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~Your Captain’s, Jerry Andrews and Rusty Smith…


Captain/Owner Jerry Andrews has been fishing and “Entertaining” on the beautiful Gulf Coast for over 35 years.

After college, Capt. Jerry chose not to attend dental school and began his career as the “iconic” fishing captain that he is known as today. He is a native “Pensacolian” with an awesome ability to show his guest a great time! Over the years Capt. Jerry has owned 6 charter boats and has recently added the 39 ft. Venture called… Big Zulu II. The ” Big Zulu II” is perfect for smaller groups (up to 6) and specialized fishing trips.

Captain Rusty Smith is also a USCG Licensed captain and has worked under the helm of Capt. Jerry for 8 years now. Rusty is an integral part of Entertainer Charters, LLC. Capt. Rusty is an expert fisherman and is responsible for showing you the “tricks of the trade” and making sure you’re entertained!


Pictured above is The Entertainer’s deckhand and 1st Mate, Jeremy Byrd . Jeremy is 23 years old and has been on-board since last summer and plays an important role in our day to day operations. he is the man that makes things happen on the deck. we are proud to have him on our fishing team! He jumped on board with us last season and he’s proven to be an important asset and plays a pivotal role in your experience on-board, making your trip very special, memorable and hassle-free. Be sure and say hi when you see him!