Andy's Rival (TAGS Episode)

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Episode Info

Andy's Rival

  • Filmed: 163
  • Aired: 161
  • Original Air Date: 1965/09/20
  • Writer(s): Laurence Marks
  • Director: Peter Baldwin

Plot Summary

Helen is visited by Frank Smith, a handsome teacher who proves to be a Renaissance man. Even though Smith is there only on scholastic business, Andy becomes jealous. Helen soon is so busy working on a project with Smith that she has to break dates with Andy, who loses his temper and confronts her. Helen tells Andy that she, too, has a career and sometimes must work hard to get ahead. Seems that Andy learned something from the teacher.

Odd Facts Known by Few

  • Actor Charles Aidman was the narrator for the 1985-1987 television version of "The Twilight Zone".

Character List

  • Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
  • Ronny Howard - Opie Taylor
  • Frances Bavier - Aunt Bee Taylor
  • George Lindsey - Goober Pyle
  • Aneta Corsaut - Helen Crump
  • Charles Aidman - Frank Smith