“Much of the film is on the shoulders of Andrew Troy, who puts in a really solid performance as the cynical Dawkins”~SciFipulse
“Dawkins is well-played by the charismatic Andrew Troy, and the character is genre stalwart: the scoundrel in need of redemption, a la Han solo and Mad max”~Forces of Geek
Andrew has always tried to emulate the tenacious spirit of his WWII drill sergeant grandfather and his Vietnam war veteran father, who owned a sawmill in the bighorn mountains of Wyoming. At the young age of 15, Andrew worked in the aviation industry, taking apart helicopter engines. Then at 19 with many failed businesses under his belt he finally hit pay dirt with his first successful business, an aerospace company that supported air medical helicopters. He then struck again with a successful Ice cream franchise and at the age of 24 he had built and established two multi-million dollar businesses.
Since then, Andrew has worked in numerous feature films, theatre productions, television series, and national ad campaigns. Some of his credits include; a supporting role in the film, Riot, distributed by Universal Studios and a recurring role in the Netflix drama series, Granite Flats, starring Christopher Lloyd and Parker Posey. Recently he has been nominated at many film festivals nationally. Winning best actor at the Portland PDX film festival and best international actor at the DMF festival in Rome, Italy. Winning both for his portrayal as the pickpocket, anti-hero, Jack Dawkins in “The Boogeys”. Where he played opposite Doug Jones(The Shape of Water and HellBoy). The film has an original creature design by Jordu Schell(Avatar, Men in Black and Batman vs Superman). The Cinematography was by the great Australian, Brad Shield (The Avengers, X-Men and Pirates of the Caribbean).
Andrew is currently training at the BGB studio in LA and has trained with John Ruskin, Eric Morris, Larry Moss and at the Lee Strasberg theatre and film institute. He has fighting for film and tactical firearm’s training and has trained in Muay Thai, Krav Maga, and other martial arts.