WATCH THIS: List of New/Returning Horror TV Shows in Fall 2017

Fall may bring the end of Summer, but it is only the beginning of Television Season. Every September, stations debut their new shows, pilots, and bring back old favorites. In the past few years, Horror has seen a reassurance in the world of television. Shows like Hannibal, Bates Motel, The exorcist, American Horror Story, have slowly been creeping into the pages of the TV Guide.

We’ve compiled a list of all of the Horror and horror-related TV shows debuting this month and next. Check out the full list below, as well as the channel and air date for each one. Some of the shows on this list have already begun to air, but we included them anyway, in case you want to catch up.



September 1:

The Ruth Rendell Mysteries: The Next Chapters (BrtiBox, Seasons 1-3)

September 3:

Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall (Investigation Discovery, Season 5)


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American Horror Story’s 7th season, Cult, begun on September 5th.

September 5:

American Horror Story: Cult (FX, Season 7)

Grave Mysteries (Investigation Discovery, new true-crime series)

Killer Instinct (Investigation Discovery, Season 3)


September 9:

Copycat Killers (Reelz, Season 2)


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Fear The Walking Dead. AMC’s TWD spinoff, begins it newest season this September.

September 10:

Fear the Walking Dead (AMC, Season 3B)


September 15:

Evil Things (TLC, new docuseries)


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Channel Zero, Syfy’s creepypasta-based anthology series, airs season 2, No-End House, this September.

September 20:

The Good Place (NBC, Season 2)

Channel Zero: No-End House (Syfy, Season 2)


September 25:

Halloween Baking Championship (Food Network, Season 3)


September 26:

Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders (NBC, new drama series)

Homicide Hunter (Investigation Discovery, Season 7)


September 27:

Criminal Minds (CBS, Season 13)


September 28:

How to Get Away with Murder (ABC, Season 4)


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The Exorcist on Fox airs season 2 this fall.

September 29:

The Exorcist (Fox, Season 2)

Z Nation (Syfy, Season 4)


October 1:

Ghosted (Fox, new comedy series)

Criminal Confessions (Oxygen, new true-crime series)

Halloween Wars (Food Network, Season 7)


October 2:

Lucifer (Fox, Season 3)

Halloween Wars: Hayride of Horror (Food Network, new cooking competition series)


October 4:

Expedition Unknown: Hunt for Extraterrestrials (Travel Channel, new miniseries)


October 5:

Van Helsing (Syfy, Season 2)

Ghost Wars (Syfy, new drama series)


October 6:

Superstition (Syfy, new drama series)


October 11:

Do You Want to See a Dead Body? (YouTube Red, new comedy series)


October 12:

Supernatural (The CW, Season 13)


lore horror tv show
The Premiere of Lore, base off the popular podcast, airs this October

October 13:

Mindhunter (Netflix, new drama series)

Lore (Amazon Prime, new anthology drama series)


October 22:

The Walking Dead (AMC, Season 8)


strangers things season 2
The highly anticipated second season of Stranger Things airs This October

October 27:

Stranger Things (Netflix, Season 2)


November 1:

Stan Against Evil (IFC, Season 2)


November 4:

Murder Made Me Famous (Reelz, Season 4)


November 18:

Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders (SundanceTV, new miniseries)


Enjoy your freak TV, fiends!

Daniel Peña

A horror lover currently located in Los Angeles, California, studying film and hoping not to be unemployed by the time he graduates. Also makes YouTube videos, including some horror short films.