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The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now 

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List Rules Current shows that deal with themes or situations that go beyond the laws of science or nature. Shows can feature ghosts, magic, witches, or anything paranormal, but must be on TV or streaming platforms and either in season or expected to return.

These current supernatural TV shows in 2020 are currently providing fans with all manner of spooky entertainment. If you're a fan of supernatural phenomenon, these may be the shows for you. They range from Supernatural (which, as you may have guessed, deals with supernatural themes) to Outlander (which pairs historical romance with supernatural time-jumping). Below you'll find are the supernatural shows currently on TV, ranked for your binge-viewing pleasure.

Whether you are looking for ghost shows currently on TV or current TV shows about witches, this list can guide you through your supernatural choices. They include a variety of network and cable series with unique themes and surprising twists.

Current TV shows with magic and supernatural elements include Lucifer and Black Mirror, both of which are (or have become) Netflix series. But you don't have to stream all your favorite supernatural TV shows. Fan of werewolves? Check out The Order. Fan of vampires? Check out What We Do In The Shadows. Fan of superheroes? Enjoy Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. All of these shows have been renewed by their networks and will continue to surprise you with their memorable visuals, unique worlds, and sense of magical realism.

From The 100 to The Walking Dead, shows with the best ratings and the most devoted niche audiences are often ones that deal with the supernatural. So which supernatural series do you think are the best on air now? Cast your votes below and add any other supernatural shows currently airing on television and streaming platforms.

 

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Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Katie Cassidy

Premiered: 2005

Supernatural (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

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A Discovery of Witches ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, Edward Bluemel

Premiered: 2018

A Discovery of Witches (2018, Sky One) is a British fantasy drama series based on the All Souls historical fantasy trilogy by Deborah Harkness. When Diana Bishop (Theresa Palmer), a historian ...more
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Lucifer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
bearstillrae added Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro

Premiered: 2015

Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series developed by Tom Kapinos. The series revolves around Lucifer Morningstar (Tom Ellis), the Devil, who ...more

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Jdoggy added Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard

Premiered: 2016

Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), ...more

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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
bubbletrouble added Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott, Evan Peters

Premiered: 2011

American 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

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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker

Premiered: 2014

The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, based on the DC Comics character. CSI Barry Allen (Grant ...more

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Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant, Matt Smith

Premiered: 1963

Doctor Who (BBC, 2005) is a British science-fiction television show created by Sydney Newman, C. E. Webber, and Donald Wilson. The further adventures in time and space of the alien adventurer ...more

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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies

Premiered: 2010

The Walking Dead (A&E, 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 ...more

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The Order is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Jake Manley, Sarah Grey, Matt Frewer

Premiered: 2019

The Order (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series created by Dennis Heaton and Shelley Eriksen. After joining a secret society of magic users, college freshman Jack Morton ...more

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell

Premiered: 2013

The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series developed by Jason Rothenberg, loosely based on the book by Kass Morgan. 97 years after a nuclear ...more

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton

Premiered: 2013

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., or simply Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., is an American television series created for ABC by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, based on the Marvel ...more

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Chilling Adventures of S... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Kiernan Shipka, Jaz Sinclair, Michelle Gomez

Premiered: 2018

Chilling 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) ...more

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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh

Premiered: 2015

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Legends of Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Victor Garber, Brandon Routh, Arthur Darvill

Premiered: 2016

DC's Legends of Tomorrow (The CW, 2016) is an American superhero action-adventure television series spin-off from Arrow and The Flash, existing in the same fictional universe. Intending to stop ...more

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Locke & Key is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Darby Stanchfield, Connor Jessup, Emilia Jones

Premiered: 2020

Locke & Key (Netflix, 2020) is an American drama television series based on the comic book series by Joe Hill. After their father is murdered, three children move into a new home where they ...more

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Outlander is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
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Premiered: 2014

Outlander (Starz, 2014) is a historical drama television series developed by Ronald D. Moore, based on the novel series by Diana Gabaldon. A married former WWII nurse (Caitriona Balfe) is ...more

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Warrior Nun is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Alba Baptista, Toya Turner, Tristan Ulloa
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What We Do in the Shadow... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry, Natasia Demetriou

Premiered: 2019

What We Do in the Shadows (FX, 2019) is an American comedy television series based on the 2014 film. A look at the lives of three vampires who have been living as roommates for hundreds of years ...more

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Castle Rock is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Melanie Lynskey, Andre Holland, Jane Levy

Premiered: 2018

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Motherland: Fort Salem ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Taylor Hickson, Ashley Nicole Williams, Amalia Holm

Premiered: 2020

Motherland: Fort Salem (Freeform, 2020) is an American supernatural drama series created by Eliot Laurence. The series follows three young women (Taylor Hickson, Jessica Sutton, and Ashley ...more
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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Madeleine Mantock, Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery

Premiered: 2018

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Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
David Stakston, Jonas Strand Gravli, Herman Tømmeraas

Premiered: January 31, 2020

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Matthew M. Baxter, Bryan Bonner, Sean-Michael Bruno

Premiered: 2009

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The Dead Lands is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Te Kohe Tuhaka, Darneen Christian, Vicky Haughton

Premiered: 2020

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