With Father’s Day coming up, we can’t help but give you a list of superlatives we’d give to some of the best (and the worst) fathers on TV. From most likely to give an awkward hug, to most likely to kill his brother, here’s your list of TV Dad Superlatives!
I know: you were looking for the standard best and worst dads of TV for Father’s Day. Well, I took it a step further — you love (or love to hate) all of the dads on the below list, but which one is most likely to bail you out of jail? Not to worry, we have you completely covered. Father’s Day is June 21, so this should hold you over until then.
Rufus Humphrey (Gossip Girl): Most likely to hug you for too long.
Mitch Leery (Dawson’s Creek): Most likely to give you a long, awkward sex talk.
Barney Stinson (How I Met Your Mother): Most likely to surprise you & be the best dad ever.
Sandy Cohen (The O.C.): Most likely to bail you out of jail at 1AM.
Jesse Katsopolis (Full House): Most likely to sing you a lullaby… even when you’re an adult.
Tim Taylor (Home Improvement): Most likely to make a joke at the most inappropriate time.
Dan Scott (One Tree Hill): Most likely to go to jail for murder.
Nathan Scott (One Tree Hill): Most likely to give up his dreams for his kids’.
Walter White (Breaking Bad): Most likely to kill someone (literally) for his kids.
Frank Gallagher (Shameless): Most likely to buy his underage kids alcohol.
Al Bundy (Married with Children): Most likely to tell you the same story (that you’ll still laugh it, because duh, he’s your dad).
Sheriff Stilinski (Teen Wolf): Most likely to keep all your friends’ supernatural talents a secret.
Rick Grimes (The Walking Dead): Most likely to lead you through an apocalypse… of any sorts.
John Winchester (Supernatural): Most likely to want better things for his children.
— Emily Longeretta