The BEST Episodes of Scream: The TV Series

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 4, 2019

Network: MTV

After a cyber-bullying incident results in a brutal murder, the shocking violence stirs up memories of a killing spree from the past that has haunted some, intrigued others and maybe just inspired a new killer. A group of teens - with two old friends struggling to reconnect at its heart - become lovers, enemies, suspects, targets and victims of an assassin who's out for blood.

When a Stranger Calls

#1 - When a Stranger Calls

Season 2 - Episode 12

Emma and Audrey must make a daring move. Finally facing off with the Killer, they unmask Piper’s final surprise.

star 8.16
581 votes
Directors: Patrick Lussier
Writers: Eoghan O'Donnell
Revelations

#2 - Revelations

Season 1 - Episode 10

Season Finale- Emma races to save another loved one; the killer's identity is revealed.

star 8.15
679 votes
Directors: Jamie Travis
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jaime Paglia, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Meredith Glynn
In the Trenches

#3 - In the Trenches

Season 1 - Episode 7

Emma races to save a friend from the killer's dangerous game of hide-and-seek.

star 8.01
691 votes
Directors: Leigh Janiak
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Jordan Rosenberg, Meredith Glynn
The Vanishing

#4 - The Vanishing

Season 2 - Episode 10

Audrey and Emma are driven further apart, Maggie and Acosta worry about secrets from their past and Noah's affection for Zoe is used against him.

star 7.92
564 votes
Writers: Eoghan O'Donnell
Dawn of the Dead

#5 - Dawn of the Dead

Season 2 - Episode 5

The death of a loved one hits everyone hard and GW High goes into lockdown; suspicions rise among the Lakewood Five.

star 7.89
638 votes
Directors: Oz Scott
Writers: Heath Corson
Happy Birthday to Me

#6 - Happy Birthday to Me

Season 2 - Episode 4

Brooke is worried about Jake's sudden disappearance until a gift arrives in time for Kieran's birthday party.

star 7.88
665 votes
Directors: Daniel Stamm
Writers: Brian Sieve
The Dance

#7 - The Dance

Season 1 - Episode 9

Emma, who doubts that the actual killer has been captured, teams with Piper to find answers at the Halloween dance.

star 7.85
641 votes
Directors: Ti West
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Meredith Glynn
Jeepers Creepers

#8 - Jeepers Creepers

Season 2 - Episode 6

Emma starts to question her friendships when tensions rise between her and her friends. Meanwhile, Noah reveals his latest theory about the identity of Piper's accomplice. Noah takes his investigations further.

star 7.83
604 votes
Directors: Evan Katz
Writers: Anna Christopher
Heavenly Creatures

#9 - Heavenly Creatures

Season 2 - Episode 11

In the wake of another murder, Emma and Audrey find themselves primes suspect when evidence appears implicating them both in the killing spree.

star 7.81
563 votes
Directors: Jamie Travis
Writers: Anna Christopher
The Orphanage

#10 - The Orphanage

Season 2 - Episode 9

Emma and Audrey learn why they are being targeted while Noah loses something that is dear to him and a long missing body of evidence is located.

star 7.74
567 votes
Directors: Leigh Janiak
Writers: Brian Sieve
Village of the Damned

#11 - Village of the Damned

Season 2 - Episode 8

The killer forces Emma through deadly games during the Lakewood carnival and Brooke launches an attack on the town.

star 7.70
578 votes
Directors: Gil Kenan
Writers: Meredith Glynn
Wanna Play a Game?

#12 - Wanna Play a Game?

Season 1 - Episode 3

Emma discovers that her mom is keeping additional secrets; and the killer challenges her to a dangerous game.

star 7.69
788 votes
Directors: Tim Hunter
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Jordan Rosenberg, Meredith Glynn
Ghosts

#13 - Ghosts

Season 1 - Episode 8

Emma reels from yet another death; a secret from the past is uncovered.

star 7.65
628 votes
Directors: Rodman Flender
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Erin Maher, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Kay Reindl, Meredith Glynn
Let the Right One In

#14 - Let the Right One In

Season 2 - Episode 7

Eli takes Emma on a criminal adventure while Noah’s relationship with Zoe escalates and the Killer lures Brooke and Audrey into a deadly trap.

star 7.64
571 votes
Directors: Rodman Flender
Writers: Steve Yockey
Hello, Emma

#15 - Hello, Emma

Season 1 - Episode 2

The death of another teen raises questions and leads to a rift between Emma and Audrey. A podcaster arrives in town to report on the past and present murders.

star 7.60
846 votes
Directors: Tim Hunter
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel
Betrayed

#16 - Betrayed

Season 1 - Episode 6

The new prime suspect is someone close to Emma.

star 7.59
704 votes
Directors: Julius Ramsay
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jaime Paglia, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Meredith Glynn
Vacancy

#17 - Vacancy

Season 2 - Episode 3

Emma works through the implications of her father's return; a bloody gift proves Audrey's stalker is progressing; Branson returns to Lakewood.

star 7.57
682 votes
Directors: Jamie Travis
Writers: Steve Yockey
I Know What You Did Last Summer

#18 - I Know What You Did Last Summer

Season 2 - Episode 1

In the Season 2 premiere, Emma hopes she can move on with her life after returning to Lakewood, but she's soon haunted by a dream. In other events, an unknown someone threatens to expose Audrey's connection to Piper.

star 7.56
865 votes
Directors: Brian Dannelly
Writers: Dan Dworkin, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Michael Gans, Richard Register
Aftermath

#19 - Aftermath

Season 1 - Episode 4

A mysterious message sends Emma and Audrey in search of answers.

star 7.51
737 votes
Directors: Brian Dannelly
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Erin Maher, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Kay Reindl
Psycho

#20 - Psycho

Season 2 - Episode 2

Tension results when Maggie shares too much about Emma's past; Emma tries to control her fears when someone unexpected arrives in town; and Noah investigates a new lead for his podcast.

star 7.45
699 votes
Directors: Scott Speer
Writers: Anna Christopher, Brian Sieve, Dan Dworkin, Heath Corson, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Meredith Glynn, Steve Yockey
Red Roses

#21 - Red Roses

Season 1 - Episode 1

After a Cyber-bullying video goes viral, the creator of the video and her boyfriend are murdered. While a group of friends mourn their friends' death they also fear that the murder's were done by a copy cat of a murderer twenty years before or maybe even the original killer himself.

star 7.37
1,043 votes
Directors: Jamie Travis
Writers: Dan Dworkin, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Kevin Williamson
Exposed

#22 - Exposed

Season 1 - Episode 5

Emma learns a heartbreaking secret after a scandalous video leak.

star 7.34
688 votes
Directors: Brian Dannelly
Writers: Dan Dworkin, David Coggeshall, Jay Beattie, Jill E. Blotevogel, Meredith Glynn
The Deadfast Club

#23 - The Deadfast Club

Season 3 - Episode 1

GhostFace is back! When a shadowy figure from Deion's past returns to haunt his present at the worst possible time, it threatens the lives of him and his newfound friends. And raises a deadly question... who’s behind the mask?

star 6.83
196 votes
Writers: Brett Matthews
Ports in the Storm

#24 - Ports in the Storm

Season 3 - Episode 4

Following GhostFace’s latest, bloody game, the Deadfast Club fractures; when their tormenter puts them to another test, each member of the group is forced to choose who they trust the most.

star 6.80
133 votes
Directors: Tanya Hamilton
Writers: Penny Cox
Blindspots

#25 - Blindspots

Season 3 - Episode 5

As suspicions sharpen and loyalties fray, the Deadfast Club desperately searches for the man behind GhostFace’s mask only to be disturbed by what they find.

star 6.69
136 votes
Directors: Darren Grant
Writers: Sherman Payne