Actor Andy Griffith, who is most famous for playing America's favorite sheriff on "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at the age of 86.
Andy Griffith at a TV Land event.
"The Andy Griffith Show" cast members Andy Griffith, Jim Nabors, Don Knotts and George Lindsey.
Andy Griffith receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President George W. Bush in 2005.
Andy Griffith with a young Ron Howard playing Opie in an iconic scene from “The Andy Griffith Show.”
An early episode of “The Andy Griffith Show.”
Andy Griffith with Don Knotts as Barney Fife in “The Andy Griffith Show.”
A scene from "The Andy Griffith Show."
An undated photo of Andy Griffith.
Griffith starred in the legal drama "Matlock" from 1986 to 1995.
Griffith's most famous movie was "No Time For Sergeants." He also starred in the Broadway version of the show.
In 2010, Griffith starred in ads touting Medicare and the Affordable Care Act.
Here is a collection of archived photos of Andy Griffith.
Griffith sits for an interview.
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