RYAN JHON SEACREST
(BORN IN 24 DECEMBER 1974)IS KNOWN FOR HOSTING THE COMPETITION SHOW AMERICAN IDOL.
HE IS 45 YEARS OLD NOW AND HE BORN IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA, U.S.HE IS ALSO A RADIO PERSONALITY SINCE 1990 AND PRODUCER.
HIS BROADCASTING CAREER STARTS WHEN HE WAS JUST TEENAGER YEARS OLD.
Ryan makes everything easy as he works in several tv shows like co-hosting Live with Kelly and Ryan
THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT RYAN:
1. HE STARTED WORKING IN RADIO WHEN HE WAS JUST 16 YEARS OLD:
At age 16, while studying in high school, he won an internship at WSTR (FM), in Atlanta. Working with Legendary radio personality Tom Sullivan who trained him. When Tom Sullivan was sick he put him on the air on the very first show of his broadcasting. This let him given the weekend overnight shift.
Seacrest continued his work on air until he graduated from Dunwoody High school in 1992. He continued his radio show at a local Athens station.
At age 19 he moved to Hollywood to pursue his broadcasting career and after working in Hollywood his career takes off to skies.
2. HE USED TO HOST CHILDREN GAME SHOWS.
Seacrest hosted the first season of ESPN’s Radical Outdoor CHALLENGE and also hosted three kids game shows, Gladiators 2000, Wild Animals Games in 1995. In 2001, he hosted a reality television program, Ultimate Revenge where elaborate practical jokes were on family and friends.
3. HE AUDITIONED TO BE A JUDGE ON AMERICAN IDOL BUT BECAME THE HOST OF THE SHOW.
In 2002, Ryan accepted the position as co-host of a new reality television series American Idol with Brian Dunkleman.In the next year, he became the sole host.
When shows became popular Seacrest became recognizable throughout the World. In 2003, he also hosted the spin-off show, American Juniors. In 2009, Seacrest takes $45 million to continue to host an American Idol show.
From 2012 to 2016 he hosted many other shows. On July 20, 2017, Seacrest announced on Live with Kelly and Ryan that he would be the host of an Idol reboot.
4.IN 2009, ABC RENAMED THE PROGRAM DICK CLARK’S NEW YEARS ROCKIN’ EVE WITH RYAN SEACREST, TO REFLECT SEACREST’S ROLE.
The 4th Dick Clark’s New year’s Rockin’ Eve, co-hosted by Ryan Seacrest delivered ABC’s biggest New year’s number in 12 years with 22.6 million viewers.
After Clark’s death, He hosted the 2013 edition of Dick Clark’s New years Rockin’ Eve with co-hosts Jenny McCartney and Fergie paying tribute to Dick Clark.
5. HE STARTED HIS OWN PRODUCTION SINCE 2006.
Seacrest worked with Burberry’s Christopher Bailey who designed his suits for red carpet events as well as New Year’s Eve since 2009 and the American Idol.
He wore fitting suits and developed his own collection, Ryan Seacrest Distinction, launched in 2014.
His brand Distinction consisting of suits separates, sports coats and evening wear manufactured by Peerless Clothing International.
The line also contains accessories like ties, pocket squares, belts, cufflinks, and jewelry. Seacrest works with Itochu for the production of dress shirts as well as a sportswear collection released in September.
6.IN 2010, HE LAUNCHED THE NONPROFIT RYAN SEACREST FOUNDATION.
The foundation has nine centers at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Children’s Hospital of Orange County, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Children’s National Medical Center, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical center, Children’s Medical center Dallas, Boston Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital Colorado.
7. RYAN IS THE HIGHEST PAID REALITY TELEVISION.
He takes $12 million per show and increasing. His Net worth is $380 million.
8. RYAN HAD MANY GIRLFRIENDS.
Seacrest began dating Julianne Hough, a professional dancer, actress, and singer known for participating in Dancing with the Stars. On March 15, 2013, it was announced that their relationship has ended. He has been in actress relationship with Shayna Taylor since 2017.