Best new Witch TV Shows (2017 overview - TV & Netflix)



Our pick of the best recent shows about witches. Old ones, contemporary ones, with or without a broom.
The Vore's TV staff selects the top best witch TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are Sue Tenney, Maggie Friedman & Andrew Miller our new Witch genre creators?

It's a genre that relies heavily on the more children-friendly Harry Potter sentiment, or the more horror related dark witches vibes. We have listed both types of shows here.


Witch genre statistics

Witch2017
Genre popularity
82%
Genre ranking#17
Familiar facesJames Denton, Catherine Disher & Rhys Matthew Bond
Trending showsGood Witch, Witches of East End & Salem
Amount of genre shows per year from 2010 to 2017

2 witch TV series scheduled for release this year.

It's a small genre, but there is at least one magic themed who surfacing each year.

2017 releases - most anticipated titles to watch

The Worst Witch ( | CBBC & ZDF)

The Children's book of Jill Murphy are coming to television. This British-German fantasy show is centered around a magic school, the Cackle Academy for sorceresses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_3fHWN0FtBs
CreatorEmma Reeves
StarringBella Ramsey, Jenny Richardson & Clare Higgins
Themesfamily, fantasy,
CountryGermany United Kingdom

Incantation ()

A mini-series about 5 witches who seek help from their unborn children in order to fight of a powerful entity. The coven of witches and their children becomes a training ground for magic.

Photo of Incantation
StarringLee Abbate, Adi Alfa & Ella Augustin
Themeshorror,
CountryUnited States

Best witch TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017

Best witch TV series out on DVD, Bluray or VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  1. Witches of East End (Since 6-10-2013 , Season: 2 - Lifetime)


  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x39BpWsPO_w

    CreatorMaggie Friedman
    StarringJulia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum & Rachel Boston
    Similar tv showsThe Secret Circle, The Originals
    Themesfamilies, drama, fantasy,
    Keywordsbased on a novel, dark, dramatic, mysterious,
    CountryUnited States
    Rating
    75%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix / iTunes

  3. The Secret Circle (Since 15-9-2011 , Season: 1 - The CW)
  4. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpDO8JR-s58

    CreatorAndrew Miller
    StarringBritt Robertson, Thomas Dekker & Phoebe Tonkin
    Similar tv showsThe Originals, The Vampire Diaries
    Themesdiscovery, friendship, high school, drama, fantasy,
    Keywordsdramatic, entertaining, horrifying, mysterious,
    CountryCanada United States
    Rating
    75%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  5. Salem (Since 20-4-2014 , Season: 3 - WGN America)
  6. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQIAN4pZ3gE

    CreatorBrannon Braga & Adam Simon
    StarringJanet Montgomery, Shane West & Seth Gabel
    Similar tv showsPenny Dreadful, Witches of East End
    Themesdarkness, drama, fantasy,
    Keywordsaction-packed, historical, insightful,
    CountryUnited States
    Rating
    70%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix / iTunes

Recent 2016 shows

Good witch TV series that did not make the decade list

Good Witch (Since 28-2-2015 , Season: 2 - Hallmark Channel)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFvLEUe_aik

CreatorSue Tenney (7th Heaven & Cedar Cove)
StarringJames Denton, Catherine Disher & Rhys Matthew Bond
Similar tv showsThe Librarians,
Themesfamilies, friendship, comedy, drama,
Keywordsamusing, charming, fun,
CountryUnited States
Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix / iTunes