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Also Known As: Died: July 3, 2012
Born: June 1, 1926 Cause of Death: Heart Attack
Birth Place: Mount Airy, North Carolina, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Play the Game (2009)
A young ladies man teaches his dating tricks to his lonely, widowed, grandfather, and plays his best mind games to meet the woman of his dreams.
2.
Christmas is Here Again (2008)
Sophianna, a young orphan girl, teams up with a feisty elf, an ambitious young reindeer, a fox and a polar bear to recover Santa's elusive magical toy sack.
3.
Waitress (2007)
When Jenna, a waitress in a cheery southern diner, discovers that she's pregnant with her immature husband's baby, she doesn't exactly jump for joy. Suddenly hopeless, her dreams for a better life are in ruins, until a good-looking doctor arrives in town.
4.
Daddy and Them (2001) as Ot
Welcome to America's Heartland, home of hurricanes, tornadoes, heat waves... and Claude and Ruby Montgomery. Never has a couple in these parts been as madly in love, nor as often at odds. When news reaches them that Claude's Uncle Hazel has been arrested for attempted murder, they head to the family
5.
Holiday Romance, A (1999) as Jake Peterson
Cal, a high-school superintendent, relocates to his hometown of Bethlehem, Kentucky, to investigate the troubled high school's finances. With his sullen niece Fern in tow, Cal moves in with his Korean-War veteran father Jake. Cal's calculations reveal that the school music program must be cut to sav
6.
Scattering Dad (1998) as Hiram
Dotty, an agoraphobe, must confront her fear of leaving the house after the ghost of her recently deceased husband, Hiram, reminds her of a promise she made to scatter his ashes in a nearby canyon. Dotty hasn't left the house in twenty years, so when her daughters Molly and Taylor discover that she
7.
Spy Hard (1996) as General Rancor
Fearless, sophisticated and debonair, Agent WD-40, a.k.a. Steele--Dick Steele, was The Agency's star spy until he left after his true love, a fellow agent, literally slipped through his fingers during a battle with the evil General Rancor, Steele's longtime nemesis. Steele is lured back to active service when he receives an urgent message from The Agency's Director. General Rancor, the megalomaniacal madman presumed dead after losing two limbs in an explosive altercation with Steele fifteen years earlier, is alive! He's mad as hell--armless--but still dangerous, and Steele is the only man who can get a leg up on him and stop his diabolical scheme for global power. Steele is joined in his pursuit of Rancor by the beautiful, mysterious Agent 3.14, and together they elude Rancor's henchmen, escape speeding vehicles, avoid booby traps and thwart kidnap attempts (and have time for a little dining and dancing) as they make their way to General Rancor's lair.
8.
Gramps (1995) as Jack Magruder
An estranged grandfather moves in with his son's family and plots to steal his grandson.
9.
Gift of Love, The (1994) as Phil Doucet
An ailing man's life is spared when he receives a new heart -- the heart of his beloved grandson, killed in a freak accident. Following this ironic tragedy, he loses his will to live, until a runaway teenage girl befriends him and helps mend the estranged relationship with his daughter.
10.
Matlock: The Scam (1994) as Ben Matlock
Television movie based on the "Matlock" series. Matlock's plans to attend a class reunion are put on the back burner when Cliff, his investigator, is accused of murder.
11.
Matlock: The Heist (1994) as Ben Matlock
Television movie based on the "Matlock" series. When Matlock's longtime friend, a former FBI agent, tracks a quartet of bank robbers to Wilmington, his rusty sleuthing skills get him arrested for a murder he didn't commit. Ben must uncover the truth.
12.
Matlock: Diary Of A Perfect Murder (1992) as Benjamin Matlock
Andy Griffith's portrayal of Ben Matlock, a genial but wily good-old-boy, Harvard-bred lawyer from Georgia, was embraced by critics and enthusiastic audiences (based on high ratings for this film on its premiere) and convinced him to return to series television with the character beginning in the fa
13.
Matlock: The Legacy (1992) as Ben Matlock; Charlie Matlock
A television movie in the ongoing series of Matlock telefilms. During the investigation of the murder of a famous playwright, a suspicious connection develops between Matlock's late father and the murder of the playwright's father 40 years earlier.
14.
Matlock: The Vacation (1992) as Ben Matlock
Matlock is drawn into a case of multiple murders at a glamorous seaside resort.
15.
Under the Influence (1986) as Noah Talbot
Andy Griffith's greatly-admired portrayal of a man whose alcoholism has a devastating effect not only on his professional life but on his family as well was the driving force behind this drama by Joyce Rebeta-Burditt, herself a recovered alcoholic whose novel "The Cracker Factory" had become a TV mo
16.
Return To Mayberry (1986) as Andy Taylor
A television movie that unites the stars of television's popular series, "The Andy Griffith Show." Andy Taylor returns to Mayberry to run again for sheriff, only to discover that his former deputy, Barney Fife, has also entered the race. Andy and his wife Helen witness the birth of Andy's son Opie's
17.
Crime Of Innocence (1985) as Judge Julius Sullivan
A teenage girl is unjustly imprisoned by a fanatical judge resulting in an emotional nightmare for her and her parents.
18.
Rustler's Rhapsody (1985) as Colonel Ticonderoga
The narrator of a black and white cowboy movie decides to see what it would be like taking place in modern day.
19.
Demon Murder Case, The (1983) as Guy Harris
Demonologist Andy Griffith, psychic Cloris Leachman, and priest Eddie Albert join forces to exorcise a possessed youngster, Charlie Fields, after his sister's boyfriend (Kevin Bacon) commits murder while similarly under demonic possession. Harvey Fierstein (of "Torch Song Trilogy") provides the devi
20.
Murder in Coweta County (1982) as John Wallace
Johnny Cash is the honest, no-nonsense local Georgia sheriff who is determined to nail Andy Griffith, boss of a neighboring county, for the killing of a tenant farmer who double-crossed him. Cash's singer wife, June Carter Cash, is an eccentric old soothsayer in this film based on the book about an
21.
For Lovers Only (1982) as Vernon Bliss
Viewed as a land-locked "Love Boat," this comedy pilot about a honeymoon haven in the Poconos run by its founder/owner Andy Griffith, his career minded daughter Deborah Raffin, and her unsuccessful playwright husband Gary Sandy, has the predictable assortment of TV luminaries as guests. The prospective series was to have been titled "Honeymoon Hotel."
22.
Salvage (1979) as Harry Broderick
A hotshot junkman decides to go to the moon with his two young companions in a homemade rocket to recover millions of dollars worth of discarded space equipment in this lighthearted pilot to the series which began the following week as "Salvage 1," with Griffith and his associates using the rocket f
23.
Girl in the Empty Grave, The (1977) as Abel Marsh
In this pilot film for a series about a small-town police chief, an investigation is launched after a girl, believed to have died months earlier, turns up at the funeral of her murdered parents. Andy Griffith, in search of a successful follow-up series to "The Andy Griffith Show," played his familiar homespun law enforcer, this time without laughs, and without a series.
24.
Deadly Game (1977) as Abel Marsh
The second Abel Marsh pilot film, a sequel to "The Girl in the Empty Grave" (1977), deals with a military conspiracy surrounding the destruction and scandal caused by chemical spillage from an army tanker truck.
25.
Street Killing (1976) as Gus Brenner
In a pilot for a prospective series, Andy Griffith is cast against type in this crime drama as a prosecutor for the New York District Attorney's Office who connects a street mugging and murder to an organized crime chief and a crooked politician.
26.
Hearts of the West (1975) as Howard Pike
An aspiring western novelist in thirties Hollywood becomes a low-budget cowboy star.
27.
Pray For The Wildcats (1974) as Sam Farragut
A hard-driving executive induces three advertising men, seeking his business, to accompany him on a wild motorcycle trip into Mexico, jeopardizing their careers, their families and their lives.
28.
Savages (1974) as Horton Maddock
A wealthy New York attorney, on a western hunting trip, turns into a deranged hunter after accidentally killing an old prospector and then deliberately stalking his young guide to protect his own reputation.
29.
Winter Kill (1974) as Sheriff Sam Mcneill
The sheriff of a ski resort town is challenged by a murderer who leaves spray-painted messages next to his victims for the perplexed lawman. This was a pilot film for a proposed Andy Griffith series that failed to materialize.
30.
Go Ask Alice (1973) as Priest
A drama based on the actual diary of a teenage girl caught in a web of drug addiction who, with the help of her family and true friends, desperately tries to fight her way back to the real world after a bad LSD trip.
31.
Strangers In 7A, The (1972) as Artie Sawyer
A building superintendent and his wife are held hostage in their apartment by a sadistic would-be bank robber and his spaced-out accomplices.
32.
Angel in My Pocket (1969) as Sam
A minister and his family fight for acceptance when he moves to a new church.
33.
The Second Time Around (1961) as Pat Collins
A widow with several children leaves New York City to become a ranch hand in territorial Arizona.
34.
Onionhead (1958) as Alvin Woods
An irresponsible student enlists in the Coast Guard expecting to sit out World War II.
35.
No Time for Sergeants (1958) as Will Stockdale
A hillbilly draftee turns the Air Force upside down.
36.
A Face in the Crowd (1957) as Larry "Lonesome" Rhodes
A female radio reporter turns a folk-singing drifter into a powerful media star.

Producer (feature film)

37.
Matlock: The Heist (1994) as Executive Producer
Television movie based on the "Matlock" series. When Matlock's longtime friend, a former FBI agent, tracks a quartet of bank robbers to Wilmington, his rusty sleuthing skills get him arrested for a murder he didn't commit. Ben must uncover the truth.
38.
Matlock: The Scam (1994) as Executive Producer
Television movie based on the "Matlock" series. Matlock's plans to attend a class reunion are put on the back burner when Cliff, his investigator, is accused of murder.
39.
Matlock: The Legacy (1992) as Executive Producer
A television movie in the ongoing series of Matlock telefilms. During the investigation of the murder of a famous playwright, a suspicious connection develops between Matlock's late father and the murder of the playwright's father 40 years earlier.
40.
Matlock: The Vacation (1992) as Executive Producer
Matlock is drawn into a case of multiple murders at a glamorous seaside resort.
41.
Return To Mayberry (1986) as Executive Producer
A television movie that unites the stars of television's popular series, "The Andy Griffith Show." Andy Taylor returns to Mayberry to run again for sheriff, only to discover that his former deputy, Barney Fife, has also entered the race. Andy and his wife Helen witness the birth of Andy's son Opie's

Cast (special)

42.
TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV (2004) as Presenter
An award show that celebrates classic television.
43.
Andy Griffith Show Reunion, The (2003) as Host
The cast of The Andy Griffith Show reunites and reflects on the show and working together.
44.
Don Knotts: Nervous Laughter (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of actor/comedian Don Knotts.
45.
Andy of Mayberry: The E! True Hollywood Story (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Andy Griffith.
46.
Ron Howard: Hollywood's Favorite Son (1999) as Interviewee
Biography of actor and director Ron Howard.
47.
Roddy McDowall: Hollywood's Best Friend (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of actor and photographer Roddy McDowall, who died of cancer on October 3, 1998.
48.
Andy Griffith: Hollywood's Homespun Hero (1997) as Interviewee
Biographical documentary of actor Andy Griffith.
49.
Ralph Emery: On the Record With Andy Griffith (1996) as Interviewee
Ralph Emery interviews actor and gospel singer Andy Griffith in this two-part special.
50.
Andy Griffith Show Reunion, The (1993) as Host
A special reuniting cast members from "The Andy Griffith Show."
51.
Celebration of Eddy Arnold, A (1992)
A musical tribute to country music singer Eddy Arnold.
52.
All-Star Salute to Our Troops, The (1991)
A variety special honoring U.S. troops returning from the Persian Gulf.
53.
Tennessee Ernie Ford: 50 Golden Years (1990)
A special saluting Tennessee Ernie Ford, including musical performances and vintage clips from his television appearances in the 1950s and '60s.
54.
14th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1988)
Live telecast of the People's Choice Awards from the Twentieth Century Fox Studios in Los Angeles, California. The ceremony honors America's favorite performers in the fields of television, motion pictures and music, as determined by a special Gallup Poll.
55.
Nashville Palace, The (1980)
A variety show featuring country-western music, songs, and comedy sketches.
56.
Celebration: The American Spirit (1976)
Yet another bicentennial special, this one inspired by the bland and somewhat murky theme of "the American Spirit."
57.
Mitzi and a Hundred Guys (1975)
An hour of music and song with Mitzi Gaynor and a hundred fairly well-known guys.
58.
Dinah in Search of the Ideal Man (1973) as Mr Already Married
A comical interlude in which Dinah Shore seeks the ideal man.
59.
Jud Strunk Show, The (1972)
An hour of music, songs, and comedy with Jud Strunk, a comic singer from Maine.
60.
City vs. Country (1971)
A music and comedy battle between confirmed city-dweller Danny Thomas and certified country boy Tennessee Ernie Ford.
61.
Andy Griffith's Uptown-Downtown Show (1967) as Host
An hour of country style music and comedy.
62.
Friends and Nabors (1966)
An hour of music, songs, and comedy sketches with baritone Jim Nabors and friends.
63.
Andy Griffith-Don Knotts-Jim Nabors Show, The (1965) as Host
An hour of music and comedy with three of the CBS network's most popular "country" stars.
64.
Opening Night (1962)
A series of blackouts and sketches featuring stars from various CBS programs.
65.
Andy Griffith Show, The (1960) as Andy Taylor
The pilot episode for the series of the same title. The story of Andy Taylor, sheriff, justice of the peace, and newspaper editor in a small southern town called Mayberry. In the pilot episode, broadcast as a segment of "The Danny Thomas Show," Danny and Kathy Williams encounter Andy's hostility whe
66.
No Time For Sergeants (1955) as Will Stockdale
A backwoods boy from Georgia drafted into the Army innocently makes life miserable for his poor suffering sergeant.

Writer (special)

67.
Andy Griffith Show Reunion, The (2003) as Writer
The cast of The Andy Griffith Show reunites and reflects on the show and working together.

Producer (special)

68.
Andy Griffith Show Reunion, The (2003) as Executive Producer
The cast of The Andy Griffith Show reunites and reflects on the show and working together.
69.
Andy Griffith Show Reunion, The (1993) as Executive Producer
A special reuniting cast members from "The Andy Griffith Show."

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

70.
Roots: The Next Generations (1979) as Commander Robert Munroe
The unparalleled success of "Roots" in 1977 prompted this continuation of Alex Haley's saga, beginning with the events where its predecessor ended in 1882 and bringing the story to the present with James Earl Jones playing Haley and Marlon Brando as American Nazi leader George Lincoln Rockwell, who
71.
Centennial (1978) as Professor Lewis Venor
An epic miniseries about the making of America -- the most ambitious project ever filmed for television -- this filming of James Michener's 1,100-page saga that spanned the decades from the late eighteenth century to the present ended up as a 26 1/2 hour movie irregularly scheduled over four months
72.
Washington: Behind Closed Doors (1977) as Esker Scott Anderson
A lavish fictionalized retelling of the Watergate story (based on Watergate conspirator John Ehrlichman's novel) mixing political intrigue and personal drama and centering on the rise of a power-hungry American president and the men with whom he surrounds himself in order to keep his grip on his off

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

73.
Fatal Vision (1984) as Victor Worheide
The much-acclaimed dramatization of Joe McGinniss' best-seller about Dr. Jeffrey MacDonald, the former Green Beret captain accused, then cleared, in the brutal murders of his wife and daughters in February 1970, won Emmy Award nominations for the film itself as Outstanding Drama Special as well as f
74.
Murder In Texas (1981) as Ash Robinson
Dramatization of the sensational Texas court case of the late '60s involving a noted Houston plastic surgeon, accused of doing away with his socially prominent first wife in order to marry somebody else. Based on the book by the doctor's second wife, the film resulted in an Emmy Award nomination for
75.
From Here to Eternity (1979) as General Barney Slater
An expanded new version of the 1953 movie classic taken from James Jones' memorable first novel dealing with military life in Hawaii on the eve of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The Burt Lancaster-Deborah Kerr-Montgomery Clift-Frank Sinatra-Donna Reed roles were here played by (respectively) William De

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

76.
Frosty's Winter Wonderland (1976) as Narration
An animated musical special in which Frosty the Snowman takes a wife. A sequel to "Frosty the Snowman."

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