About Don Knotts
It has been stated that the current amount of Don Knotts net worth is as much as 20 million dollars. He has earned such a net worth through his career as a comedian and actor. Don Knotts was born in 1924 in Morgantown, West Virginia. When he graduated from high school, Don Knotts enrolled into the United States Army. The first time he got noticed was also in the army when he would entertain his troops as a ventriloquist. Thus, when his service was over, Don Knotts moved to Los Angeles where he intended to seek for a career as an actor. Don Knotts eventually became one of the main Tinseltown’s comedians. Thus, comedy made his name famous and also added up a lot to the overall size of Don Knotts net worth.
Don Knotts soon landed roles in TV. Probably the most famous show in which he appeared was “The Andy Griffith Show”, in which he appeared as Barney Fife. His work on it was praised a lot and because of his appearances on this show Don Knotts was awarded with an Emmy award, too. Don Knotts was also appearing on another well known show called “Three’s Company”, where he got the role of Ralph Furley. Don Knotts has appeared in numerous other TV shows, where he got either guest starring or recurring parts. Thus, his TV work not only made him popular, but also added up a lot to the total amount of Don Knotts net worth.
In addition to his appearances in TV shows, Don Knotts has also managed to score numerous parts in films, such as “The Incredible Mr. Limpet”, “Tom Sawyer”, “The Apple Dumpling Gang”, “Pleasantville”, “Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo” and “The Prize Fighter”, which also added up to the total size of Don Knotts net worth.
Unfortunately, in 2006 the actor passed away. However, before his death, Don Knotts was already noticed as one of the most talented comedians and actors. TV Guide named him one of the 50 greatest television stars of all time and this is mainly due to his successful work on the show called “The Andy Griffith Show”. In that list, he got the 27th place. The first time he appeared on TV was when he was chosen for the show called “Search for Tomorrow”, in which he appeared for two years and since that time he has gone to appear in numerous other productions, making his name famous all over the world.