Who is Andrew Herr?
Andrew Herr was born in London, Ontario, Canada, on 25 May 1991 – his zodiac sign is Gemini, and he holds Canadian nationality. He’s an actor with close to 20 credits to his name, while he’s perhaps known best for his portrayal of one of the main characters, Jonesy, in the comedy series “Letterkenny”, created by Jarred Keeso, who’s also starring in it alongside Andrew and Nathan Dales. It follows people who are living in a small town, has been airing since 2016, and has won 14 of the 49 awards for which it’s been nominated.
Early life and education
Andrew spent the first two years of his life in London, as his family then moved to St. George, Ontario, and was 18 when they moved again, to Kingston, Ontario. Andrew hasn’t shared any details concerning his parents, as they prefer to be left out of media, and as he hasn’t spoken of having any siblings, he’s believed to be an only child.
He grew up being interested in both acting and ice hockey, and during his four years at high school, Andrew appeared in numerous plays performed at the school, while also in some performed at a local theatre. He spent his first two years there playing ice hockey for the Gananoque Islanders, and the following with the Napanee Raiders.
Upon matriculating in 2009, Andrew enrolled at the University of British Columbia, from which he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2013.
Roles in movies
Andrew has appeared in 15 movies and three TV series – he made his debut film appearance in 2013, with his portrayal of Mark Howe in the biographical sports drama “Mr. Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story”, and a couple of his following roles were in the short comedy “Hockey Players”, and the mystery thriller drama “A Sister’s Nightmare” both in 2013, and the 2014 family fantasy comedy “Zapped”.
He gained recognition in 2015, when he starred as Lance in the mystery horror drama “Seeds of Yesterday”, directed by Shawn Ku, and which also starred Rachael Carpani, James Maslow and Jason Lewis.
The movie follows a child of the Sheffield family, who has just inherited a mansion haunted by the ghosts of the family’s deceased members. In the same year, Andrew appeared in the short comedy drama “Big O”, and the action crime thriller “12 Rounds 3: Lockdown”.
In 2017, we saw him play Wendy’s Male Lover in the mystery science fiction drama “Rememory”, directed by Mark Palansky, and which starred Peter Dinklage, Matt Ellis and Jordana Largy. It follows Sam who is investigating the death of Gordon, a man who invented the Rememory machine, which allows one to see his/her memories as they really happened; the movie was nominated for a Canadian Cinema Editors Award for Best Editing in Feature Film.
Also in 2017, Andrew appeared in four other movies, including the sports comedy “Goon: Last of the Enforcers”, and the comedy “Adventures in Public School”.
His most recent film role has been his portrayal of Oliver, in the 2018 romantic fantasy comedy “Status Update”, directed by Scott Speer, and which starred Ross Lynch, Olivia Holt and Harvey Guillen. It follows the teenager Kyle Moore, whose parents have just separated, while he has now discovered that he has the ability to make all of his social media status updates come true.
Roles in TV series
Andrew made his debut TV series appearance in 2014, with his portrayal of Andy in the episode “Washed Up: Part 2” of the crime drama “Tide Waters”.
It was created by Scarlett Bruns, who also starred in it alongside Richard Hochman and Penelope Parker; it follows the only people who have survived an apocalypse, and are now living in the coastal town Tide Waters.
Andrew’s only other TV series role besides “Letterkenny”, has been his portrayal of Byron in the science fiction mystery comedy “Upload”, created by Greg Daniels, and which stars Robbie Amell, Andy Allo and Zainab Johnson. It follows a man who has died, and whose consciousness has been moved into a virtual world, in which he has befriended his angel; the series has been airing since 2020, and has been nominated for five awards.
In 2018, Andrew made a guest appearance in an episode of the talk-show “Popternative”, and in 2021, she featured in the episodes “Holes” and “Disturbia” of the talk-show “No Way! Podcast”.
Love life and girlfriend
Andrew is quite secretive when it comes to his love life, and there is only a single girl whom he has dated, that the public knows about. It was in January 2014 that he began uploading pictures onto his Instagram account, which featured his then-girlfriend Mikaela. The two seemed to be very happy together, and were spotted by Andrew’s fans on multiple occasions, eating at restaurants as well as travelling around Canada. In January 2015, Andrew uploaded another picture onto Instagram, featuring himself and Mikaela, as they were celebrating the first year of their relationship. However, tot long afterwards he stopped uploading pictures featuring her, and later revealed that they had split.
He hasn’t mentioned any other girls whom he has perhaps been with, so as of September 2021, Andrew seems to be single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Andrew is physically highly active, and has multiple training sessions at the gym every week, thus his muscular body. He’s also following a strict diet, and occasionally plays sports with his friends, such as soccer and basketball.
He’s into travelling, and his acting career has taken him to a couple of US states, as well as to several European countries; his dream travel destination is Barcelona in Spain.
He loves to play video games, and his favorite console is Xbox.
Andrew is a lover of animals, and his pet dog Gus can be seen featured in some of his Instagram pictures.
He has his own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Robert Downey Jr., Tom Cruise and Emma Watson, while a couple of his favorite movies are “Avengers: Infinity War”, “The Last Samurai”, and the franchise “Harry Potter”.
Age, height and net worth
Andrew’s age is 30. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 5ft 11ins (1.82m) and he weighs around 172lbs (78kgs).
As of August 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $1 million.