Locke and Key Season 3 Must Watch Series Like Locke & Key: After years of attempting to make a live-action adaptation of the comic series ‘Locke & Key’, Netflix finally bought in 2020.
The story about a family moving into an old family home named ‘Keyhouse’ and discovering several mysterious keys to open some doors magically along with the presence of a demonic entity has become a global hit. This fantasy horror drama had its second season premiered on October 22, 2021, with a third one on the way.
While we wait for the anticipated third season of ‘Locke & Key‘, there are some more series that you can watch in the meantime to get a similar kind of eerie feeling.
Here is the list of TV Series that you must watch if you like ‘Locke & Key’:
Number of Seasons: 2
To avenge his brother’s apparent murder, Sofiane and Victor make a pact with Obé, a voodoo god. Being empowered by the power of Obé, Sofiane becomes able to manipulate people’s actions and Victor becomes able to control their mind. Comes in the scene Luisa, a girl who practices voodoo with her grandmother. She tries to make them free from the grip of Obé. The horror tone gets entangled with their personal drama also.
The series was premiered on November 21, 2019, with the second season releasing on November 21, 2019. Carl Malapa, Nemo Schiffman, and Manon Bresch act in the roles of Sofiane, Victor, and Luisa respectively.
Number of Seasons: 1
Created by Christopher Keyser, this mystery teen drama is centered around a group of teenagers in West Ham of Connecticut where they come back from a canceled school trip to discover that everyone else in the town has disappeared.
Also, they see a dense forest has grown up surrounding the town and any connection with the outer world has been rendered impossible. Can they survive?
‘The Society’ was released on Netflix on May 10, 2019, starring Kathryn Newton, Gideon Adlon, Natasha Liu Bordizzo, etc.
The Haunting of Hill House-
Number of Seasons: 1
Directed by the Horror king Mike Flanagan, this supernatural horror TV Series is the first one of the ‘The Haunting‘ anthology series. Loosely based on the Shirley Jackson novel of the same name the series follows the Crain family.
Twenty-six years before the mother, father and their five children went to the hill hoise for repairing. But their experience in the house begins to be haunted with paranormal activities. In the time of present-day, the five siblings and their estranged father reunite and confront how the incident of the past has affected them.
The global hit horror series arrived on October 12, 2018, on Netflix. Michiel Huisman, Paxton Singleton, Carla Gugino, Timothy Hutton, Henry Thomas, Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Kate Siegel, Mckenna Grace, Victoria Pedretti are the main cast.
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina-
Number of Seasons: 4
Based on the Archie comic book of the same name the series is developed by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. It follows Sabrina Spellman, a young woman whose double nature is a half-witch.
Set in the fictional Greendale, Sabrina’s fight against the evil force to save her family and herself and the whole human world is full of horror and coming-of-age drama.
Kiernan Shipka plays the role of the titular Sabrina. It premiered on October 26, 2018, and ran till 2020. ‘The Chilling Adventure of Sabrina‘ was a big hit when it was released and it still is.
Along with receiving numerous nominations, the series won four awards under the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Family Series, Best Production Design- Comedy or Family Series, Best Title/Credit Sequence for a TV/Streaming Series, and Outstanding Achievement in Production Design- Comedy or Family Series.
Number of Seasons: 1
‘October Faction‘ shares a similar plot material with ‘Locke and Key’ as here also a family moves to their family home and becomes entangled with supernatural phenomena.
Fred and Deloris Allen are a monster-hunting couple who goes to their hometown with their twin children after Fred’s father dies. But once reaching the house, Fred’s childhood memories surrounding his brother’s death begin to haunt him. Besides, the children also start to show supernatural tendencies.
Tamara Taylor and J.C. MacKenzie star as Deloris and Fred respectively. The supernatural drama series premiered on January 23, 2020, and gained quite a good popularity.
Number of Seasons: 1
Another drama where family members become affected by horrifying events and secrets is ‘The Stranger’. The miniseries is based on the Harlan Coben novel of 2015 of the same title. The series opens as Adam Price comes across a mysterious woman who is a complete stranger to him. The woman is in her 20s and wears a baseball cap.
After meeting Adam, the woman discloses a secret related to his wife to him which eventually leads his wife Corinne Price to go missing. As the series progress, we find out that the suspicious woman has more secrets in her bag.
Hannah John-Kamen plays the role of the titular stranger with Richard Armitage as Adam Price and Dervla Kirwan as Corinne Price. The series premiered on January 30, 2020, and gained popularity on the basis of the thrill that shows offer.
Number of Seasons: 3
This immensely popular and critically acclaimed American sci-fi horror TV Series is created by the Duffer brothers. In the first season, the viewers get introduced to Eleven, a girl with psychokinetic ability, and the disappearance of Will Byers amidst various supernatural phenomena.
The second season revolves around the alternative dimension Upside Down affecting Will as the entities living there begin to come into the real world. The third season focuses on the growing relationship between Eleven and Mike, a young boy who is intelligent and loyal to his friends.
The complex horror theme of the series is derived from the featured experiments into the paranormal involving human test subjects. The story has received inspiration from the strange experiments during the Cold War and various conspiracy theories of the real world.
The first season premiered on July 15, 2016, on Netflix. A fourth season is on its way to arrive in 2022 which will open with Eleven and Mike reuniting in the Spring break.
Starring the talented Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven, the series received multiple nominations besides winning a Critics’ Choice Award, three People’s Choice Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award under the category of Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, and two American Film Institute Awards.