Born in Mexico City, Jana studied at the Center for Arts Education of Televisa. In 1997 she began her career in theater, and for 12 years participated in different ensembles at the OCESA Theatre in Mexico City. Jana has participated in numerous television series produced for both Mexican and International audiences, garnering awards for her portrayals.
Her first starring film role was in Rodrigo Pla’s ‘A Monster With A Thousand Heads’. The film opened the 2015 Orizzonti section of the Venice Film Festival, and her work has received international praise. She won the award for Best Actress at the Morelia Film Festival, the Hermosillo Film Festival, and La Habana Film Festival. Jana is currently shooting a feature film and a television series in Mexico City.