Fred is also a kind and loving father in the television series and he is very supportive of Archie. He always tries his best to give Archie direction and advice. He is always there for Archie, no matter his mistakes.
In the series, he and his wife Mary are separated, but still maintain an amicable relationship. He is able to call her for help in various capacities. Fred is basically the best parent in Riverdale and is often seen as a beacon of goodness.