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The Andy Griffith Show Cast List

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The Andy Griffith Show cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Andy Griffith Show main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The Andy Griffith Show stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Andy Griffith Show focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Andy Griffith Show that are on here as well.

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  • Andy Griffith1

    Andy Griffith

    The Andy Griffith Show, Matlock
    Andy Samuel Griffith (June 1, 1926 – July 3, 2012) was an American actor, comedian, television...  more
  • Aneta Corsaut2

    Aneta Corsaut

    The Andy Griffith Show, House Calls
    Aneta Louise Corsaut (November 3, 1933 – November 6, 1995) was an American actress and writer....  more
  • Arlene Golonka3

    Arlene Golonka

    The New Scooby-Doo Movies, Speed Buggy
    Arlene Leanore Golonka (born January 23, 1936) is an American actress. She is perhaps best...  more
  • Bernard Fox4

    Bernard Fox

    The Andy Griffith Show, Bewitched
    Bernard Lawson (11 May 1927 – 14 December 2016), better known as Bernard Fox, was a Welsh...  more
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    Betty Lynn

    The Andy Griffith Show, Return to Mayberry
    Elizabeth Ann Theresa "Betty" Lynn (born August 29, 1926) is a retired American actress. She...  more
  • Clint Howard6

    Clint Howard

    The Andy Griffith Show, The Baileys of Balboa
    Clinton Engle Howard (born April 20, 1959) is an American actor. He is the younger brother of...  more
  • Denver Pyle7

    Denver Pyle

    The Andy Griffith Show, The Dukes of Hazzard
    Denver Dell Pyle (May 11, 1920 – December 25, 1997) was an American film and television actor....  more
  • Don Knotts8

    Don Knotts

    The Andy Griffith Show, Three's Company
    Jesse Donald Knotts (July 21, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor and comedian,...  more
  • Elinor Donahue9

    Elinor Donahue

    The Andy Griffith Show, The Odd Couple
    Mary Eleanor Donahue (born April 19, 1937), credited as Elinor Donahue, is an American...  more
  • Frances Bavier10

    Frances Bavier

    The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry R.F.D.
    Frances Elizabeth Bavier (December 14, 1902 – December 6, 1989) was an American stage and...  more
  • George Lindsey11

    George Lindsey

    The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry R.F.D.
    George Smith Lindsey (December 17, 1928 – May 6, 2012) was an American character actor, best...  more
  • Hope Summers12

    Hope Summers

    The Andy Griffith Show, Hawkins Falls
    Sarah Hope Summers (June 7, 1896 – June 22, 1979), better known as Hope Summers, was an...  more
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    Howard McNear

    The Andy Griffith Show, The Brothers
    Howard Terbell McNear (January 27, 1905 – January 3, 1969) was an American stage, screen, and...  more
  • Howard Morris14

    Howard Morris

    The Flintstones, The Andy Griffith Show
    Howard Jerome Morris (September 4, 1919 – May 21, 2005) was an American actor, voice actor and...  more
  • Jack Burns15

    Jack Burns

    The Andy Griffith Show, Wait Till Your Father Gets Home
    John Francis Burns (November 15, 1933 - January 26, 2020) was an American comedian, actor,...  more
  • Jack Dodson16

    Jack Dodson

    The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry R.F.D.
    John Smeaton "Jack" Dodson (May 16, 1931 – September 16, 1994) was an American television...  more
  • Jim Nabors17

    Jim Nabors

    The Andy Griffith Show, Gomer Pyle
    James Thurston Nabors (June 12, 1930 – November 30, 2017) was an American actor, singer, and...  more
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    Maggie Peterson

    Maggie Peterson Mancuso (born January 10, 1941) is an American television actress. She is best...  more
  • Olan Soule19

    Olan Soule

    The Andy Griffith Show, Super Friends
    Olan Evart Soule (February 28, 1909 – February 1, 1994) was an American character actor and...  more
  • Parley Baer20

    Parley Baer

    The Andy Griffith Show, The Addams Family
    Parley Edward Baer (August 5, 1914 – November 22, 2002) was an American actor in radio and...  more
  • 21

    Paul Hartman

    The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry R.F.D.
    Paul Hartman (March 1, 1904 – October 2, 1973) was an American dancer, stage performer and...  more
  • Rob Reiner22

    Rob Reiner

    All in the Family, America 2-Night
    Robert Reiner (born March 6, 1947) is an American actor and filmmaker. As an actor, Reiner...  more
  • Ron Howard23

    Ron Howard

    Arrested Development, Happy Days
    Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American filmmaker and actor. Howard first...  more
  • Hal Smith24

    Hal Smith

    The Flintstones, DuckTales
    Harold John Smith (August 24, 1916 – January 28, 1994) was an American actor and voice actor,...  more