actor-comedian Karen Knotts

Character comedian Karen Knotts is the daughter of legendary comedian Don Knotts, TV’s Barney Fife of Mayberry fame and a beloved icon to Baby Boomers everywhere.

Karen has been on tour throughout the U.S. for the last four years with a funny, critically-acclaimed one woman show, Tied Up in Knotts,” her story of growing up with legendary comedian dad, Don Knotts. Karen also performs standup comedy on the road and can be seen regularly at the Comedy Store, Flappers, and the Hollywood Improv. TV and film credits include: ‘Return to Mayberry’, An ‘Occurrence at Black Canyon’, ‘One of Our Own’, and the ‘Vice Academy’ series.  Karen also writes for the stage, her one woman play ‘The Visitor’ was a finalist for the Merce Awards in 2009. She has written two plays; ‘Dates from Hell the Musical’, and a farce; ‘But We Open Tonite.‘  Karen is currently single and is doing research for a new play, ‘Dates in Heaven.’  Interested parties please apply.

Karen is also a darn good librarian, too!

Tied Up In Knotts - Karen Knotts