Who did this: Andy Griffith or Don Knotts?

See how well you know the careers of these BFFs.

Andy and Don were more than hilarious costars — they were best friends for life. The two crossed paths beyond The Andy Griffith Show, first appearing together in No Time for Sergeants and reuniting decades later on Matlock.

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It was a bromance that continues to warm hearts today. But how well do you know them individually?

We have some career highlights from these two Hollywood legends. See if you can figure out who did what!

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  1. He had a Top 10 hit in 1954 with his comedy record "What It Was Was Football."
  2. He appeared alongside Tim Conway in 'The Apple Dumpling Gang' movies for Disney.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  3. He graduated from Mount Airy High School.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  4. Of the two, he was the only one to win an Emmy award for his acting on 'The Andy Griffith Show.'
    Image: AP Photo
  5. He gained fame with his hilarious "Nervous Weatherman" skit on 'The Steve Allen Show.'
    Image: The Everett Collection
  6. He performed in a skit with Elvis Presley about cowboy candy bars on 'The Steve Allen Show.'
    Image: The Everett Collection
  7. He released the album 'An Evening with Me' in 1961.
  8. He starred in the 1969 film 'The Love God?'
  9. He earned a Tony nomination for his role in the 1960 musical 'Destry Rides Again.'
  10. He performed with a ventriloquist dummy when serving in the Army.
  11. He took a surprising villain role in the 1974 made-for-TV movie 'Savages.'
    Image: The Everett Collection
  12. You could find him promoting Ritz crackers in 1970s commercials.

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Mickeyd53 1 month ago
MrBill..you’ve never heard of ‘Destry Rides Again’? There were numerous ‘Destry’ movies; 1932 “Destry Rides Again” w/Tom Mix, “Destry Rides Again” w/James Stewart, 1939, “Destry”w/Audie in 1954, and then there was a tv series “Destry” w/ John Gavin, ran a few weeks in 1964. My favorite is the James Stewart....Have a good day...✌🏼
Cathy 2 months ago
Enough already with the Andy Griffith trivia. You've been doing that to death for weeks. Please move on to other shows in your quizzes and stories.
MrBill 2 months ago
11/12; never heard of "Destry Rides Again" and missed that one.
ETristanBooth 2 months ago
12/12. The only one I didn't know immediately was #7, but I guessed correctly.
JeffTanner 2 months ago
''You got 9 out of 12'' ---------------We hope you did well------and we hope you have Andy or Don in your life!
JoePetitjean 2 months ago
Andy has 6 correct as does Don.
STTOS 2 months ago
You got 11 out 12 - We hope you did well — and we hope you have and Andy or Don in your life! Missed #7. Not bad.
hldavis57 2 months ago
I thought that Don Knott's was in the United States Marine Corps???
Wiseguy hldavis57 2 months ago
No apostrophe in Knotts.
LeAnne 2 months ago
I got 9 out of 12, only missed 3! Wooohooo!

EllisClevenger 2 months ago
You got 10 out 12
We hope you did well — and we hope you have and Andy or Don in your life!
Missed #4 and #7.
anthony 2 months ago
Oh yeah another thing.Is it just me or does Don Knotts look a little like a young Frank Sinatra in his high school year book photo?
MrsPhilHarris anthony 2 months ago
On TAGS he was told he looked like Frank Sinatra.
lnieting anthony 2 months ago
I thought of Harry Connick, Jr., who I think resembles Sinatra, especially his singing voice.
anthony 2 months ago
12/12.💃💃💃💃 Like Andy would say about a Ritz Cracker.Em,Em good!!!
Rickey 2 months ago
You got 12 out 12
We hope you did well — and we hope you have and Andy or Don in your life!
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