Jillian Deam

Jillian Deam

Host of FOX59’s Indy Now

Jillian Deam is the host of Indy Now, central Indiana’s most-watched lifestyle and entertainment show on FOX59. With more than a decade of experience in the media industry, Jillian is no stranger to the television world or the Indianapolis market.


NBA fans may know her as the host/on-court emcee for the Indiana Pacers, a role she had for six seasons. Jillian also previously covered news in Indianapolis as a reporter/anchor for both FOX59 and CBS4. In addition to her experience as a journalist and emcee, Jillian works as a voiceover artist for various organizations, including global corporations, local businesses and nonprofits.


Prior to her time at FOX59 and CBS4, Jillian worked as a reporter/anchor in Champaign, Illinois for the local NBC affiliate, and later the CBS affiliate. While there, she was honored as runner-up in the Illinois Broadcasters Association Silver Dome Award’s “Best Reporter” category.


As a proud Butler University graduate, Jillian is thrilled to be living and working in the Indy area. You can usually find her trying different restaurants around town or teaching classes as a fitness instructor at The Hot Room, a local hot yoga and pilates studio.