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Halloween is always associated with darkness, scary nights, pumpkin carvings and spooky stories, but one of the most important things that a person needs is a costume to attend the fabulous parties. It could be anything from a fairytale character to a real life hero or even a cute animal.

Since drama series feature all sorts of characters -- good, bad and the evil -- here is a list of Halloween costumes from small screen world that one can mimic this year:

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The Walking Dead

When the lights flicker and creepy sounds break the silence, zombie outfits are the best to scare someone. Since The Walking Dead portrays all kinds of zombies, it will be a perfect guide to check out on how to mimic the scary creatures. The AMC horror series features everything in detail right from the white skin to the crooked walk.

American Horror Story

The popular anthology series is another great inspiration for horror lovers across the globe. The FX show features all sorts of scary stories from deceased occupants in a haunted house, a coven of witches to a supernatural hotel. So, American Horror Story can be referred to try out some unique characters, such as the three headed creature and the wall mounted dear.

Game of Thrones

The television adaption of George R. R. Martin's fantasy novel series A Song Of Ice And Fire features a set of fictional characters, such as the Iron thrones and the dragon. So, Game of Thrones will be a classic choice for Halloween parties for the followers of the HBO drama, who can dress up as Emilia Clarke's character Daenerys Targaryen or Peter Dinklage's Tyrion Lannister. Indian fans of the fantasy drama series can watch the show on Star World Premiere HD.


The Netflix show that is based on Marvel comics and inspired by one of its popular characters can be a best guide for superhero fans. One can just walk in to the party as a blind lawyer and surprise the attendees by transforming to Daredevil.

Scream Queens

The Fox comedy horror series can be referred for some quirky outfits, such as a fake hand, a bloody axe or even a beating heart. Indian fans can watch the show on Star World and Star World HD for some outfit ideas.

Other popular onscreen characters to mimic this Halloween are Priyanka Chopra's character Alex Parrish from Quantico, Taraji P Henson's Cookie Lyon from Empire, Jessica Day from New Girl, Piper Chapman from Orange is the New Black, Kimmy Schmidt from Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Marcus Kipling a.k.a Dizzee from The Get Down, Eleven from Stranger Things and Queen Elizabeth II from The Crown.