Although he was born as Joey Andrews, changed his first name in reference to the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi, Giuseppe, as he was of the opinion that the name Joey sounded too young and frivolous. After the divorce of his parents Andrews began increasingly interested in acting. That's why he moved with his father to Los Angeles.
In 1989 he got his first supporting role in Randal Kleisers Drama Itch first time. Since that time he stood in numerous film and television productions before the camera.
Aside from acting, he also acts in commercials.