In his interview, Griffith recalls how his Broadway debut in “No Time for Sergeants” led to appearances on live television shows, including The U.S. Steel Hour, The Steve Allen Show, and Playhouse 90. He fondly remembers his long association with producer Sheldon Leonard, including the creation and run of The Andy Griffith Show.
The Archive has interviewed several of the key contributors to The Andy Griffith Show, including Mayberry’s favorite deputy— Don Knotts — also available for viewing on Google Video.
What’s your favorite episode of The Andy Griffith Show?
(Here are some choices, but feel free to write-in your vote, too.)
“Man in a Hurry”
“Opie and the Spoiled Kid”
“Barney’s First Car”
“Dogs, Dogs, Dogs”
“Opie the Birdman”
“My Fair Ernest T. Bass”