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The New Andy Griffith Show (1971–1971)

TV Series | 30 min | Comedy

After working for several years in the state capital for the government, Andy Sawyer learns that the mayor of his hometown is retiring from the position and is looking for an appointee to fill in for the rest of the term. Thinking it ...See moreAfter working for several years in the state capital for the government, Andy Sawyer learns that the mayor of his hometown is retiring from the position and is looking for an appointee to fill in for the rest of the term. Thinking it sounds like a good deal, Andy packs up and moves back home to Greenwood with his wife and two children to become the new mayor of the sleepy little southern town. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher See less
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Updated Jan 8, 1971

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Jan 8, 1971 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Andy Griffith
Andy Sawyer Andy Sawyer   See fewer
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Lee Meriwether
Lee Sawyer Lee Sawyer   See fewer
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Lori Rutherford
Lori Sawyer Lori Sawyer   See fewer
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Marty McCall
T.J. Sawyer T.J. Sawyer   See fewer
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Ruth McDevitt
Mrs. Gossage Mrs. Gossage   See fewer
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Glen Ash
Buff MacKnight / Buff McKnight Buff MacKnight / Buff McKnight   See fewer
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Lucille Benson
Mrs. Gaddis Mrs. Gaddis   See fewer
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Forrest Lewis
Mr. Maynard Mr. Maynard   See fewer
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Glen Campbell
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Dick Curtis
Billy Jim Billy Jim   See fewer
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Susan Davis
Verline Verline   See fewer
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Pat Harrington Jr.
Mr. Crawford Mr. Crawford   See fewer
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Paul Hartman
Emmett Clark Emmett Clark   See fewer
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Harry Harvey
Mr. Maddox Mr. Maddox   See fewer
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Don Knotts
Barney Fife Barney Fife   See fewer
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Ben Lessy
Glenn Campbell Glenn Campbell   See fewer
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George Lindsey
Goober Pyle Goober Pyle   See fewer
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Bill McLean
Mr. Kellem Mr. Kellem   See fewer
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Burt Mustin
Mr. Ormstead Mr. Ormstead   See fewer
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Bob Harks
Banquet Guest / Church Member / Pedestrian / Townsman (uncredited) Banquet Guest / Church Member / Pedestrian / Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 67 votes