Josh Frydman is the co-host of GN Sports, a daily 30 minute sports show on WGN. He is also a sports reporter and fill-in anchor on WGN. Josh joined WGN and CLTV in October 2014 after spending more than two years as a sports anchor and reporter at KFVS-TV in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Josh also spent time at the NBC affiliate stations in Memphis, Tennessee and Columbia, Missouri as a sports anchor, reporter and producer. His work has been honored by the Illinois Broadcasters Association, Tennessee Associated Press Broadcasters and Society of Professional Journalists.
Josh is Chicagoland native; he grew up in north suburban Buffalo Grove and attended Stevenson High School. He graduated from the University of Missouri, where he was the sports director of the campus television station MUTV and worked several years at KOMU-TV, the local NBC affiliate owned and operated by the Missouri School of Journalism.
When he isn’t working, Josh enjoys playing tennis, working out, reading and exploring all the great food and entertainment options Chicago has to offer. He also enjoys volunteering his time with children through Big Brothers Big Sisters, Junior Achievement and the Boys and Girls Club.