After Andy is profiled in a national sheriff's magazine as the 'Sheriff Without A Gun', a television production team comes to town to research a possible TV show about Mayberry's sheriff department. Andy suspects something's up when they spend a lot of time checking out the bank. Written by
Did You Know?
Gavin MacLeod played Gilbert Jamel the fake producer that wants to make a show based on "Sheriff without a Gun" in this episode. In season 6 episode 8, Gavin MacLeod plays Bryan Bender, the actor that is to portray Andy in the "Sheriff without a Gun" movie. See more
Andy introduces a Mr. Harvery, posing as a film producer, to "Floyd Lawson,our barber & Goober Beasley, our filling station attendant"! Since when did Goober Pyle change his last name? See more
Sheriff Andy Taylor
Oh, I don't carry a gun, but my deputies do.