastri (Sandra Oh), a desk-bound MI5 Officer,... more
Genres (Tv): Dark comedy, CrimeWhy Women Kill (CBS All Access, 2019) is an American dark comedy-drama anthology television series created by Marc Cherry. The first season follows the stories of a housewife in the ‘60s, a socialite... more
Genres (Tv): Drama, Crime, Legal dramaHow to Get Away with Murder (ABC, 2014) is an American legal thriller television series created by Peter Nowalk. A law professor (Viola Davis) at a prestigious Philadelphia university and five of her... more
Genres (Tv): Science fiction, Thriller, ActionSnowpiercer (TNT, 2020) is an American television series based on the French graphic novel Le Transperceneige created by Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc Rochette. Set seven years after... more
Mr. MercedesBrendan Gleeson, Harry Treadaway
Genres (Tv): Mystery, ThrillerMr. 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