It’s Father’s Day! Who Is TV’s Best and Worst Dads?


In honor of Father’s Day, we hand over the remote control and fire up the grill to celebrate the man of the house.

Thankfully, TV has shown us the best and worst dads out there. No matter if you love’em or hate’em, we’ve collected the 14 best and worst TV fathers to ever grace the small screen. From James Evans on ‘Good Times’ to Tony Soprano on “The Sopranos,” there’s a mixed bag of daddies on this list—some good, some bad, some dangerous, some loving and some just plain ole’ crazy!

See where your favorite landed after the jump…

TV’s Best Dads

10. Bob Belcher from ‘Bob’s Burger’

9. James Evans from ‘Good Times’

8. Danny Tanner from ‘Full House’

7. Michael Kyle from ‘My Wife And Kids’

6. Ray Campbell from ‘Sister Sister’

5. Frank Mitchell from ‘Moesha’

4. Dan Connor from ‘Roseanne’

3. Phillip Banks from ‘Fresh Prince of Bel Air’

2. Mitchell and Cameron from ‘Modern Family’

1. Dr. Heathcliff Huxtable from ‘The Cosby Show’

TV’s Worst Dads

10. J.R. Ewing from ‘Dallas’

9. Homer Simpson from ‘The Simpsons’

8. Don Draper from ‘Mad Men’

7. Frank Barone from ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’

6. Al Bundy from ‘Married with Children’

5.  Fitzgerald Grant from ‘Scandal’

4. Tony Soprano from ‘The Sopranos’

3. Peter Griffin from ‘Family Guy’

2. Walter White from ‘Breaking Bad’

1.  Rowan Pope from ‘Scandal’


Who would you rank as best and worst TV dads in history?

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  1. Stephon June 15, 2014

    This was a cool list! I was just watching a marathon of ‘Moesha’ the other day! Love that show!

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    I don’t really watch TV that much but I guess the one American Dad (Stan) and Peter Griffin. Lmao

  3. TisForTinashe June 15, 2014

    Where is Future on the Worst Dads list?

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    • Really?! June 15, 2014

      @Tis, it never seems to amaze me. You trolls will turn any post into something negative, which is why I say they should start deleting and moderating your b*******.

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    • Ciara June 15, 2014

      Yas! Future needs to be taught how to use condoms and fast!

  4. BEYHIVE_MINAJ June 15, 2014

    Homer Simpson should have been number 1 on the “Worst Dads” list.

  5. Pucci June 15, 2014

    I would’ve put Phil Dunohy on the best dad’s list too.

    • Dustin June 15, 2014

      Couldn’t agree more pucci! Phil Dunphy is doofy, earnest and awesome!

  6. Ciara June 15, 2014

    my baby daddy should be number 4!

  7. PeaceMaker June 15, 2014

    @Rowan Pope, thats one bad MF******

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