Ryan Seacrest is a native of Dunwoody, GA who began his career as a television personality on a few shows like American Idol and Live with Kelly and Ryan. In 2002, Seacrest became the co-host of American Idol, which was a musical audition television show. This show had a tremendous increase of viewers each week that it later produced a spin off show called American Juniors that Seacrest hosted as well.
On Air with Ryan is a syndicated radio show that airs weekly with Ryan Seacrest. This show began in 2004 and it was formerly hosted by Casey Kasem who was also a disc jockey from Detroit, Michigan. This radio show is based out of Los Angeles on 102.7 KIIS-FM on the Los Angeles Top 40 station. With his nationally syndicated radio station, Seacrest had the number one market topping show.
In 2010, Seacrest established his own company with ten broadcasting centers called the Ryan Seacrest Foundation also known as the Seacrest Studios. This nonprofit organization has broadcasted several television shows including Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution, and Married to Jonas. After Seacrest wore numerous designer suits by Burberry’s Christopher Bailey, he helped Seacrest to develop his own Ryan Seacrest Distinction fashion line. The Ryan Seacrest Distinction took flight in 2014 and Seacrest partnered with Macy’s. This collection consisted of suits, accessories, sportswear, cufflinks, and other men’s fashion necessities. Three years later, Seacrest joined with Harold Lancer, who is a dermatologist that helped him to produce Polished, which his own skin care product for men.
Seacrest (@ryanseacrest) had been the sole host of American Idol for fourteen years when In April of 2016. As business continued to increase, Ryan Seacrest added another opportunity under his belt as he became the co-host of Live with Kelly and Ryan in 2017 with Kelly Ripa. Many guests are invited to this talk show where they discuss the latest news trending in the lives of celebrities, citizens, and others. Ryan Seacrest is an influential philanthropist that has catapulted in the industry making an impact in what he does with great success.
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