Ryan Seacrest has been working within radio and TV for over 20 years. It started with being a host for Gladiators 2000 back in 1994. After hosting a few other shows he got a chance to be a host on a radio station in Los Angeles, 98.7 fm. This was where he hosted “Ryan Seacrest For the Ride Home”, which aired in the afternoon. In 2002, he started his hosting career with American Idol, which rose to popularity. In an article published at the Men’s Journal, it says that the American Idol allowed contestant to try out in a singing competition. Once they had made it onto the show American was allowed to vote for them. Ryan spent his time on there encouraging and supporting contestants and America on what they had voted or not voted.
Currently Ryan Seacrest is on “Live with Kelly and Ryan”. Ryan started this co-hosting position in 2017 and is still there currently. Ryan and Kelly will often start the show off by chatting about daily popular, world, or US events. As per Business of Fashion, after chatting about that for a while they will have guests that they interview. Sometimes they will have a game or something silly happening as well as the usual routine.
Ryan also currently hosts a radio show called “On Air with Ryan Seacrest“. This show happens at a different time during the day depending on the area that you live in. The show is a talk show with what is happening in Hollywood and the latest rumors. A very popular segment is “Tell me Something Good”. Callers will call in and say something good that has happened to them. Sometimes is ranges from they won their battle with cancer or they just had a child. Sometimes it is even they paid off student loans.
The Ryan Seacrest Foundation helps children, students and parents that have to stay in a hospital learn more about radio, television and new media. The Seacrest Studios allows people to explore how it works and what it takes to work in entertainment. Patients can create their own music or shows here. Sometimes celebrity interviews have happened, DJ’s perform and talk shows about sports have happened in the studios. This provides a great distraction for all.
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