He co-hosts Breakfast Television Toronto alongside Dina Pugliese on Citytv Toronto. After getting a diploma in radio and television broadcasting at Canadore College, he started his career at CKNY in North Bay. He also had a nine-year stint at The New VR (now CTV Two) in Barrie, Ontario.
He then moved to Citytv in 1991.
After suffering a panic attack on the air in 2006, Frankish publicly discussed his panic attacks with viewers. He also talked about it on CFRB"s The Motts, hosted by Paul and Carol Mott, on September 13, 2006.