Andy Griffith

Griffith receiving a Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2005.
Born Andy Samuel Griffith
June 1, 1926
Mount Airy, North Carolina, United States
Occupation Actor, Comedian, Director, Producer, Singer , Writer
Years active since 1957
Spouse Barbara Bray Edwards
Solica Cassuto
Cindi Knight

Andy Samuel Griffith is an American actor, director, producer, Grammy Award-winning Southern-gospel singer, and writer.

He gained prominence in the starring role in director Elia Kazan's epic film A Face in the Crowd before he became better known for his television roles, playing the lead characters in the 1960s situation comedy, The Andy Griffith Show, and in the 1980s-1990s legal drama, Matlock. Griffith was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by U.S. President George W. Bush on November 9, 2005.

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