Most people watch television series for entertainment. While television shows have different genres, the ones that revolve around a horror story are different from other television shows.
If you are fond of horror genres and have watched some popular American horror TV series, you might want to share your opinions about them with like-minded people. ViewChat is an excellent platform for this purpose.
Here’s a list of some such TV shows based on the genre of horror.
1. The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead is a top American horror television series. It showcases human survivors and their stories to keep themselves alive from constant zombie attacks after a zombie apocalypse. Its storyline is based on the story of a comic by the same name. Ever since the premiering of the first episode of the series on October 31, 2010, it has been a hit show among the target audience for both its storyline and characters.
2. American Horror Story
Created by Brad Falchuk and Ryan Murphy, this American horror television series has been in the limelight for its distinct characters and settings. So far, it has completed nine seasons with 103 episodes. The series made its first appearance in 2011 with the title “Murder House,” and the ninth season titled “1986” was shown in 2019. The horror series is all set to make its appearance again in 2020 with a new title.
3. Stranger Things
This science fiction-based story by Duffer Brothers has been one of the most viewed shows on television since 2016. The story of this series is set in the 1980s, and it revolves around the mysterious disappearance of Will Byers owing to supernatural events. His story continues from the second season, and then his children get into the scheme of things in the subsequent season. So far, the television series has completed three seasons between 2016 and 2019.
4. Fear the Walking Dead
Dave Erickson and Robert Kirkman joined hands to create this post-apocalyptic horror drama series. Most viewers associate it with another popular TV series, “Walking Dead,” due to the similarity in the storyline of both horror TV series. Ever since it made its first-time appearance in 2015, it has been popular until now. In the process, it has managed to complete a total of six seasons so far.
5. The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries is a television series on vampires. It is a joint creation of Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson, and they created it mainly for teenagers. It aired between 2009 and 2017, featuring eight seasons and 171 episodes. The last episode of this television series aired in March 2017.
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As the name suggests, this American horror TV series is centred on paranormal events. The whole story revolves around Dr Rafaat Ismail, who is the principal character of the series. A remarkable feature of this drama is that it is set up in the 1960s. The story revolves around the supernatural events that the haematologist faces.
7. 30 Coins
30 Coins is relatively new compared to the other television series on the list. It is the story of an exiled priest who lives in a remote village in Spain and tries to escape demons. The whole story revolves around paranormal events featuring the effort of the former to escape the latter.
8. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
There are many American horror TV series based on comic books. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is one among them. Roberto Aguirre-Sarcasa built this TV series primarily for Netflix. The show is named after Sabrina Spellman, who is one of the characters of Archie Comics. It aired for the first time on October 26, 2018, and has been going on since.
A psychological horror-thriller by Bruyn Fuller, Hannibal draws its elements and characters from a popular novel ‘Red Dragon”. It was released on NBC on April 4, 2013, on American television as a popular series until August 29, 2015. It is based on the relationship between an FBI special investigator and a forensic psychiatrist.
10. The Originals
The Originals is another addition to the line-up of popular American television series on vampires. It aired for the first time on October 3, 2013, on The CW. Most people remember it as a spin-off of Vampire Diaries. The last episode of the series aired on August 1, 2018. By then, it had its five successive sessions with immense popularity and fan following.
These are the top ten horror television shows that have left an indelible mark on American television. If you wish to share your opinions regarding them with like-minded people, you can do so through a live chat with Viewchat. Try it now! Connect with people who are fond of horror television series or shows and start sharing your thoughts on these TV shows now!