Ron Howard - Ron Howard Pens Moving Tribute To Andy Griffith

Jul 5, 2012 Read more: ContactMusic.com

Actor and filmmaker Ron Howard has written a moving tribute to late U.S. funnyman Andy Griffith, praising the TV icon for teaching him the importance of laughter and of leading by example.

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#1 Jul 5, 2012
They did a tribute yesterday on MeTV I didn't get to watch gunsmoke or Bonanza, I was so looking forward to watching them both since I have been off work this week.

Sol

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#2 Jul 5, 2012
and now howard will turn a buck by making a movie about Griffith, since he's now essentially the last 'Mayberry resident' who can talk about him.

A good site on the history of the 'Mayberry' film set (as well as MANY other shows and movies)- Culver City's legendary (and mis-named, and all gone now)'40 Acres': http://www.retroweb.com/40acres.html

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