The Andy Griffith Show is a much beloved sitcom that is still being syndicated today. Little do people know that the program carried with it tons of secrets that the stars and the crew kept hidden. Do you want to know the things fans mailed to actor Don Knotts? What is Andy Griffith’s favorite episode? Who is Mr Schwamp?
What was Andy Griffith and Don Knotts’ relationship in real life? Were they really friends? Or do they hate each other? If you want to know more, read on and find out. And find out where the stars of The Andy Griffith Show are now! Sit back, relax and let us help you know.
They were the best of friends
In the show, Don and Andy appeared to be friends who were always looking after each other. In real life, actors Andy Griffith and Don Knotts were indeed the best of friends. Both actors grew up in poverty during the Great Depression. Despite having lived in different states – Andy used to reside in North Carolina, while Knotts grew up in West Virginia – the two share a common bond of having lived with nothing yet both were able to go beyond their poverty and achieve their dreams.