as quoted in the media who reported about the el mundo Andy Griffith.
Andy Griffith became very popular thanks to two television series. A bearing his own name ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ (1960) and ‘The lawyer Matlock “(1986). Two opportunities that came with the debut offered unmatched in Elia Kazan movie “A Face in the Crowd ‘(1957). The actor, common in many American productions, died Tuesday at age 86 at his home in Rokaone Islando in Dare County, North Carolina (USA).
The news was confirmed by the Sheriff Doug Doughtie, who acknowledged that early in the morning had sent an ambulance to his home, but gave no details. Also a friend of his announced death. His wife, Cindi Griffith, with whom he was married 30 years, said: “I can not imagine life without Andy, but I know he is at peace and with God.”
“North Carolina has lost its favorite son,” said Governor Beverly Perdue. “Andy Griffith entered the halls of generations of Americans, always with the grace that has been entertaining us for decades.” Even President Barack Obama has acknowledged that he grieves the death of Griffith.
Griffith graduated in music at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina, but soon began to demonstrate her skills as comedian in the Ed Sullivan show. And on to Broadway, to film and small screen, linking roles and awards, although the famous actor never neglected his love of music and continued playing acoustic guitar and singing folk and gospel.
Andy Griffith memory
His role as a sheriff of a small town in ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ is one of the most beloved by American audiences.