Graduated with a B.A. in Film & Theatre from Murdoch University in Perth, Australia, where he also acted, hosted and directed before coming home to Singapore.
His versatility as an actor has seen him cast in different roles both in local and international TV film commercials, hosting gigs and theatre.
His filming credits include an independent German film in the Himalayas, to local commercials Starhub Hubstation 3-in-1, ESPN F1, and Mac-delivery. Andrew has also been in lead roles for tele-movies such as Stay, 666 and a horror feature film Haunted Changi. Andrew’s voice has even reached the sound waves for radio commercials including Singapore’s first English animation feature Sing To The Dawn as Kai.
His first love for theatre has brought him on stage with Snow Queen, Man of Letters, Forbidden City, I Think I Can & Fried Rice Paradise (SRT), Off Centre & “Talent time” , “老九”, "神童", “天冷就回来”, “聊齋Rocks” (TTP), “You are Special” (ITheatre), “Lord of the flies”“DasExperiment” by (Samantha-Scott-Blackhall), “Sleepless Town” (Toy Factory), “The Full Monty” (Pangdemonium). Andrew saw his first monologue performances in 2012 with “Saying Grace”, “Boom”, “La Cage Aux Foiles”, “Army Daze”. "掌中" (The Fingerplayers) – which won “Production of the Year” in the Life! Theatre Awards (2012).
His love for food and life brought him an opportunity to work as a chef apprentice in a fusion while studying in Australia. He can be seen showing off his foodie skills on the online food series Calamity Chef.
Other credits include hosting for Night Lights 2011, Singapore Art Museum, Arts @The Mall and various corporate functions, as well as hosting a travelogue in Hokkaido and Taiwan.
Apart from being an actor and host, Andrew is musically talented since his school days. He was the Drums Major in St Andrew’s School Military Band, the President of St Andrew’s Junior College Concert Band and has even won two gold medals for Singapore Youth Festival. He was also an avid sports participation having won awards in Track & Field, Rugby, Basketball and Soccer.
Andrew Lua is proudly represented by FLY Entertainment.