Andy Griffith: A TV Icon From Mayberry To 'Matlock'
I did. HOCHBERG: That football monologue released in 1953 made Griffith famous and helped propel ... Mayberry days and on his second TV hit, the lawyer drama "Matlock." Ron Howard played Opie on "The Andy Griffith Show" and, in a 1995 interview on WHYY's ...
Ron Howard On Nixon's Fall From Grace
Ron Howard has been part of the Hollywood scene for 50 years. He rose to fame in the 1960's as Opie Taylor on "The Andy Griffith Show" and later ... who wrote the play and also wrote 'The Queen,' you know what he did with the screenplay, it surprises ...
Ron Howard: What I learned from Andy Griffith
He led by example and we demonstrated that a cast and company could play practical ... Do all that, and don't forget to have as many laughs as you can along the way. Ron Howard played Sheriff Andy Taylor's son Opie on "The Andy Griffith Show" from 1960 ...
Ron Howard says co-star Andy Griffith was a leader, a mentor and coach
It was a pilot of a spinoff of “The Danny Thomas Show.” The city guy was stuck in a speed trap and made to understand and appreciate the charms of Mayberry. And I was playing the sheriff’s son, Opie ... He did so much great work in TV and movies.
What We've Learned: Ron Howard & Brian Grazer
The collaboration between Brian Grazer and Ron Howard began in 1982 with Night Shift ... this director who was overlooked. I'm excited to do it, and I go to a deeply sentimental place. Early in the show, we start winning in the editing categories.