Andy Jones

Newfoundland and Labrador

Andy Jones has been a comedian, performer and writer for more than 40 years. He is formerly a member of the groundbreaking Newfoundland comedy group CODCO and has written for The Kids in the Hall. He has been acknowledged for his acting through many awards, including an ACTRA Award of Excellence for Lifetime Achievement. He has written five critically-acclaimed one-man comedy shows and has toured across Canada. Jones has also written five children’s books. He is currently performing The Queen of Paradise’s Garden Puppet Show with his wife, puppeteer Mary-Lynn Bernard, which follows in the tradition of Newfoundland fairy tales.