20 April 1974
New York City, United States of America
|Occupation||Journalist, Presenter, Newsreader|
Sky Sports News (2011–14)
BBC News (2005–11)
|Parent(s)||Carol Fenny Fletcher (1952–2006)|
After training as a music producer, Fletcher began his journalism career in Cardiff, producing packages for BBC Radio Wales. He then moved to London to work behind the scenes at Radio 5 Live. Several years later he began working on BBC 2W, the digital TV channel for Wales. He also presented and reported on sport for BBC Wales Today.
From 2005-2011, Fletcher presented sports bulletins on the rolling news channel BBC News, and has also presented sport on the BBC Weekend News and BBC Breakfast on BBC One as well as BBC World News. In March 2010, Fletcher began reporting on news stories for BBC Breakfast.
On 3 March 2014 it was announced Fletcher would become a sports newsreader on the new ITV Breakfast programme Good Morning Britain. He first appeared on the programme on its opening day, Monday 28 April 2014.
In 2014, Fletcher became a celebrity ambassador for the UK charity, Balls to Cancer.
- Sean Fletcher Profile TV Newsroom]
- "Susanna Reid quits BBC for ITV". BBC News Online. 3 March 2014.