John Edward McGee, Jr. (born October 19, 1969), known professionally as John Edward, is an American television personality and professional self-proclaimed psychic medium. He is best known for his TV shows Crossing Over with John Edward and John Edward Cross Country.
Born in Glen Cove, New York, Edward says he was convinced at a young age that he could become a psychic.
After writing his first book on the subject in 1998, Edward became a well-known and controversial figure in the United States through his shows broadcast on the Sci-Fi Channel beginning in July 2000 and We TV since May 2006.
Edward’s alleged psychic abilities have never been tested and verified using scientific method.