Best new Horror TV Shows (2017 list - TV & Netflix)



The list of horror shows isn’t very long – surely, it’s not easy to digest 60 hours of horror for most people. Some good, honorable and entertaining attempts have been made however. Below, our pick of the best horror shows until now.
The Vore's TV staff selects the top best horror TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are Ian Brennan, Brad Falchuk & Ryan Murphy our new Horror genre creators?


horror TV series2017
Popular actorsEmma Roberts, Skyler Samuels & Lea Michele
Trending TV SeriesFear the walking dead, Scream Queens & Scream

2017 releases - most anticipated horror TV series to watch

    The Terror (Wednesday January 4, 2017)

    The Terror tv poster Creator
    David Kajganich, Soo Hugh
    Actors
    Jared Harris
    Ciarán Hinds
    Edward Ashley

    A monstrous predator in the Arctic is found when a a Crew of a Royal neavy expedition is searching for the NorthWest Passage. There are not many monster tv series out there, but this might be a quality one. It is an anthology series based on the book by Dan Simmons....Read more
    80%

    Channel zero: No end House (Monday January 9, 2017)

    Channel zero: No end House tv poster Creator
    Nick Antosca
    Actors
    Abigail Pniowsky
    Keenan Lehmann
    Amy Forsyth
    Channel zero: No end House Trailer

    A new anthology horror series from the United states. Syfy Channel and writer Nick Antosca bring us Channel Zero. The No End House season will be about the No-End house, a bizarre house of horrors that is made up of a series of very disturbing rooms....Read more
    71%

    The Mist (Monday January 9, 2017)

    The Mist tv poster Creator
    Christian Torpe
    Actors
    Isiah Whitlock Jr.
    Bill Carr
    Gus Birney
    The Mist Trailer

    Another movie turned into a television series. Based on the novel by Stephen King about a town mysteriously covered in a dense mist, and the creature hidden in that mist.
    ...Read more
    80%

Best horror TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

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

    The Returned (Monday March 9, 2015)

    The Returned tv poster Creator
    Carlton Cuse
    Cast
    Kevin Alejandro
    Agnes Bruckner
    India Ennenga
    The Returned Trailer

    The Returned tells the story about a little village in France where people who are deemed death return to pick up their normal lives as if nothing has happened. It is a zombie series, but not a typical one, and as far as we’re concerned one the best horror shows of 2013. ...Read more
    72%

    Stranger Things (Friday July 15, 2016)

    Stranger Things tv poster Creator
    Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer
    Cast
    Winona Ryder
    David Harbour
    Finn Wolfhard
    Stranger Things Trailer

    The horror-hit of 2016! A very thrilling and good-looking show about a lost boy and the search for him. One of the better (or the best?) Spielberg-adaptions!...Read more
    90%

    American Horror Story (Wednesday October 5, 2011)

    American Horror Story tv poster Creator
    Brad Falchuk, Ryan Murphy
    Cast
    Lady Gaga
    Kathy Bates
    Angela Bassett
    American Horror Story Trailer

    A family from Boston moves to a haunted house in Los Angeles, and many more spooky anthology episodes followed. ...Read more
    82%

    The Walking Dead (Sunday October 31, 2010)

    The Walking Dead tv poster Creator
    Frank Darabont
    Cast
    Andrew Lincoln
    Norman Reedus
    Melissa McBride
    The Walking Dead Trailer

    A zombie apocalypse wrecks the life of the ones who survived and aim to stay alive....Read more
    85%

    Penny Dreadful (Monday April 28, 2014)

    Penny Dreadful tv poster Creator
    John Logan
    Cast
    Josh Hartnett
    Timothy Dalton
    Eva Green
    Penny Dreadful Trailer

    Classic characters like Doran Gray and Dr. Frankenstein are brought back to life whithin this intresting, dramatic horror series. A great cast, great decoration and intriguing stories....Read more
    82%

    Hannibal (Thursday April 4, 2013)

    Hannibal tv poster Creator
    Bryan Fuller
    Cast
    Hugh Dancy
    Mads Mikkelsen
    Caroline Dhavernas
    Hannibal Trailer

    A series that surely will not be appreciated by everyone. Mads Mikkelsen, one of Denmark’s greatest actors, has a pretty headstrong interpretation of Hannibal that feels a bit awkward in the beginning. That feeling vanishes quickly, fortunately. The story of the television series deviates from the movie in certain ways, but the overall narrative is the same: a brilliant psychiatrist and cannibal is involved in solving a murder case. ...Read more
    86%



Horror genre statistics

Horror2017
Genre popularity
84%
Genre ranking#7
Familiar facesEmma Roberts, Skyler Samuels & Lea Michele
Trending showsFear the walking dead, Scream Queens & Scream
Amount of genre shows per year from 2010 to 2017

50 horror TV series scheduled for release this year.