Whether they're real or fictional, moms are the absolute greatest. TV mothers have evolved over the years, but they have always bestowed wisdom and put their families first. Some have even provided sound advice in parenting, relationships, careers and, well, life — all while tugging at the heart strings of viewers.
Because they’re so likable, audiences around the world have grown to love these characters so much that they wish they were real people. Some are outstanding, loving mothers all around, while others are more amusing, ironic and a little wild.
No matter their quirks, these iconic TV mothers have captured hearts and filled homes with love, laughter, tears — and a relatable parenting snafu or two.