He speaks in a well mannered and eerie tone with a British accent.
He is quite fond of his Aunt Muriel, keeping a framed photo of her on his person and referring to her as 'his dear Aunt'.
Fred reminisces in rhyme, speaking three rhymed sentence and ending the fourth with 'naughty.' Fred first realized his compulsion when he was given a hamster as a pet, and cut all its fur off.Later in his life, he fell in love with a girl named Barbara who had "a mane untamed." They held a steady relationship, until one night he shaved her head, causing her to break up with him. However, the arrival of a long-bearded man into his barber shop was an irresistible temptation for him, and he too was shaven.Fred was then committed at the Home for Freaky Barbers mental institution.Fred is Eustace and Muriel's nephew who visits and first appears in the episode Freaky Fred.He is one of the more memorable antagonists on the show.
Though Muriel seems quite fond of him, Courage is terrified of him, and Eustace despises him, often calling him "Freak" and refers to him as "A freaky barber, with his own freaky barber shop, where freaky things happen, freaky barber things." purple necktie and always carries a briefcase, which holds his precious razor.He has blonde hair and blonde eye-brows with green eyes and a big yet freaky smile.Fred's dominant trait is his Trichotemnomania; an obsession with cutting/shaving people's hair to the point where they are completely bald.He appears to be able to control his disorder to a certain degree, as he is a barber, but he can't help himself when the opportunity is too great.Despite this, Fred is generally a very polite and intelligent man.He never raises his voice and is usually seen smiling.