22 May 1959, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. In the middle of training to be a veterinary surgeon, Andrews decided that his future lay in comedy. He toured the college/university circuit, quickly establishing himself and picking up awards as Comedian Of The Year. In 1988, he made the first live recording by a comedian at Caesars, Tahoe. He has also releasedOff The Road With Andy Andrews, a video for children, and written two volumes ofStorms Of Perfection, books relating tales of people who went on to fame after initial rejection. He also writes articles for various US country publications.