Did Helen and Andy date in real life?
In real life, Griffith and Helen Crump actor Aneta Corsaut were romantically involved, to the point that he asked her to marry him several times. This time it was Corsaut and not the show's writers who said no to marriage. via
What happened to the actress who played Helen Crump?
On November 6, 1995, Corsaut died of cancer in Los Angeles, California, three days after her 62nd birthday. via
Is Aneta Corsaut still alive?
Aneta Corsaut via
Why did Frances Bavier hate Andy?
Andy Griffith and Frances Bavier did not get along during the series. According to Griffith and Howard Morris, Bavier was extremely sensitive, and resented her role of Aunt Bee. Andy Griffith originally told Don Knotts that he only wanted to do the show for five years. via
Did Aunt Bee wear a wig?
Perhaps the biggest example comes in the season 7 episode "Aunt Bee's Crowning Glory." In it, Aunt Bee tries to wear a wig to look prettier, and everybody agrees it's a good look. via
Who was Sheriff Taylor's girlfriends?
Andy Taylor via
Did Andy Griffith and Frances Bavier get along?
Andy Griffith and Frances Bavier did not get along during the series. According to Griffith and Howard Morris, Bavier was extremely sensitive, and resented her role of Aunt Bee. When Bavier was terminally ill in 1989, she contacted Griffith to say that she regretted that they did not get along better. via
Does Ron Howard still get royalties from the Andy Griffith Show?
As part owner of the show, he said, Griffith was the only actor on the show to earn producer royalties. Musicians, such as The Dillards — aka the Darling boys — also earned residuals for the original music they performed. via
Do Barney and Thelma Lou marry?
Thelma Lou appears in the 1986 television reunion movie Return to Mayberry. Her marriage in 1965 is revealed to have lasted only a year before ending in divorce. Barney finally marries Thelma Lou. via
Why was Andy Griffith buried so quickly?
The Griffith family specifically requested that he be buried right away. There doesn't seem to be many details as to why though. The Andy Griffith Show actor lived a notoriously private life. So he and his family may not have wanted a public service of any sort. via
Who got Andy Griffith money when he died?
Net worth and salary. Cindi's late husband Andy Griffith had accumulated net worth of $60 million on the day of his death. She inherited part of his money along with Andy's adopted daughter, Dixie Nann Griffith. via