Ryan Seacrest is one of the most well known radio and television personalities in the United States and worldwide. He has also seen success as an entrepreneur and with philanthropic efforts. Recently he joined the Emmy-winning program “Live” as a co-host with Kelly Ripa, which will now be known as “Live With Kelly and Ryan.”
Ryan Seacrest continues to have success as the radio host of the popular program, “On Air with Ryan Seacrest.” This nationally-syndicated show has been ranked #1 and is considered a top 40 show nationwide.
Seacrest is also a recognized television personality. He hosts and co-produces the annual New year’s Eve program “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” on ABC. He also hosts and co-produces “E! Live from the Red Carpet” award shows. Seacrest is known for being the longtime host of the popular singing competition show, “American Idol” where he is known for opening each show with the expression “This is American Idol!”
In 2006, Seacrest established Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP), a television production company known for a variety of unscripted, scripted and digital programs, including “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” “E! Live from the Red Carpet,” Bravo’s “Shahs of Sunset,” CMT’s “I Love Kellie Pickler,” NBC’s “Shades of Blue,” and Emmy-winning “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution.”
Ryan Seacrest has been active as an entrepreneur, with investments in marketing services company Civic Entertainment Group, Pinterest, news media company attn:, Youtube concert proguction company DigiTour Media, mobile wellness brand Headspace, and cable network AXS TV. Seacrest has also established a fashion line at Macy’s called Ryan Seacrest Distinction. He plans to launch a men’s skincare business called Polished by Dr. Lancer.
As a philanthropist, Seacrest (@ryanseacrest) serves as chairman of the Ryan Seacrest FOundation, which has opened broadcast media centers in pediatric hospitals around the country. He also serves on the board for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.