Portrait of Jan Fran

Jan Fran

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


Jan is a former TV journo-turned-VJ who has shot and produced 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 and Triple J’s Hack. She was a finalist for Best Television Personality in Cosmo’s 2017 Woman of the Year Award and a finalist for the 2018 Walkley for Women’s Leadership in Media. Jan is an ambassador for Plan International where she advocates for women and girls.