Gabriele Tinti (22 August 1932 – 12 November 1991) was an Italian actor. He made an appearance, in 1968, in the last episode of The Andy Griffith Show. The episode, Mayberry R.F.D., served as the transition episode of the then new TV series of the same name. He was married to Laura Gemser from 1976 until his death in 1991, aged 59. Tinti was born in Molinella, Emilia-Romagna and died in Rome, Lazio.