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Cooper Andrews (born March 10, 1985) is an American actor.

Cooper Andrews
Born (1985-03-10) 10 March 1985 (age 34)
Years active2006–present

Andrews was born in Smithtown, on Long Island. His father is Samoan and his mother is of Hungarian Jewish descent.[1][2] He grew up with his mother, and was raised Jewish.[3] Andrews lived in Atlanta for many years and is a graduate of Dunwoody High School.[4] Andrews played the recurring character Yo-Yo Engberk in the first three seasons in AMC's Halt and Catch Fire. He currently plays Jerry in The Walking Dead.

Andrews also works behind the camera as boom operator, stunt coordinator and assistant director.




Year Title Role Notes
2006 Death of Seasons Guy
2008 Golgotha Evil Guard
Faceless Catwalk BodyGuard Short film
2009 The Legend of Zelda: The Hero of Time Darunia
Mandie and the Secret Tunnel Brother Cooper
2014 Ruins and Reckoning Kavick Short film
2015 Assassinmas XVII Buckets
2016 Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Grateful / Anxious American
2018 Den of Thieves Mack
2019 Shazam! Victor Vasquez


Year Title Role Notes
2014–16 Halt and Catch Fire Yo-Yo Engberk 17 episodes
2015 The Red Road Rowtag 2 episodes
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell Modok 1 episode
Limitless Kenny Sumida
2016 Hawaii Five-0 Vance Pekelo
2016–present The Walking Dead Jerry 24 episodes
2017 Thin Ice Small Paul Television film


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  4. ^ Ho, Rodney (November 13, 2017). "Cooper Andrews relishes role as Jerry on 'The Walking Dead'". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Archived from the original on April 6, 2019. Retrieved April 6, 2019.

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