About Andy Griffith
It has been estimated that the current sum of Andy Griffith net worth reaches 45 million dollars. Andy Griffith has accumulated his net worth through his involvement into acting as well as producing. In addition, he is also known as a writer and a gospel singer. These careers have also added up to the overall sum of Andy Griffith net worth.
In 1957, he started to gain attention when he appeared in “A Face in the Crowd”. However, he mostly became known when he started appearing on TV shows and TV series. He is probably mostly known from the TV show called “The Andy Griffith Show”, where he appeared between the years 1960-1968. There, as the title implies, Andy Griffith played the major role. This show also added up to the overall sum of Andy Griffith net worth. In addition, in 1986 he began appearing in a drama called “Matlock” where he was appearing till 1995.
Andy Griffith was born in North Carolina in 1926. During his time as a producer and an actor, he established his name as one of most well known names in the industry. At the time of his death, he was already one of the most well known people in cinema and TV.
Also, when Andy Griffith was growing up, he was living in the home of his relatives because his parents could not afford to buy a house. For a few months, Andy Griffith was sleeping not in a bed, but in drawers of a dresser. However, when he was 3 years old, his father was employed as a carpenter and finally was able to buy his family’s first home.
Andy Griffith was interested into music a lot when he was growing up. Initially, when he began attending school, he was an extremely shy kid. However, soon he amazed his peers with his sense of humor and became loved by them, too. When he was a student, Andy Griffith excelled in arts classes. Soon, he also got interested into acting and attended drama lessons at school. Andy Griffith also appeared in a lot of school plays.
When he graduated from high school, Andy Griffith enrolled into the University of North Carolina. He was studying music there and graduated in 1949. Before he became an actor, which increased Andy Griffith net worth, he also worked as a stand-up comedian, which also helped him to find friends while studying in high school.