On December 31, 2004, Ryan Seacrest took over as host of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and became the permanent host and executive producer. Who is Ryan Seacrest? Ryan Seacrest had a strong resume that cited his many television and radio hosting jobs, making him the perfect choice to succeed Dick Clark. Clark had suffered from a stroke in 2003 and could not continue hosting New Year’s Rockin’ Eve that debuted in 1972.
During to the year, Seacrest has many projects to keep him busy. Ryan Seacrest hosts the number one radio show in Los Angeles. Seacrest is the host of On the Air with Ryan Seacrest. In 2017, Seacrest began co-hosting Live with Kelly and Ryan. The series began as Regis and Kathie Lee. Ironically, Regis Philbin filled in for Dick Clark as host of his new Year’s eve television show when Clark had his stroke.
According to Seacrest, he has been hosting and executive producing E Live from the Red Carpet . Seacrest is the head of Ryan Seacrest Productions. Seacrest’s production company produces such shows that include, CMT’s I Love Kelly Pickler, Keeping up with the Kardashians, and others. Seacrest’s Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution recently won an Emmy. This spring, Ryan Seacrest is the host of American Idol.
Ryan Seacrest is involved with commercial products. Seacrest’s menswear line can be found at Macy’s. The creative and talented executive producer also has a skincare line that he helped develop with the assistance of Dr. Harold Lancer, dermatologist. Seacrest has a wonderful relationship with the CEOs of Coca-Cola and Ford. Ryan Seacrest is one of the trustees for the Los Angeles Conty Museum of Art. Finally, Seascrest has a position of honory chair for the Grammys.
Ryan Seacrest’s Profile on Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/profile/ryan-seacrest/