He explained that "there are a lot of men like Andrew who seem like nice guys on the surface but there is something that just makes them flip." In his case jealousy is the trigger of his violence, each time "he sees Donna with another man he just lashes out".
After Andrew witnesses Donna with Rob Storey (Matthew Lilley) and Travis Nash (Nic Testoni) he hits Donna and bruises her eye.
However, Lee claimed that as an actor he would attempt to find excuses for Andrew's behaviour.
Eric gets violent with Shannon and Jack intervenes. Andrew Warren, played by Adrian Lee, made his first appearance on 16 March 1995 and departed on .Andrew was introduced into serial as the former lover of established character Donna Bishop (Nicola Quilter) who arrives in order to reconcile with her.Lee told Victoria Ross from Inside Soap that Donna is "in big trouble" when she gets back together with Andrew again.Jack Wilson (Daniel Amalm) and Curtis Reed (Shane Ammann) befriend Eric and ask him for help getting into shape, he reveals that he uses steroids.Goddard explained that Eric agrees to help the duo "but things turn sour when Eric suggests that Jack try steroids to build up his muscles even more." The actor revealed that Eric only leaves Summer Bay after causing a lot of trouble.
Lee researched the issue by looking at associated text and female victims of domestic violence.