Over the years, the stories about vampires have become quite a trend in the movies, but this trend has now shifted full swing to television. In fact, the stories are becoming more interesting as new heroes and heroines are emerging. Here are ten of the best vampire TV series shown on television.
Lost Girl is a Canadian TV series of a succubus who killed anyone who decides to sleep with her. She was able to use her dangerous power along with other paranormal creatures in the shadowy world. Along with her are several vampires and werewolves.
Demons revolves on the story of a teenager who discovers something about her life. The teenager happens to be the descendent of the famous vampire hunter, Van Helsing. The young man struggles to live a normal life, even if there are demons, werewolves, zombies and vampires on his way.
Sanctuary originated on a web series of the same name. Its first episode successfully obtained great results. The story is about Dr. Helen Magnus. She defends all human beings against any other elements.
Blade is a TV series that was inspired by a half-human and a half-vampire character. It was written by David S. Goyer and was produced by Spike network.
Dark Shadows was definitely a remarkable show because it was able to bring the supernatural to the small screen. At first, ghosts were part of the cast. One year after, there were vampires that greatly contributed to its success. The show opened more opportunities to unusual plots.
When it comes to vampire stories, The Vampire Diaries is considered to be among the best. At first, the producers thought it would flop. However, TVD is indeed one of the most successful TV series in the history of television. Because of its undeniable success, it had its own spin-off, which is The Originals.
Way back in 2008, True Blood made people fall in love with its surreal and erotic scenes. Upon the start of the vampire TV series, it eventually became a turning point in the vampire trend on TV.
Being Human UK revolves in the story of three different characters consisting of a ghost, a werewolf and a vampire. It was created by Toby Whithouse. With his ability to reinvent a series, he succeeded in transforming the TV show in ways that are unimaginable.
Angel is basically a spin-off of the hit TV series, Buffy the Vampire Creator. The story centers on Angel, a vampire whose soul was restored by gypsies as a punishment for murder. Apparently, his soul tortures him with guilt and regret.
The American vampire TV series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, follows the story of Buffy Summers. She is a vampire slayer chosen by fate to combat demons, vampires and other forces of darkness. The series aired for 7 seasons, starting 1997 – 2003.