Jan Fran

Jan Fran

Jan Fran is a journalist, broadcaster and TV presenter.

She currently hosts The Feed on SBSVICELAND and guest-hosts The Project on Network Ten. Jan is the creator of The Frant – a short, millennial-focused editorial segment where she dissects the news of the day.

Jan is a former TV journo-turned-VJ who has shot and produced long-form documentaries from all over the world for SBS TV.

In 2010 Jan moved to Bangladesh where she spent one year living in Dhaka and working as a communications specialist for UNICEF.  She has also lived in Lebanon, France and Uganda. She speaks three languages, most of them terribly.

Jan appears regularly as a commentator on Sky News and the ABC. She’s appeared on Q&A, ABC Breakfast, Insiders, Lateline, Triple J’s Hack, Paul Murray Live and The Friday Show.

Jan recently won the 2018 Our Watch Award for Best Use of Social Media for The Feed and The Frant. She was a finalist for the 2018 Walkley for Women’s Leadership in Media and a for Best Television Personality in Cosmo’s 2017 Woman of the Year Award. Jan is an ambassador for Plan International where she advocates for women and girls.

Jan Fran

Television

2018 EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
Special Correspondent. SBS TV 2018
THE PROJECT
Regular Panellist. Network TEN 2018
PAUL MURRAY LIVE
Regular Panellist. Sky News Australia 2018
THE FEED
Host. SBSVICELAND 2016-Current
Q&A
Panellist. ABC TV 2017
AMERICA’S FIRST CLIMATE CHANGE REFUGEES
Presenter. Dateline / SBS TV 2017
2017 EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
Correspondent. SBS TV 2017
ABC NEWS BREAKFAST
Panellist. ABC TV 2017
THE DRUM
Panellist. ABC TV 2017
LATELINE
Commentator. ABC TV 2016
GRASSROOTS AMERICA
Creator / Presenter. SBS TV 2016
19 REASONS TO LOVE IF YOU ARE THE ONE
Presenter. Golden Duck 2014
THE FEED
Presenter. SBSVICELAND 2013
CROSSOVER KIDS
Shooter / Presenter. Dateline / SBS TV 2013
THE K-POP EFFECT
Shooter / Presenter. Dateline / SBS TV 2013
MINORITIES IN UGANDA
Shooter / Presenter. SBS TV 2012

 

Live

EROTIC FAN FICTION
Performer. Giant Dwarf 2018
THERE’S NEVER BEEN A MORE EXCITING TIME TO THROW OUR CHILDREN OVERBOARD
Performer. Nailed It, Giant Dwarf 2016
TROPFEST FILM FESTIVAL
Host. 2015
TROPFEST FILM FESTIVAL
Host. 2014

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