‘Midnight, Texas’ is a supernatural series which aired on NBC for two seasons after which the network decided to cancel the show. The story of the series is based on the life of a guy named Manfred Bernardo. He is a psychic who visits a strange town called Midnight, Texas on his grandmother’s advice. There, he finds strange and supernatural creatures roaming around freely. These creatures include vampires, fallen angels, witches, werewolf-like creatures, and others. Manfred was being chased by a man called Hightower when he first entered Midnight, and with him, he brought in a lot of troubles, which become the main focus of the show.
Critics were not too pleased with ‘Midnight, Texas’, and the show ended up receiving mixed reviews. However, if you enjoyed watching this show and are looking for something similar, then you have come to the right place. Here’s the list of best shows similar to ‘Midnight, Texas’ that are our recommendations. You can watch several of these series like ‘Midnight, Texas’ on Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime.
8. Angel (1999-2004)
‘Angel’ is a spin-off of the famous supernatural series ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’. The show centers around the life of a vampire known as Angel. He falls into sad circumstances after a group of gypsies take away his vampire qualities and restores his human soul within him. Angel has been murdering and torturing his victims for more than a century, but what happens to him now is that his human soul fills him with remorse. Buffy then moves to Los Angeles and starts his life as a private detective who wants to help people in trouble. Angel ends up fighting against evil forces, both natural and supernatural, in order to help the common people. His main enemy turns out to be a law firm called Wolfram & Hart, which uses occult practices and brings out demonic forces for Angel to fight. The show is structured in what we call a serialized format, with each episode standing out as a separate story, while all the stories take the overarching narrative forward.
7. A Discovery of Witches (2018-)
Adapted from a bestselling series of novels written by Deborah Harkness, ‘A Discovery of Vampires’ saw its first season being aired on Sky One. The immense success of the series prompted the network to renew the series for two more seasons at least. The story revolves around a woman called Diana Bishop. A historian, Bishop visits Oxford University as a guest and comes across an interesting manuscript in the famous Bodleian Library. We are also told that Diana herself is a witch, but is mostly reluctant to use her powers.