With Father’s Day coming up on 21 June, why not treat your dad to some of HBO Home Entertainment’s groundbreaking television series. Boardwalk Empire will be available as a complete series box set, along with The Wire: Complete Series on Blu-ray for the first time ever. You can also get your hands on the recent critically acclaimed masterpieces Game of Thrones: Season 4 and True Detective, as well as other timeless classics such as Entourage: The Complete Series, The Sopranos: Complete Series, Band of Brothers and The Pacific.
With so many great on-screen ‘father’ characters in recent TV, why not take the test to see which TV dad is most like yours!
What would people think of your father as a first impression?
D: Down with the kids
If your dad was rolling in the cash, what car would he drive?
A: 1999 Chevrolet Suburban LT 4×4
B: RV Campervan
C: Would catch the bus
F: Family people carrier
If your dad lived a double life, what would his secret life be?
A: A Mafia boss
B: Drug dealer
C: A secret beer brewer
D: Celebrity agent
E: A ruler of a kingdom
F: A Superhero
If your dad had a secret stash of something in the house, what would it be?
A: A dismembered body in the cellar freezer
B: Cash under the floorboards
C: Case of beer in the garden shed
D: His assistant locked in a cupboard
E: A chest of ancient treasure in the loft
F: Tickets for the whole family to Disneyland
Which of these sentences describe your dad the best?
A: A real loving family man, but if you double cross him…it could be game over!
B: Quiet and gentle at home, but not one to mess with outside
C: Heart of gold but very embarrassing. Oblivious to the fact he always says the ‘wrong’ thing
D: Real successful business man who leaves his work at work and switches it off for family time
E: A great ruler of the home, wise and always full of good advice
F: Wouldn’t hurt a fly, devotes all his time to his family
What would be your dad’s first choice of holiday?
A: The mountains of Napoli for some fine wine and pasta
B: A road trip through Mexico, taking in many of the glorious stop off points
C: A camping holiday to a family resort park
D: A trip to Vegas for a weekend of high-rolling and silliness
E: A quaint castle hidden in the countryside
F: Staying in a log cabin and soaking up the breathtaking views of a national park
What s your dad’s food and tipple?
A: Spaghetti,meatballs and red wine
B: Scotch and a cigarette
C: Fried chicken and lots of lager
D: Champagne and Sushi
E: Hog roast and ale
F: Burger and a beer
Where would your dad most like to live?
A: In a mansion surrounded by electric fences
B: In a bungalow in the suburbs
C: In a normal house on a residential street
D: In a big luxurious house in Hollywood
E: In a castle
F: City apartment
What did you score?
(See below to see which letter you got mostly and which TV dad is more like yours)