13 Standout Fictional Fathers

Their on-screen children can always count on these TV dads, and we can always count on them to make us laugh. Who's your favorite TV dad? Tell us who we missed below!

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Kyle Chandler as Eric Taylor on "Friday Night Lights"

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Jason Bateman as Michael Bluth on "Arrested Development"

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Homer Simpson on "The Simpsons"


John Goodman as Dan Conner on "Roseanne"

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Bob Saget as Danny Tanner on "Full House"

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Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy on "Modern Family"

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Peter Gallagher as Sandy Cohen on "The O.C."

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Peter Krause as Nate Fisher on "Six Feet Under"

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Dick Van Patten as Tom Bradford on "Eight is Enough"

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Andy Griffith of "The Andy Griffith Show"

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Ray Romano as Raymond Barone on "Everybody Loves Raymond"

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Tom Bosley as Howard Cunningham on "Happy Days"

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Alexander Skarsgard as Eric Northman on "True Blood"

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First Published Thu, 2011-06-16 12:00

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