20 April 1974
New York City, United States of America
|Residence||London, United Kingdom|
|Occupation||Journalist, Presenter, Newsreader|
BBC (2005–11, 2015—)
Sky Sports News (2011–14)
|Television||Good Morning Britain (2014—)
|Spouse(s)||Luned Tonderai (m. 1999)|
|Children||Lili and Reuben|
|Parent(s)||Carol Fenny Fletcher (1952–2006)|
Early life and education
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 until 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, 28 April 2014.
Fletcher speaks fluent Welsh, and is married to Welsh television producer and director Luned Tonderai. The couple have two children; Lili and Reuben. Fletcher's mother Carol died of bowel cancer in 2006, at the age of 54.
In 2014, Fletcher became a celebrity ambassador for the UK charity, Balls to Cancer. Sean ran the 2015 London Marathon on 26 April to raise money for Beating Bowel Cancer. In September 2015, Fletcher became an ambassador for the Beating Bowel Cancer charity.
|2005–2011||BBC News||Sport presenter/correspondent|
|2008–2010||BBC Breakfast||Sport correspondent||Occasional episodes|
|2014—||Good Morning Britain||Sport presenter||Regular appearances|
|2015||Rebound||Presenter||Daytime game show|
- Guest appearances
- Jonathan (2015) – Guest
- Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway (2015) – Reporter
- All Star Mr & Mrs (2015) – Contestant
- Sean Fletcher Profile TV Newsroom]
- "Susanna Reid quits BBC for ITV". BBC News Online. 3 March 2014.
- Western Daily Press