10 best tv-series like The Vampire Diaries (2009)

The Vampire Diaries (2009) tv-series like: American Vandal, The End of the F***ing World, Insatiable, Trinkets, Atypical, Legacies, The Originals, Teen Wolf, Split, The Secret Circle.

American Vandal (2017)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersTeenagers, Friends, Pupils
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleEasy

A true-crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images.

The End of the F***ing World (2017)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:28
CharactersTeenagers
PlotAdventures, Travel
StyleFancy

James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a darkly comedic road trip in search of her real father.

Insatiable (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersTeenagers, bbw, Lawyers
PlotRevenge
PlaceSchool
StyleFor girls, Netflix

A bullied teenager turns to beauty pageants as a way to exact her revenge, with the help of a disgraced coach who soon realizes he's in over his head.

Trinkets (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama, crime
Duration01:32
CharactersFriends, Scammers, Teenagers
PlaceSchool
StyleFor girls

A grieving teen finds an unexpected connection with two classmates at her new high school after they all land in the same Shoplifters Anonymous group.

Atypical (2017)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:08
CharactersTeenagers
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleEasy

Sam, an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, takes a funny, yet painful, journey of self-discovery for love and independence and upends his family.

Legacies (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, adventure, detective
CharactersVampire, Witches, Friends, Werewolves, Teenagers
PlotMagic, Supernatural, Investigation
PlaceSchool
StyleAtmospheric, Spectacular, Romantic, Fascinating, Action

In a place where young witches, vampires, and werewolves are nurtured to be their best selves in spite of their worst impulses, Klaus Mikaelson’s daughter, 17-year-old Hope Mikaelson, Alaric Saltzman’s twins, Lizzie and Josie Saltzman, among others, come of age into heroes and villains at The Salvatore School for the Young and Gifted.

The Originals (2013)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersVampire, Werewolves, Witches
PlotSupernatural, Mystery

A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus, Elijah, and Rebekah. Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel, who is now in charge of New Orleans, in order to re-take his city, as he originally built New Orleans. Klaus departed from the city after being chased down by his father Mikael, while it was being constructed and Marcel took charge. As Klaus has returned after many years, his ego has provoked him to become the king of the city. "Every King needs an heir" says Klaus, accepting the unborn child. The child is a first to be born to a hybrid and a werewolf.

Teen Wolf (2011)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersWerewolves, Teenagers
PlotSupernatural
PlaceUSA

Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day teenage life. The following characters are instrumental to his struggle: Stiles, his best friend; Allison, his love interest who comes from a family of werewolf hunters; and Derek, a mysterious werewolf with a dark past. Throughout the series, he strives to keep his loved ones safe while maintaining normal relationships with them.

Split (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrethriller, fantasy, melodrama, adventure
CountryIsrael
Duration00:22

Split is an Israeli supernatural drama series. It is directed by Shai Kapon and airs on the HOT VOD Young channel.It is produced by the Dori Media Group through its subsidiary Dori Media Darset.

The Secret Circle (2011)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43

After her mother dies in a fire, Cassie Blake moves in with her grandmother in the beautiful small town of Chance Harbor, Washington. As Cassie gets to know her high school classmates, including sweet-natured Diana and her boyfriend Adam, brooding loner Nick, mean-girl Faye and her sidekick Melissa, strange and frightening things begin to happen.  They are all descended from powerful witches, and they've been waiting for Cassie to join them and complete a new generation of the Secret Circle. What Cassie and the others don't yet know is that darker powers are at play, powers that might be linked to the adults in the town - and that Cassie's mother's death might not have been an accident.

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Valemont (2009)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration00:22
CharactersVampire

Valemont is a supernatural American television miniseries on MTV that premiered on September 21, 2009. Two episodes premiered on Tuesdays during The Hills and The City. For six consecutive weeks, two and a half minute episodes of Valemont premiered in the commercial pods directly preceding The Hills and following The City. The concluding 23 episodes of the series were made available online at MTV.com and on V Cast Video from Verizon Wireless, along with other bonus footage.

Scum's Wish (2017)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
Genremelodrama, drama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:27
CharactersTeenagers
PlotLove, Relationship

Seventeen-year-old Mugi Awaya and Hanabi Yasuraoka appear to be the ideal couple. They are both pretty popular, and they seem to suit each other well. However, outsiders don't know of the secret they share. Both Mugi and Hanabi have hopeless crushes on someone else, and they are only dating each other to soothe their loneliness. Mugi is in love with Akane Minagawa, a young teacher who used to be his home tutor. Hanabi is also in love with a teacher, a young man who has been a family friend since she was little. In each other, they find a place where they can grieve for the ones they cannot have, and they share physical intimacy driven by loneliness. Will things stay like this for them forever?

Heathers (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersLesbians, Teenagers
PlaceSchool
StyleFor girls

A pitch-black comedy anthology set in the present day, as our heroine Veronica Sawyer deals with a very different but equally vicious group of Heathers. Based on the 1988 cult classic film.

Moonlight (2007)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersVampire
PlotInvestigation

Mick St. John is a captivating, charming and immortal private investigator from Los Angeles, who defies the traditional blood-sucking norms of his vampire tendencies by using his wit and powerful supernatural abilities to help the living.

Magical Girl Site (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, cartoon
Duration01:35
CharactersLosers, Teenagers
PlotMagic, Supernatural
PlaceSchool
StyleDark

Aya Asagiri is a middle school girl who has problems both at school with bullying and at home from physical abuse by her brother. While browsing online, a website pops up on her computer featuring a creepy looking person. This person appears to take pity on her, and announces that she has granted Asagiri magical powers.

Human Kind Of (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrefantastic, comedy, cartoon
CharactersAliens, Teenagers
PlaceSchool

When Judy Reilly, a nerdy teenager, finds out her estranged father was an extraterrestrial, surviving a half-alien adolescence seems pretty hopeless. But with the help of a dangerously upbeat mother and a comic book obsessed best friend, Judy is able to uncover her powers, stand up to bullies, and inevitably discover what makes her both alien and human along the way.

SKAM Italia (2018)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 8.3)
Genredrama
Duration02:03
CharactersTeenagers
PlaceSchool

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Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, cartoon
Duration01:30
CharactersBrother and sister, Teenagers
PlotLove, Relationship, Adventures
PlaceSchool
StyleSoulful, Touching, Lovely

Puberty Syndrome—a rumored, mysterious syndrome that only affects those in their puberty. For example, a bunny girl suddenly appeared in front of Sakuta Azusagawa. The bunny girl's real identity is Mai Sakurajima, a teenage celebrity who is currently an inactive high school senior. For some reason, her charming figure does not reflect in the eyes of others. In the course of revealing the mystery behind this phenomenon, Sakuta begins to explore his feelings towards Mai. Set in a city where the skies and seas shine, Sakuta unfolds the meaning behind his bizarre encounters on women with the said syndrome.

Everything Sucks! (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersTeenagers
PlaceSchool
StyleNetflix

It's 1996 in a town called Boring, Oregon, where high school misfits in the AV and drama clubs brave the ups and downs of teenage emotions in the VHS era.

The Politician (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy
Duration02:42
CharactersTeenagers, Pupils, Lesbians, Gays
PlotLove, Politics
PlaceSchool, USA

Payton has known since childhood that he's going to be president. First he'll have to navigate the most treacherous political landscape: high school.

Euphoria (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 8.4)
Genredrama
Duration00:51
CharactersLesbians, Teenagers
PlotRelationship
PlaceSchool

A group of high school students navigate love and friendships in a world of drugs, sex, trauma, and social media.

Kaguya-sama: Love is War (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
Duration01:33
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceSchool

Considered a genius due to having the highest grades in the country, Miyuki Shirogane leads the prestigious Shuchiin Academy's student council as its president, working alongside the beautiful and wealthy vice president Kaguya Shinomiya. The two are often regarded as the perfect couple by students despite them not being in any sort of romantic relationship.However, the truth is that after spending so much time together, the two have developed feelings for one another; unfortunately, neither is willing to confess, as doing so would be a sign of weakness. With their pride as elite students on the line, Miyuki and Kaguya embark on a quest to do whatever is necessary to get a confession out of the other. Through their daily antics, the battle of love begins!

Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, adventure
Duration00:57
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotAdventure, Love, Betrayal
PlaceSchool
StyleFascinating, Action, Spectacular

Seventeen-year-old Hajime Nagumo is your average, everyday otaku. However, his simple life of pulling all-nighters and sleeping in school is suddenly turned upside down when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned to a fantasy world! They're treated like heroes and tasked with the duty of saving the human race from utter extinction. But what should have been any otaku's wet dream quickly turns into Hajime's nightmare. While the rest of his class are blessed with godlike powers, Hajime's job, Synergist, only has a single transmutation skill. Ridiculed and bullied by his classmates for being weak, he soon finds himself in despair. Will he be able to survive in this dangerous world of monsters and demons with only a glorified blacksmith's level of strength?

Are You Afraid of the Dark? (2019)
CharactersTeenagers, Pupils, Dogs
PlotSects, Supernatural
PlaceSchool

This three-part, self-contained limited series is about the newest member of the Midnight Society, her first scary tale, and what happens to the group when the terrifying events of her story start to actually happen in their small town.

Real Girl (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
Duration01:11
CharactersLosers
PlotLove
PlaceSchool

Tsutsui Hikari (a.k.a "Tsuttsun") is a high school student who is content with his virtual life of anime and video games. One day, he gets stuck cleaning the pool with Iroha, a real live girl who is stylish, sassy and known to be easy with boys ... and she aggressively approaches him! Tsuttsun, who has few friends and lives in his own world, finds himself smitten by the confident and wild Iroha ... and his whole world is turned upside down!! It's the awkward and pure love story of a boy who experiences relationship for the first time.

Meteor Garden (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 8.2)
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersRich guys and poor girls
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceSchool
StyleDorama

An ordinary girl is admitted to the most prestigious school in the country where she encounters F4, an exclusive group comprised of the four wealthiest and handsomest boys in the school - Dao Ming Si, Hua Ze Lei, Xi Men and Mei Zuo.

Devils Line (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, cartoon
Duration01:26
CharactersVampire
PlotLove, Relationship, Supernatural
PlaceSchool
StyleTouching

Tsukasa, a college student, is rescued from an attack by a devil, one of many vampires that can blend in among the human population. Anzai, her savior, is a half-devil who exploits his supernatural gifts as a member of a shadowy police task force that specializes in devil-related crime in Tokyo. As Anzai continues to keep guard over Tsukasa, the two quickly forge a tentative bond—one that Anzai fears will test his iron-clad rule of never drinking human blood...

Demi-chan wa Kataritai: Demi-chan no Natsuyasumi (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, cartoon
CountryJapan
CharactersTeenagers, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceSchool, Japan

Streamed special of Demi-chan wa Kataritai which will also be included with the Blu-ray/DVD volume 7.

Game of Thrones (2011)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 9.4)
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:55
CharactersKings, Dragons, Brothers, Sisters, Warriors
Plotbetrayal, Magic, Love, Intrigue
PlaceForest
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Worth watching, Popular

Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the Night's Watch, is all that stands between the realms of men and icy horrors beyond.

Misfits (2009)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:43
CharactersTeenagers
PlotAdventures

When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers.

Glee (2009)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, drama, musical, music
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersLosers, Teenagers
PlotAdventures
PlaceSchool

Glee is an American teen musical comedy-drama television series that airs on the Fox network in the United States. It focuses on the reconstituted William McKinley High School glee club, New Directions, which competes on the show choir competition circuit while its disparate members deal with relationships, sexuality, social issues, and learning to become an effective team.

Quicksand (2020)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama
Duration00:38
CharactersTeenagers
PlotInvestigation, Death
PlaceSchool
StyleNetflix, Action

Maja, a student in Stockholm, finds herself on trial for murder after a tragedy at her school. More doubts and suspicions arise when new revelations are made.

Penny Dreadful (2014)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama
CountryUSA, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom
Duration01:00
CharactersVampire, Demons
PlotSupernatural

Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller that weaves together these classic horror origin stories into a new adult drama.

Ghost Wars (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
PlotLove, Investigation, Adventures, Relationship, Supernatural
PlaceUSA

Set in a remote Alaskan town that has been overrun by paranormal forces, the series focuses on local outcast Roman Mercer who must overcome the town’s prejudices and his own personal demons if he’s to harness his repressed psychic powers and save everyone from the mass haunting that’s threatening to destroy them all.

True Blood (2008)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrethriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:53
CharactersVampire
PlotSupernatural

True Blood is an American television drama series created and produced by Alan Ball. It is based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries series of novels by Charlaine Harris, detailing the co-existence of vampires and humans in Bon Temps, a fictional, small town in northwestern Louisiana. The series centers on the adventures of Sookie Stackhouse, a telepathic waitress with an otherworldly quality.

The Inbetweeners (2008)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:22
CharactersTeenagers, Pupils
PlaceSchool

Welcome to a world of futile crushes, sibling brawls, getting drunk too quickly and casting constant aspersions about your friends' sexuality.

Breaking Bad (2008)
Mark9 (imdb: 9.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration00:47
CharactersBusinessmen, Terminally ill, Family, Teachers
PlotCancer, Love, Adventures, Relationship
PlaceUSA
StyleWorth watching, Fascinating, Action

When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live, he becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's financial future at any cost as he enters the dangerous world of drugs and crime.

Toradora! (2008)
Mark8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration10:25
CharactersTeenagers, Pupils
PlotLove, Adventures
PlaceSchool

It’s Ryuji’s first day as a junior in high school and it seems as if things are looking up. He gets to sit in between his only friend, Yusaku, and, more importantly, the girl he’s secretly crushing on, Minori Kushieda. But just when he thinks the stars are aligned in his favor, he unwittingly crosses the most feared girl in school, Taiga Aisaku, making her onto his arch enemy. To top it off, Taiga has moved in right next door to Ryuji and happens to be Minori’s best friend! Can this school year possibly get any worse?!

The Gates (2010)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration09:19
CharactersVampire, Werewolves
PlotSupernatural

Like most families that settle inside The Gates, the Monahans are unmoored from a complicated life they abandoned in Chicago. There's something very different about this place, almost... haunting. Named the new police chief of The Gates, Nick Monahan is about to be tangled up in a mystery where he will begin to piece together the dark truth about their new home, and the supernatural elements that lurk behind the shadows of The Gates.

P. E. Teacher (2014)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration00:25
CharactersTeenagers, Pupils
PlotLove
PlaceSchool, Russia
StylePopular

Retired mobster tries to get back in business by making friends with the kid of his ex-boss. To do so, he must became PE teacher in kid's school.

Sex Education (2019)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.3)
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration02:11
CharactersTeenagers, Psychologists
PlaceSchool
StyleNetflix

Inexperienced Otis channels his sex therapist mom when he teams up with rebellious Maeve to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.

13 Reasons Why (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.9)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:04
CharactersTeenagers
PlotRelationship, Growing up, Depression
PlaceSchool
StyleNetflix, To cry, Touching, Makes me think

After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.

Big Mouth (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersTeenagers
PlotLove, Growing up
PlaceSchool

Teenage friends find their lives upended by the wonders and horrors of puberty in this edgy comedy from real-life pals Nick Kroll and Andrew Goldberg.

Derry Girls (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 8.3)
Genrecomedy
Duration01:00
CharactersFriends, Teenagers
PlaceSchool
StyleFor girls

Amidst the political conflict of Northern Ireland in the 1990s, five high school students square off with the universal challenges of being a teenager.

Chio's School Road (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrecomedy, cartoon
Duration00:48
CharactersTeenagers
PlotComputer games
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy

This is a story of a nerdy bookworm girl on her way to school, and yes, that's the entire premise, as she's not getting to school any time soon. Taking her "usual" route to school, it becomes an increasingly unusual adventure, and all the more ridiculous as it carries on. It takes an unpleasant sentiment many can empathize with, the feeling of tardiness, and brings humor to it—making it a hilarious situation to look back upon.

Teasing Master Takagi-san (2018)
Mark1 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
Duration02:24
CharactersTeenagers
PlotRelationship
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleEasy, Touching

"If you blush, you lose."Living by this principle, the middle schooler Nishikata gets constantly made fun of by his seat neighbor Takagi-san. With his pride shattered to pieces, he vows to turn the tables and get back at her someday. And so, he attempts to tease her day after day, only to find himself victim to Takagi-san's ridicule again sooner than later. Will he be able to make Takagi-san blush from embarrassment even once in the end?

Baby (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama
Duration01:42
CharactersTeenagers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parties
PlaceSchool

Fed up with their families and classmates, two teen girls from a wealthy part of Rome are drawn to the city's underworld and start leading double lives.

Skam (2015)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.7)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryNorway
Duration01:03
CharactersTeenagers
PlaceSchool

The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.

Tada Never Falls in Love (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
Duration01:20
CharactersTeenagers
PlotLove
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleTouching

In the story, Mitsuyoshi Tada, a boy who has never known love, is taking pictures of the cherry blossoms in full bloom when he meets Teresa Wagner, a transfer student from Luxembourg. Upon arriving in Japan, she got lost, separated from her travel companion. Mitsuyoshi helps her and brings her to his grandfather's coffee shop.

Light as a Feather (2018)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller
Duration01:30
CharactersTeenagers, Friends
PlotMystery, Supernatural, Death, Curses
PlaceSchool
StyleFor girls, Action

Five teen girls deal with the supernatural fallout stemming from an innocent game of “Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board.” When the girls start dying off in the exact way that was predicted, the survivors must figure out why they’re being targeted — and whether the evil force hunting them down is one of their own.

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