Andrea McLean, born in Scotland was raised in Trinidad and Tobago – hence her distinctive Scot’s/Caribbean accent. She trained as a journalist.
Since 1999 Andrea is the lead presented for the weather on GMTV and has also presented shows such as “Our House” (series 1) for UKTV Style and “Loose Women” for ITV.
Mclean lived in South London and was married but separated from BBC producer Nick Green. The couple have a son, Finlay.
Andrea gave birth to Amy Jane Toms on 2 December 2006. Andrea returned to GMTV on 5 March 2007 after her maternity leave.