Andrew Mortimer is a cartoonist and creator of the web comic series, Beluga Weekly as well as the comic book series, New Stuff.

Andrew grew up in Hertfordshire and attended City College in Southampton where he studied Media and Moving Image. Beluga Weekly began as a hobby on side and after graduating in 2010 he decided to focus on turning his hobby into a business.

Andrew currently lives in Southampton and continues to write for Beluga Weekly. He has created many original characters and provided illustrations for books, CD covers and websites.