Ryan Seacrest is best known as the host of the long-running singing competition show American Idol, which began in the early part of the millennium and initially featured comedian Brian Dunkleman as co-host. In addition to gaining more notoriety as an emcee on the popular reality show, Ryan Seacrest has also worked for years as a radio show host on iHeart Media’s 102.7 KIIS-FM show called On Air with Ryan Seacrest, and he runs a nationally syndicated Top 40 show on the radio as well. According to the New York Times, the busy TV and radio personality have a number of other hosting jobs, such as one of his more recent ones as one-half of Live with Kelly and Ryan, the morning talk show where he was chosen to replace Michael Strahan, the previous co-host.
On top of all of his daytime jobs, Ryan Seacrest also serves as the host of E! Live from the Red Carpet and Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rocking Eve every year. He is an entrepreneur that heads his own production company called RSP, which is responsible for shows like Keeping up with the Kardashians, Shahs of Sunset and other reality shows. His menswear collection, called Ryan Seacrest Distinction, is sold exclusively at Macy’s, and he has a skincare line called Polished, which he created with dermatologist Harold Lancer. He is also a philanthropist who is the Chairman of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation, an organization that has 10 broadcast media centers in children’s hospitals all over the country.
One of his other interests include the LA County Museum of Art, where he serves as a member of the board, and he is an honorary member of the Grammy Foundation. Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) has been involved in the field of broadcasting ever since he was a teenager in his home state of Georgia and was hired as an intern at one of the local stations. His love for the art was what led him to eventually move to California to pursue a full career in it. When he first started hosting American Idol, it aired on the Fox network, but was cancelled, then later rebooted, and is now on ABC.
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