Paranormal Witness

Paranormal Witness

  • 2011
  • 5 Seasons
  • 7.8  (2,460)

"Paranormal Witness," is a SYFY Channel original series that centers around people's paranormal experiences. These can range from ghostly encounters to alien sightings, out of body experiences or angel visitations. Anything that can not be readily explained is included in this documentary style show. Each episode is one hour long and is done in a first person story telling style. People that have paranormal experiences are interviewed and they give their account as to what happened. Any actual film or footage that as taken at the time is also included in the story telling. As the individuals involved in that weeks episode tell their story, a number of actors who represent the real life people reenact their tale. You actually get to see their paranormal experience as if you were watching a horror show. These are real life documented stories told by the people who lived through the experience. In most cases as an episode comes to an end there is some form of closure to the paranormal experience. Some examples are the family moving from a haunted house or tenants performing a ritual to stop a haunting. However, in some cases such as alien encounters, you can see that even after investigating with air traffic control and police helicopters, the foreign object still could not be explained. Some stories can be frightening and other enlightening. Some actual footage can be disturbing to viewers. This show is not intended to be seen by young audiences and for this reason, is aired in the evenings.

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The Night Ward
13. The Night Ward
October 26, 2016
Stacey Hayes manages an abandoned hospital's renovation and witnesses alarming paranormal events; the investigators she calls for help then get trapped and attacked by the forces.
The Mojave Encounter
12. The Mojave Encounter
October 19, 2016
A couple camping in the desert witness lights in the night sky and figures descending to Earth. Through the power of hypnotism, they discover the details of their alien abduction.
The Hotel
11. The Hotel
October 12, 2016
Guest after guest flees an old Victorian mansion hotel in the middle of the night, forcing the owners to confront its terrifying history before a local bride's fairytale wedding is ruined by a ghostly watchman.
The Jail
10. The Jail
October 5, 2016
Detention officer Jay Yates works the night shift at the infamous Estrella Jail, where a sinister spirit is driving both inmates and officers to insanity and death.
The Ranch
9. The Ranch
September 28, 2016
Wolf-like creatures stalk the Bilstein family at their desolate Texas ranch with a horrifying history.
The Pit
8. The Pit
September 21, 2016
The town of Santa Susana Knolls, California is known for its troubled past with biker gangs and violence. When a woman rents out the dilapidated guesthouse of her newly purchased home, strange occurrences take place.
Nebraska Fiend
7. Nebraska Fiend
September 14, 2016
Following Stephen Richards' execution for the murder of nine people in 1879, it appeared his reign of terror was over...until the Pracht family moved into their new home in the empty plains of Nebraska...
The Mothman Curse
6. The Mothman Curse
September 7, 2016
A young couple on a sightseeing trip to Point Pleasant enter an old munitions bunker and incidentally awaken the infamous Mothman - a harbinger of doom that follows them home and terrorizes them.
Zozo
5. Zozo
August 31, 2016
When a war veteran gets a new job in Lawton, Oklahoma, his brothers and their significant others all decide to move with him and make a fresh start together. But their dreams are destroyed by a malignant demon known as The Zozo.
The Contract
4. The Contract
August 24, 2016
When a loving Christian family learns a mysterious and evil 'Tall Man' is stalking their home, they are shocked to discover their eldest son is to blame. For he has entered into a deadly contract ...with the Devil.
From H.E.L.L.
3. From H.E.L.L.
August 17, 2016
The Ouija Board comes with three cardinal rules designed to protect the user from opening a door to the "other side," but when three young girls from a Hispanic family decide to break all three, they incidentally open a gateway to hell.
They Are Mine
2. They Are Mine
August 10, 2016
When 3 young college students move into a rental property in a rundown neighborhood of Savannah that has a reputation for being haunted, they never expected to come face to face with the spirit of a demented crack fiend.
Voodoo Preacher
1. Voodoo Preacher
August 3, 2016
Inspired by "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee's alleged journey to Alabama to research a mysterious preacher accused of murder and voodoo, writer Jenny Scott follows in her footsteps, only to suffer terrible consequences.
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"Paranormal Witness," is a SYFY Channel original series that centers around people's paranormal experiences. These can range from ghostly encounters to alien sightings, out of body experiences or angel visitations. Anything that can not be readily explained is included in this documentary style show.

Each episode is one hour long and is done in a first person story telling style. People that have paranormal experiences are interviewed and they give their account as to what happened. Any actual film or footage that as taken at the time is also included in the story telling.

As the individuals involved in that weeks episode tell their story, a number of actors who represent the real life people reenact their tale. You actually get to see their paranormal experience as if you were watching a horror show. These are real life documented stories told by the people who lived through the experience.

In most cases as an episode comes to an end there is some form of closure to the paranormal experience. Some examples are the family moving from a haunted house or tenants performing a ritual to stop a haunting. However, in some cases such as alien encounters, you can see that even after investigating with air traffic control and police helicopters, the foreign object still could not be explained.

Some stories can be frightening and other enlightening. Some actual footage can be disturbing to viewers. This show is not intended to be seen by young audiences and for this reason, is aired in the evenings.Paranormal Witness is a series that is currently running and has 5 seasons (64 episodes). The series first aired on September 7, 2011.

Where to Watch Paranormal Witness

Paranormal Witness is available for streaming on the Syfy website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Paranormal Witness on demand at Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV, NBC, Syfy and Peacock.

  • Premiere Date
    September 7, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (2,460)