Ryan Seacrest is an American radio and television personality who began in the radio and television industry acquiring small hosting jobs on sport shows and radio broadcasts throughout the 1990’s. He received his big break with the onset of the popular television show “American Idol” in the early 2000‘s. Moreover, it is said that during the prime of his career, which was around 2009, he was considered one of the highest paid television host and radio personalities at the time. Ryan Seacrest remained a host on American idol until its final season in mid-2016. Outside of American Idol, Mr. Seacrest has explored other ventures such as a radio hosting for programs like “America top 40” and “KIIS morning show” which broadcasts in Los Angeles. As well as “On The Air with Ryan” which is broadcasted in New York. He has had a very successful career as a television and radio personality. In an article from the Hollywood Reporter, it says that his poise and charming personality made him the boy next door for years during each week that he was broadcast into the homes of millions of viewers who tuned in faithfully to the beloved show “American Idol”. Another show where America got to see Ryan’s all-around boy next door personality is “Live with Kelly and Ryan”. His personality shines through with comedy skits as well as real life topics. He has won an Emmy for his participation in production of “Oliver’s Food Revolutions” just to name one of his many accomplishments.
Radio show host Ryan Seacrest is also a devout philanthropist who has a nonprofit foundation called “Ryan Seacrest Foundation”. This organizations aims at education in the entertainment industry with a focus on today’s youth. He is working on building multi media centers in the hospitals of chronically ill children to bring them uplifting content during their hospital stay. With 9 centers at children’s healthcare facilities already up and running in the Atlanta are, there are plans for more underway. His boy next door image is not just one that is portrayed for viewers on TV but a role he has taken to heart and seriously in life. His work in the community has brought smiles to many young faces and his plan is to keep doing such in the future.