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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 2016-2017 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 Teen Wolf (which is one of the most successful scripted series in MTV history). 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 Daredevil 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 zombies? Check out iZombie. Fan of vampires? Check out The Vampire Diaries. 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
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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Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke
Game of Thrones (HBO, 2011) is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, based on the series of fantasy novels by George R. R. Martin. Nine noble ...more

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246 269
The Flash is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker
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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168 167
Lucifer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
bearstillrae added Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro
Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series. It features a character created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg taken from the comic ...more

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134 128
The X-Files is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
lyndyloo added David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi
The X-Files is an American science fiction horror drama television series created by Chris Carter. The program originally aired from September 10, 1993 to May 19, 2002 on Fox, spanning nine ...more

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120 60
Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Jdoggy added Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard
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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159 171
American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
bubbletrouble added Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott, Evan Peters
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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194 214
Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant, Matt Smith
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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215 250
The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies
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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169 226
Arrow is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell
Arrow is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. Five years after being stranded on a hostile ...more

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154 167
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
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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65 90
Outlander is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Tim Schild added Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies
Outlander is a British-American television drama series based on the historical time travel Outlander series of novels by Diana Gabaldon. Created by Ronald D. Moore and produced by Left Bank ...more

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114 122
Shadowhunters is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
bubbletrouble added Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, Alberto Rosende
Shadowhunters (Freeform, 2016) is an American fantasy television series based on The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare. Clary Fray (Katherine McNamara) has just enrolled at Brooklyn Academy ...more

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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
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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128 160
The 100 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell
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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130 162
Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh
Supergirl (The CW, 2015) is an American superhero action-adventure television series developed by Ali Adler, Greg Berlanti, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. The adventures ...more

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130 147
iZombie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli
iZombie (The CW, 2015) is an American television series developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright, loosely based on the comic books by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred. A medical ...more

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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Kiernan Shipka, Jaz Sinclair, Michelle Gomez
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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The Magicians is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Jason Ralph, Stella Maeve, Olivia Taylor Dudley
The Magicians (Syfy, 2015) is an American fantasy television series created by Sera Gamble and John McNamara, based on the novel by Lev Grossman. Training to be a magician at Brakebills ...more

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A Discovery of Witches is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, Edward Bluemel
A Discovery of Witches (2018, Sky One) is a British TV Series based on the All Souls historical fantasy trilogy by Deborah Harkness. When Diana Bishop (Theresa Palmer), a historian and reluctant ...more

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28 31
Castle Rock is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Melanie Lynskey, Andre Holland, Jane Levy
Castle 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 will intertwine characters and themes ...more

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The Shannara Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Austin Butler, Poppy Drayton, Ivana Baquero
The Shannara Chronicles (MTV, 2016) is an American fantasy drama television series adapted from the fantasy novels by Terry Brooks, primarily The Elfstones of Shannara. As the series opens, ...more

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Wynonna Earp is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Melanie Scrofano, Shamier Anderson, Tim Rozon
Wynonna Earp (Syfy, 2016) is a Canadian-American supernatural Western horror television series created by Emily Andras, based on the comic book series by Beau Smith. With her unique abilities, ...more

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Van Helsing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Kelly Overton, Jonathan Scarfe, Christopher Heyerdahl
Van Helsing (Syfy, 2016) is an American dark fantasy horror drama television series inspired by Zenescope Entertainment's graphic novel series Helsing. Vanessa "Van" Helsing (Kelly ...more

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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Supernatural Shows on TV Right Now
Madeleine Mantock, Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery
Charmed (The CW, 2018) is an American fantasy drama television series developed by Jennie Snyder Urman, and a reboot of the 1998 series. After the death of their mother, sisters Macy (Madeleine ...more