Hot Rod Otis (TAGS Episode)

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Episode Info

Hot Rod Otis

  • Filmed: 115
  • Aired: 114
  • Original Air Date: 1964/02/17
  • Writer(s): Harvey Bullock
  • Director: Earl Bellamy

Plot Summary

Otis saves up to buy a used car and becomes the object of a full-time surveillance by a worried Barney. After catching Otis leaving a party drunk, the sheriff and deputy play a trick on Otis in order to convince him to give up the car. It works, but it wasn't necessary. When Otis wakes up, he reveals that he had already sold it.

Odd Facts Known by Few

  • Only episode to feature just 3 characters. The only other actors to appear were 4 extras, who appeared onscreen for a matter of seconds.

Character List

  • Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
  • Don Knotts - Barney Fife
  • Hal Smith - Otis Campbell