Andrew Dunn was born in London, England. He started making films in his early teens and joined the BBC as a film editor, but continued to develop and shoot his personal projects. Dunn’s first film credit was in 1981 for cinematography on the BBC film Andrina.
Dunn has served as Director of Photography on a wide variety of films, including L.A. Story, The Madness of King George, "Gosford Park", "History Boys", "Crazy, Stupid, Love", "Summer in February", The Butler, "Hello Carter" and "Endless Love", amongst many others.
(2006) "Andrew Dunn" Contemporary Theatre, Film, and Television: A biographical guide featuring performers, directors, writers, producers, designers, managers, choreographers, technicians, composers, executives, dancers, and critics in the United States, Canada, Great Britain and the world Vol. 65, Thomson Gale, Detroit, ISBN 978-0-7876-9042-7