The name Ryan Seacrest reached new heights of popularity when he hosted American Idol, the American Top 40 and Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve’. He knew at an early age wanted a career in radio. He began a radio show in Los Angeles in the 1990’s. In 2002 his career began in earnest when he hosted American Idol. He started covering entertainment events and appeared on the E! television network as a news anchor. He signed a deal in 2012 to appear on the today show and started hosting The Million Second Quiz. He became the co-host for Live with Kelly & Ryan in 2017.
Ryan Seacrest began a nonprofit organization under his name. The organization inspires the youths of today with initiatives focused on education and entertainment. The Ryan Seacrest Foundation started out by building broadcast media centers called Seacrest Studios. These were pediatric hospitals enabling the patients to explore the creative worlds of television, radio and new media.
The goal of the organization is to provide positive contributions for the process of healing for kids and their families. There is an uplifting spirit in these centers. Ryan Seacrest believes the multimedia media experience will provide stimulating and exciting adventures for the patients. This will help them maintain optimistic thoughts while undergoing treatment. The organization additionally reaches out to the community so the students from local journalism schools can become involved.
Ryan Seacrest, who’s also involved in clothing line for men, worked behind the scenes and produced Keeping Up with the Kardashians but remains an important radio presence. He currently hosts American Top 40 and On Air with Ryan Seacrest. He was seen in front of the camera when he hosted ESPN’s Radical Outdoor Challenge and Click for the kids during the 1990’s. He fulfilled his dream 2005 when he joined Dick Clark in hosting the annual special for New Year’s Eve.
Ryan Seacrest has created many popular television shows both in front of and behind the cameras. His production of Food Revolution earned him an Emmy Award. He is also well known for Keeping Up With the Kardashians and Kourtney & Kim Take New York. His latest venture is Ryan Seacrest Media.