Andrew J. West

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Andrew J. West’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Andrew J. West

Eye Color


Place Of Birth

Merrillville, USA


38 years old

Birth Date

November 22, 1983

Star Sign


Andrew J. West Facts

Child Star?




Education & Qualifications

Indiana University

Net Worth

$1.5 million

Current Partner

Amber Stevens West


Ava Laverne West


1.8m (5'9"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Boar

About Andrew J. West 

Andrew J. West is an American actor from Indiana who was born on November 22, 1983.

West is best known for appearing in the popular series 'The Walking Dead' (2010-2022). The AMC series is based on a zombie apocalypse.

West made an appearance as a guest role in the fourth-season finale. However, his role was received so well that he was elevated to a series regular for the fifth season. West was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role on Television because of his performance.

West already had some fame thanks to his depiction of the recurrent supporting character Fisher in the comedy-drama titled 'Greek' (2007-2011). In the ABC television series 'Once Upon A Time' (2011-2018), West played the character of Henry.

Andrew J. West Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Andrew J. West's net worth?

Andrew J. West is a famous actor from America. He has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.

How much does Andrew J. West earn per year?

Andrew J. West's earnings per year are not known.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Andrew J. West?

Andrew J. West is 5 ft 11 in (180.3 cm) tall.

How old is Andrew J. West?

Andrew J. West is 38 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Andrew James West was born on November 22, 1983, in Merrillville, Indiana. He grew up primarily around the community of Lake Station with his family. Not much information is available about West's personal life and his parents.

Although he had a lifelong interest in acting, West did not initially pursue it. He decided to pursue it seriously when he enrolled at Indiana University. In college, he majored in anthropology and philosophy. However, he soon began acting in plays and getting roles.

The lead role in 'Suburgatory' (2011-2014) was one of the undergraduate jobs of the actor. The role was a turning point in West's life. West thinks it helped him get the self-assurance to pursue a career as an actor.

Andrew also had a university roommate whose major was in film studies. To assist, he originally began producing, creating, and acting in short films. Soon after, some of them were exhibited at various film festivals and succeeded in garnering recognition.

'The Last Night' and 'On Being-In-And-Off The Classroom' were two significant shorts that West produced, wrote, directed, and performed in. In 2007, the actor also made an appearance in the horror short 'Onionhead'.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Andrew J. West’s partner?

While filming the television series 'Greek', Andrew West met actress Amber Stevens West. The actors played a romantic pair in the movie.

In December 2014, the couple exchanged vows at the Carondelet House in Los Angeles, California. On October 7, 2018, their daughter, Ava Laverne West was born. Their family extended further when they had their second daughter, Winona Marie, in August 2021. West loves to spend time with his family.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

West made the decision to relocate to Los Angeles after finishing college. He got a manager when he moved into the city.

While waiting tables at a tiny Italian restaurant, West managed to land small parts in some advertisements. He finally landed his first big acting role in the TV series 'Privileged'. It came out in 2008. He played the character Max in the show.

West then continued to feature in short films like 'Nothing For Something,' 'Coup De Grace', and 'Cinco De Mayo'. He also made an appearance on a 'Rita Rocks' episode.

West won the lead role in Josh Schwartz's critically praised comedy web series titled 'Rockville CA'. His major break, however, came later. West was cast in the recurring role of Fisher in the ABC college comedy-drama titled 'Greek'. West also had brief cameo appearances on popular hit shows like 'Bones' and 'Ghost Whisperer'.

In 2010, West starred as the youthful Christian Troy in one episode of 'Nip/Tuck'. He soon received a barrage of invitations for roles as a guest star. West worked as a guest star in 'CSI: NY', 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation', and 'Castle'.

The emerging American actor used his prior comedy expertise to land lead roles in two network pilots. He acted in 'Family Practice' as well as 'Who Gets The Parents'.

West also acted in the horror movie 'Bipolar' and the comedy 'Suburgatory'. However, it was his character Gareth in AMC's 'The Walking Dead' that would define his acting career. As a result of the series, he was nominated for a Saturn Award. He received it in the category of Best Guest Starring Role on Television. West was named Number One Villain of 2015 in a US Weekly survey.

In the CBS drama 'Under The Dome', West played the character of Pete Blackwell for two episodes. He starred opposite Academy Award contender William H. Macy in the 2015 independent film 'Walter'.

Andrew West also starred in the television movie 'Dead People'. He played a significant part in the suspenseful movie 'Rebirth' in which he played the character J.R. Later, West made a major appearance in a comedy-drama about self-discovery called 'Antiquities'. The movies 'Cash For Gold' and 'Tired Lungs' are both in pre-production now. They are his forthcoming endeavors.

What awards has Andrew J. West won?

Andrew was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role on Television. He received it for his portrayal of Gareth in 'The Walking Dead'.

Other Interesting Andrew J. West Facts And Trivia

  • The actor was also cast as an adult version of Henry Mills in the adventure fantasy series 'Once Upon A Time' Andrew was cast in the seventh season of the ABC show.
  • Andrew J. West had several cameo appearances in the role of Damon Crowley in the horror series 'Dead Of Summer' in 2016.
  • He also appeared in TV shows like 'Hot In Cleveland', and 'Minority Report'.

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