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Ryan Seacrest

Television and Radio Host; Television Producer
Born Dec 24, 1974

Ryan John Seacrest is an American radio personality, television host and producer. He is a host of the talent competition American Idol. He has been nominated for an Emmy award in the "Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program" category for his work on American Idol. He won a Daytime Emmy Award for co-hosting the 2005 Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade with Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa.… Read More

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1974 Birth Seacrest was born on December 24, 1974, in Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in the suburb of Dunwoody, the son of Constance Marie (née Zullinger), a homemaker, and Gary Lee Seacrest, a real estate lawyer. … Read More


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Seacrest continued to work on air at WSTR until graduating from Dunwoody High School in 1992.
1993 18 Years Old In 1993, Seacrest hosted the first season of ESPN's Radical Outdoor Challenge.


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He also hosted three kids' game shows, Gladiators 2000 from 1994–96 (a spinoff of the television show, American Gladiators), Wild Animal Games in 1995, and Click in 1997. … Read More
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2003 28 Years Old In 2003, Seacrest hosted the spin-off show, American Juniors. … Read More
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In January 2004, Seacrest became the new host of the radio program American Top 40, a syndicated weekly countdown show, created and formerly hosted by Casey Kasem. … Read More


2006 31 Years Old In January 2006, US cable channel E! announced a three-year, $21 million deal for Seacrest to host and produce various programs, including E! … Read More
2008 33 Years Old That same year, Seacrest launched Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP); in August 2008, Seacrest named his longtime William Morris Agent, Adam Sher, as CEO. … Read More
In April 2012, Seacrest signed a two-year, $30 million deal to stay on as host of American Idol.
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When Dick Clark died, Seacrest publicly remembered his mentor's impact on his life in a special tribute in The Hollywood Reporter. After Clark's death, Seacrest hosted the 2013 edition of Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with co-hosts Jenny McCarthy and Fergie paying tribute to Dick Clark in the pre-show.
2014 39 Years Old In May 2014, Deadline.com reported that he had signed a one-year deal with the option of another year. … Read More


2015 40 Years Old Knock Knock Live Seacrest is the host of Knock Knock Live, premiering on Fox on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, live at 9pm ET, tape delayed at 9pm PT. … Read More
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