Loose Women"s Lisa Maxwell on being an "illegitimate child"


Loose Women"s Lisa Maxwell on being an "illegitimate child"

“It affected my self-esteem, work and attitude to sex”: Loose Women”s Lisa Maxwell on being an “illegitimate child”

12:29 PM on 27th June 2011

Troubled past: Lisa Maxwell, seen here at the opening of Shrek: The Musical this month, has explained growing up without knowing her father

Troubled past: Lisa Maxwell, seen here at the opening of Shrek: The Musical this month, has explained growing up without knowing her father

Successful career: Lisa Maxwell as a co-presenter on Loose Women with Kate Thornton

Successful career: Lisa Maxwell as a co-presenter on Loose Women with Kate Thornton

Award winner: Lisa with the Best Continuing Drama Award received for The Bill in 2009 at the British Academy Television Awards

Award winner: Lisa with the Best Continuing Drama Award received for The Bill in 2009 at the British Academy Television Awards

Doting mother: Lisa with her daughter Beau, now 11, in 2007

Doting mother: Lisa with her daughter Beau, now 11, in 2007

Long-term love: Lisa with her fianc Paul Jessop at the Dorchester Hotel in 2003

Long-term love: Lisa with her fianc and father of her daughter Paul Jessop at the Dorchester Hotel in 2003