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Collector's Call Web Extras: A Matlock star with a monster collection This character actor has rare costumes from Planet of the Apes, Matlock, Phantasm and more. May 24, 2020, 8:30PM
9 things you never noticed in the reunion movie 'Return to Mayberry' Did you notice Don's daughter and Judy Jetson? May 22, 2020, 3:44PM
This week on The Month of Mayberry: The Best of 'The Bee Team' The fourth week of The Month of Mayberry focuses on Bee, Gomer, Otis, Ernest and the rest! Here are some highlights. May 22, 2020, 3:27PM
Yvonne Craig was nearly another famous green alien on Star Trek Plus, learn why she found the body paint to be "dismal." May 22, 2020, 2:07PM
One man appeared in nearly 200 Gunsmoke episodes but was only credited once He’s also in one of the many openings used for the long-running series. May 21, 2020, 4:17PM
This Perry Mason actor sometimes played three characters in the same episode Don Anderson was the hardest-working extra on Perry Mason — he even beat Perry Mason! May 21, 2020, 4:10PM
Let’s recognize the only extra who committed to selling this dramatic M*A*S*H scene A serious escape scene is no time to smile. May 20, 2020, 2:55PM
The case of the missing laugh track in ''Opie the Birdman'' Did the Andy Griffith Show need a laugh track? Academics tried to find out. May 20, 2020, 1:41PM
3 forgotten starring roles Ron Howard had been the Andy Griffith Show and Happy Days Did you ever see him in a Disney movie, a cop sitcom and a twisty mystery? May 20, 2020, 11:26AM
'The Andy Griffith Show' reunion movie 'Return to Mayberry' is coming to MeTV on May 31 Catch up with Andy, Opie, Barney and the gang in this charming 1986 TV movie. May 20, 2020, 11:20AM
My Time in Chesterville, Chapter 2: The Double Brauman Bubble Beaker Read the second installment of MeTV's first original fiction story. Make sure to catch up on chapter 1 if you haven't already! May 20, 2020, 8:30AM
Carol Burnett performed all the songs on her show without ever learning to read music She drew “little squigglies” on the lyrics to remember the tune. May 19, 2020, 1:44PM
6 things you never noticed in the Andy Griffith Show favorite ''Mr. McBeevee" Did you ever catch the reunion of Opie and McBeevee on Happy Days? May 18, 2020, 3:25PM
R.I.P. Ken Osmond, who played best buddy Eddie Haskell on Leave It to Beaver Osmond later became a police officer. He was 76. May 18, 2020, 1:43PM
Before he became a Walton, Jon Walmsley got schooled on 'Adam-12' Eddie Munster stole the spotlight, but Jason Walton snuck in the scene! May 18, 2020, 9:46AM
This week on The Month of Mayberry: The Best of Opie It's "Opie Dokie" week May 18–22 at 8PM | 7C! May 18, 2020, 5:00AM
Collector's Call Web Extras: Star Wars toys, comics, props and more! See things we could not fit in this episode from a galaxy far, far away! May 17, 2020, 8:30PM
Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley and Mama's Family join the MeTV schedule this summer! The Summer of Me kicks off on June 1! See the new lineup. May 16, 2020, 8:00AM
The cast of 1957's 'The Deadly Mantis' reunited a year later on Perry Mason Alix Talton was a "Della Street" on the big screen and femme fatale on TV. See 'The Deadly Mantis' on Svengoolie this weekend! May 15, 2020, 2:01PM
New Star Trek prequel series will follow the adventures of Spock and Captain Pike The world from the original Star Trek pilot will be explored in this spinoff series May 15, 2020, 1:03PM
Mark Hamill made his screen debut alongside Andy Griffith The 1970-71 season was a breakthrough for the Star Wars star — and a struggle for Sheriff Andy. May 15, 2020, 10:39AM
Alan Alda's grandson shared a heartwarming video about his famous grandpa "Growing up, he was always a family man," Jake says. May 14, 2020, 9:50AM
My Time in Chesterville, Chapter 1: The Brand-New Kodak Read MeTV's first original fiction story. Keep up with new chapters out every week! May 13, 2020, 9:00AM
8 things you never knew about Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! Without Frank Sinatra and Dobie Gillis, we might not know the Great Dane the same way. May 12, 2020, 2:36PM
9 details you likely missed in the first Perry Mason episode Changing hair color, oddly familiar horses and an Oscar record holder can be found. See how it all began on Friday at 9AM | 8C. May 12, 2020, 9:29AM
Did this M*A*S*H love scene give you déjà vu? M*A*S*H reminds us déjà vu literally means “already seen.” May 12, 2020, 8:55AM
10 Mayberry residents you never noticed in movies made in the 1980s You can find them in thrillers and teen comedies! May 11, 2020, 4:27PM
This is the nearly superhuman singer who secretly sang while Barney Fife lip-synched He famously became the voice of both God and Mayberry's deputy. May 11, 2020, 11:25AM
R.I.P. Jerry Stiller, who took his comedy from The Ed Sullivan Show to Seinfeld The sitcom icon and half of the legendary Stiller and Meara comedy duo was 92. May 11, 2020, 9:13AM
This week on The Month of Mayberry: The Best of Barney Fife Watch the greatest moments of Don Knotts on The Andy Griffith Show, May 11–15! May 11, 2020, 5:00AM
The woman who played Barney Fife's mom owned more of Mayberry than you realize Lillian Culver has deep ties to television production history. May 8, 2020, 2:39PM
10 things you never noticed in the movie Munster, Go Home! This Svengoolie favorite features familiar TV faces, illegal coffins, record-setting boats and more! May 8, 2020, 1:20PM
Andy Warhol sailed with Andy Griffith in one of the most unique episodes of The Love Boat Greenwich Village met Mayberry on a TV cruise in 1985. Watch it Sunday, May 10, at 6PM | 5C. May 7, 2020, 3:44PM
This mysterious, unidentified Mayberry actress was the stand-in for Don Knotts Nice Dress Nellie was the true ''Marvel'' of The Andy Griffith Show. May 7, 2020, 11:19AM
After nearly 70 years, the Dum-Dums lollipops prize program is ending Collect all those wrappers you’ve been saving — the program ends May 31! May 7, 2020, 10:25AM
See the cast of Hogan's Heroes in their earliest screen roles They started their careers alongside Burt Lancaster, Ginger Rogers, Dick Van Dyke and… Floyd the Barber? May 6, 2020, 4:29PM
4 times Kent McCord played a police officer before Adam-12 He had lots of experience before playing rookie cop Jim Reed! May 6, 2020, 2:05PM
One time Mayberry troublemaker Otis got double the punishment for no real reason How could Andy and Barney commit such injustice! Mayberry owes Otis $2. May 5, 2020, 10:07AM
R.I.P. John Ericson, costar of Ann Francis on Honey West The actor played Sam Bolt on the hip Sixties detective show. He was 93. May 5, 2020, 9:13AM
This week on The Month of Mayberry: The Best of Sheriff Andy This week is "All About Andy"… and Jim Nabors! Here are some highlights. May 4, 2020, 3:40PM
This model helicopter was a major mistake on M*A*S*H but had a charming reason to be there Children made the art hanging in Blake's office. May 4, 2020, 1:31PM
Being a fan of Hoppy in the Sixties paid off! One lucky kid had a ''grand'' time watching The Flintstones — literally! May 4, 2020, 9:43AM
9 things you never knew about Ken Berry of Mayberry R.F.D. Learn about his connections to Star Trek, The Brady Bunch, and I Love Lucy. May 4, 2020, 9:33AM
A version of “Meet the Flintstones” released in 1961 was sung by the cast and had wildly different lyrics “Meet the Rubbles!” and have a “Scooba-dooba-doo time!” May 1, 2020, 5:04PM
Kami Cotler reminisces about her time on ‘The Waltons’ in new video The youngest Walton child reveals fascinating facts about filming the classic show. May 1, 2020, 10:13AM
New Mayberry Apparel in the MeTV Store Now we don our Don Knotts apparel. April 30, 2020, 5:00PM
9 tiny things you never noticed in the M*A*S*H pilot episode See the cast changes, references to the novel, and continuity errors in the episode that started it all. April 30, 2020, 4:56PM
Ellen Corby was everyone’s grandma on the ‘Waltons’ set “I really am the grandma around here,” she said. April 30, 2020, 4:45PM
The Robot had two actors provide his voice on Lost in Space — somewhat by mistake "The Ghost Planet" gives fans a chance to hear the man inside the Robot costume. April 30, 2020, 4:01PM