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Barney Fife

Barney Fife

Bernard "Barney" Milton Fife is a fictional character in the American television program The Andy Griffith Show, portrayed by comic actor Don Knotts. Barney Fife is a deputy sheriff in the slow paced, sleepy southern community of Mayberry, North Carolina. He appeared in the first five black and white seasons as a main character, and, after leaving the show at the end of season five, made a few guest appearances in the following three color seasons. H...

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