Ryan Seacrest and His Work
Ryan Seacrest is many things. He is a television show host, reality-tv show producer and host of a nationally broadcasted radio show, to name a few. He is also the newest co-host of the long-running, Emmy-winning morning talk show alongside Kelly Ripa. He replaced Michael Strahan on “Live”, after a year long search for a permanent host.
Ryan Seacrest became a household name when he started hosting American Idol. With all sixteen seasons under his belt as the host, he is, essentially, the face of the most popular competitive reality-television show. He also is the host and executive producer of New Years Rockin’ Eve, replacing the Legendary Dick Clark.
He got his start in radio in January of 2004, being called upon to fill the big shoes of Casey Kasem, as he became the host of American Top 40. The following month, he replaced long-time morning radio host, Rick Dees, on the Los Angeles radio station 102.7 KIIS. This was the beginning of “On Air With Ryan Seacrest”, which currently airs weekday mornings. It is not only the top nationally syndicated radio show, but it airs in many countries around the world including, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, India, Jordan, Namibia, Lebanon, China, the Dominican Republic and Bangkok, Thailand.
Ryan Seacrest is also a successful entrepreneur. He launched Ryan Seacrest Productions in 2006. RSP has created many hit tv shows, including the ever-popular “Keeping Up WIth The Kardashians” on E!, “Shades of Blue” on NBC and “I Love Kellie Pickler” on CMT. Ryan Seacrest also has investments in Pinterest, Civic Entertainment group, and DigiTour Media.
He founded the The Ryan Seacrest Foundation in 2010. It combines his entrepreneurial accomplishments in the field of media and production to help children who really need it. He has Seacrest Studios inside ten Children’s Hospitals across America. His studios introduce patients the world of television, radio, and news media.
He also launched his own clothing line, Ryan Seacrest Distinction. It features tailored mens’ cloth and accessories and is sold exclusively at Macy’s. Polished is another venture of Ryan Seacrest. He joined renowned dermatologist, Dr. Harold Lancer. They began developing the men’s skincare brand and product line just a couple years ago, and it’s a well-known product among various Hollywood actors.