15 Shows Like The Magicians You Should Watch ASAP!

The Magicians is an American fantasy television drama series that is based on a novel of the same name. It premiered on Syfy and Mitch Engel is the producer of the show. The plot of the show revolves around Quentin Coldwater who goes to Brakebills University to be trained as Magician but he discovers that his favorite childhood book is real and soon it can be a danger for the whole world. The cast of the show includes popular faces such as Jason Ralph, Stella Maeve, Arjun Gupta, Rick Worthy, Jade Tailor, Summer Bishil, Olivia Taylor Dudley, and many more.

The show has received love from all across the globe. It has even managed to get amazing ratings on various platforms. It received amazing ratings of 7.6 on IMDB out of 10 and 91% on Rotten Tomatoes. According to Google, 67% of its users have liked the show. We hope you would have already watched this show and in case you had not, we still have got you covered. In case you want to take a look at this amazing show, you can watch it on Amazon Prime Video with a subscription account. It’s a must-watch show as the plot of the show is something never seen before.

A lot of the fans of the show miss this series and want to know the shows that they can watch which are less or more similar to The Magicians. If you are of them, don’t worry as we have got you all covered. All you have to do is to keep reading the article till the end to know about the popular shows which are similar to The Magicians. So, let’s start the list.

1. Charmed

Charmed
Charmed

So, we are starting our list with one of the most popular shows that is Charmed. The readers must have heard about this show from somewhere or would have read about it somewhere. Charmed is American Fantasy Drama television series which ran for 8 seasons. Brad Kern, Aaron Spelling, Constance M. Burge, E. Duke Vincent are the executive producers of the show. The show follows the trio of sisters who use their various powers to save innocent lives from evil, demons, and witches.

The show has received numerous awards and nominations and it was a massive success. It even became the reference for pop culture. If you have not watched this show already, you can watch it on Netflix.

2. Once Upon A Time

Once Upon A Time
Once Upon A Time

 It is an American fantasy-adventure drama television series that ran for 8 seasons. It premiered on October 23, 2011, to May 18, 2018.  The plot of the show deals with a fantastical world where all the fairy tales happen and then the other is the real world which unfolds the character of Emma Swan. It includes popular casts such as Jennifer Morrison, Ginnifer Goodwin, Josh Dallas, and many more. The show has earned numerous awards and has amazing ratings on various platforms.

3. The Originals

The Originals
The Originals

The third show, on our list, is The Originals which is quite popular among Gen Z due to its star cast, amazing plot, and mind-blowing dialogues. It is an American fantasy supernatural drama television series and also a spin-off for one of the most beloved series, The Vampire Diaries. The show ran for five seasons which made it the first television series expansion of the franchise based on its parent series. Those who have watched The Vampire Diaries would be familiar with the plot of the show. If you are a fan of the Vampire Diaries, then it’s a must-watch for you. In case, you want to take a look at the show, you can watch it on Netflix or even Amazon Prime Video.

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4. South of Hell

Shows Like The Magicians
South of Hell

South of Hell is an American supernatural horror drama that premiered on November 27, 2015, with a total of 8 episodes. Eli Roth, Erica Motley, Jason Blum, Stewart Till, and Gerard Bocaccio are the executive producers of the show. The plot of the show revolves around Maria whose body a demon resides. You can watch this show on Amazon Prime Video with a subscription account.

5. True Blood

Shows Like The Magicians
True Blood

True Blood is also an American fantasy drama television series created and produced by Alan Ball. The plot of the show is basically based on the notion that vampires exist in real. The cast of the show includes familiar faces such as Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, and many more. The show is available on Disney plus and even on Hulu which clearly shows how popular the show is among the fans and the audience.

6. Cursed

Cursed
Cursed

The next show on our list is Cursed which is again an American fantasy streaming television series that premiered on July 17, 2020. It is based on a novel of the same name. The cast of the show includes popular and familiar faces such as Katherine Langford, Devon Terrell, and many more. The show is available on Netflix if you want to take a look at it. The readers are definitely going to love the show as the plot of the show is something which is never heard before.

7. The 100

The 100
The 100

If we are talking about shows like The Magicians how can we forget The 100? It is one of the best shows which is more or less similar to The Magicians. If you are a fan of Magicians, you would definitely love it. It’s surely worth a watch. It is related to science fiction and set in a post-apocalyptic world. This show is also available on Netflix for worldwide streaming.

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8. The Umbrella Academy

The Umbrella Academy
The Umbrella Academy

It is an American superhero television series based on a comic series of the same name. It is set in a type of premise where 43 women gave birth to children without showing any chances of pregnancy until the labor started. Seven children of them are adopted and termed The Umbrella Academy. Again, it is one of the most popular and successful shows on Netflix. It has even managed to get amazing ratings on various social media platforms. It received 8 on IMDB out of 10 and 83% on Rotten Tomatoes.

9. Grimm

Grimm
Grimm

Grimm is American fantasy police drama television series that premiered on October 28, 2011, and concluded on March 31, 2017, for six seasons with 123 episodes. The show revolves around Nick Burkhardt as he learns that he is descended from a line of Guardians, popularly, known as Grimms. Throughout the show, he is supposed to battle to save his Wesen friend and his partner. The cast includes David Giuntoli, Russell Hornsby, Sasha Roiz, and many more. It managed to receive 8 on IMDB out of 10 and 89% on Rotten Tomatoes. According to Google, 87% of its users have liked the show. The show is available on Amazon Prime Video for worldwide streaming. You can watch Grimm there with a subscribed account. If you liked The Magicians, then you are definitely going to love this show.

10. Arrow

Shows Like The Magicians
Arrow

Arrow is an American television superhero series that premiered on The CW on October 10, 2012, and ran for 8 seasons. It was developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, and the show is based on the DC Comics character, Green Arrow. The series follows Oliver Queen who is a billionaire playboy. He spent 5 years in the mysterious land before returning to his home. The cast of the show includes popular faces such as Stephen Amell, Colin Donnell, Willa Holland, Manu Bennett, and many more. It even managed to get amazing ratings on various social media platforms. Arrow is available on Netflix for worldwide streaming. This show is a must-watch for all the fans as this is something new. You would really enjoy watching this show.

11. The Order

Shows Like The Magicians
The Order

The Order is a horror drama television series that premiered on Netflix on March 7, 2019. The show was created by Dennis Heaton and it ran for two seasons. It was announced that the third season of the show was canceled. The first season of the show received positive reviews from the audience, fans, and even critics. The show follows a college student called Jack Morton. He joins the Hermetic Order of the Blue Rose and goes deep into the history of the organization. However, it did not turn out well for him as he discovers the dark secret of his family. The cast of the show includes Jake Manley, Adam DiMarco, Thomas Elms, Katharine Isabelle, Matt Frewer, Max Martini, Kayla Heller, Sam Trammell, and many more. It even managed to get average ratings on various social media platforms. This show is available on Netflix for worldwide streaming.

12. Supernatural

Shows Like The Magicians
Supernatural

Supernatural is an American dark fantasy television series which first broadcast on September 13, 2005. It was created by Eric Kripke. The plot of the show follows two brothers who continue to hunt demons, ghosts, monsters, and other supernatural things. The show ran for 15 seasons. Originally, it was planned for just three seasons but it was extended to 5 seasons. Even after that, it ran for 10 more seasons. You could imagine how popular and successful it would have been which is also reflected in the ratings of the show on various platforms. It managed to get 8.6 on IMDB out of 10 and 93% on Rotten Tomatoes. You definitely should watch this one of the most popular shows of all time. You can watch Supernatural on Amazon Prime Video with a subscription account.

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13. American Gods

American Gods
American Gods

We, of course, could not forget American Gods if we are talking about shows which are similar to The Magicians. So, American Gods is an American fantasy drama television series that is based on a novel of the same name. It was premiered on April 30, 2017, and has three seasons currently. Shadow Moon is to be released from prison when he is told that his wife has been killed in a car accident. He is released early to attend her funeral. The various events continued to delay his trip where he meets Mr. Wednesday who offered him a job. He accepted and soon he finds himself in a hidden world where magic is real.

This show is available on Amazon Prime Video for worldwide streaming. Even the ratings of the show are quite amazing on various social media platforms. It even managed to get nominated for various awards and even was able to win a few of them. It’s a must-watch show as you would really enjoy it and would fall in love with the characters of the show.

14. The Gifted

The Gifted
The Gifted

The Gifted is an American Television superhero series produced by Neal Ahern. The show revolves around two ordinary parents who take their children on the run from the government but a surprise is waiting for them. They discovered that their children have mutant abilities. The cast of the show includes familiar faces such as Emma Dumont, Amy Acker, Sean Teale, Coby Bell, Jammie Chung, and many more.

The show is quite popular among the youth which is also reflected in its ratings on various platforms. The Gifted is available on Amazon Prime Video for worldwide streaming. You could watch this super amazing show with a subscription account.

15. The Expanse

Shows Like The Magicians
The Expanse

The Expanse is an American science fiction television streaming show based on a series of novels of the same name. The main cast of the show includes faces like Cas Anvar, Thomas Jane, Steven Strait, Shawn Doyle, and many more. The show is available on Prime Video for worldwide streaming.

16. Super Girl

Super Girl
Super Girl

As the name suggests, Super Girl is an American superhero television series that premiered on The CW on October 26, 2015, and concluded on November 9, 2021. The show is based on a DC comic character, Supergirl. She is Superman’s cousin. Kara Zor is sent to Earth at 13 years- old by her parents and is meant to protect her infant cousin. The cast of the show includes Melissa Benoist, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Chris Wood, and many more.

The show has been praised by the audience, fans, and even the critics who gave positive responses to the show and praised the performances of the cast. The show is available on Prime Video.

So, this was our list of the shows to watch if you miss The Magicians. Let us know which shows you already have watched and which shows are you excited to watch? We will love to hear about your recommendations and the show that missed. As of now, it’s time for us to goodbye but you all keep watching this show. We will get back to you with another piece of article. Happy Watching and Take Care!

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