Martina McClements appeared in Coronation Street in May and June 2015 as Cafcass officer Joanne Newman. She returned to the programme in January 2019 as a Consultant who operated on Sinead Tinker for a caesarean birth prior to her beginning a course of radiotherapy for cervical cancer.
She is a Graduate of The University of Leeds with an Honours Degree in Psychology and a Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling from Aston University and previously worked as a Consultant Psychologist. She has also appeared in The League of Gentlemen (in the regular role of Roberta Smart), Hyperdrive, Longford and Emmerdale.
Film parts include roles in When the Lights Went Out, No Surrender, Bittermen, Destination: Dewsbury, Talk of the Dead, Contact, Coma, Raven Waiting and There's No Such Thing as Zombies.
Theatre roles include parts in Within Reach, Shards, George Fox & Margaret Fell, The Importance of Being Earnest, Murder at Chuff Hall, Gameplan, Peace of Mind, Don't Leave Me Now and Fighting for Life.