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The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now

Updated March 1, 2021 2.6k votes 2.0k voters 25.2k views15 items

List RulesVote up your favorite shows that deal with themes or situations that go beyond the laws of science or nature (like ghosts, magic, witches, or anything paranormal), that are currently airing new episodes.

These current supernatural TV shows in 2021 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 A Discovery of Witches (with your classic magic and associated supernatural goodness) 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 Stranger Things, both of which are (or have become) Netflix series. But you don't have to stream all your favorite supernatural TV shows. Fan of vampires? Check out What We Do In The Shadows. Fan of superheroes? Enjoy The Flash. 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 Locke & Key to Evil, 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.


  • Lucifer
    Photo: Lucifer / Fox
    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 abandons Hell for Los Angeles where he runs his own nightclub and becomes a consultant to the LAPD....  more
    • Actors: Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, D. B. Woodside, Lesley-Ann Brandt
    • Premiered: 2015
    • Network: Netflix, Fox
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  • 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 and reluctant witch, unexpectedly discovers a bewitched manuscript, she begins to unravel its secrets about magical begins. Professor and vampire Matthew Clairmont (Matthew Goode) offers his help, and the two team up while dodging threats from the creature world....  more
    • Actors: Teresa Palmer,Matthew Goode, Edward Bluemel, Louise Brealey, Malin Buska
    • Premiered: 2018
    • Network: Sky One
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  • 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), a police chief (David Harbour), and his friends, must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back....  more
    • Actors: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo
    • Premiered: 2016
    • Network: Netflix
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  • American Horror Story
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    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, including a house with a haunting past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel, a possessed farmhouse, and a cult....  more
    • Actors: Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott, Evan Peters, Taissa Farmiga, Denis O'Hare
    • Premiered: 2011
    • Network: FX
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