Ryan Seacrest is the host of the American Idol series which has become an icon in the United States. He is not just a television host though, he is also an entrepreneur with many other endeavors in the entertainment industry. As a philanthropist, he has made a difference in the lives of children and teenagers around the nation.
On Air with Ryan Seacrest airs out of Las Angeles during the morning drive to work and has become the highest ranking nationally syndicated talk show in the United States. He also does a top 40 radio show on 102.7 KIIS-FM, the same channel as On Air with Ryan Seacrest. Live with Kelly and Ryan features Ryan Seacrest as both the executive producer and TV host of the program. He holds these same positions on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest.
Ryan Seacrest is at the helm of his own Emmy-winning production company, Ryan Seacrest Productions. The hit reality TV series Keeping Up with the Kardashians is produced by Ryan Seacrest Productions along with their spinoffs. Other projects from Ryan Seacrest Productions include Best.Cover.Ever, I Love Kellie Picker, Shades of Blue, and Insatiable among others.
Along with his entertainment endeavors, he also has some lifestyle enterprises that include the Ryan Seacrest Distinction menswear collection. The Ryan Seacrest Distinction is only available through Macy’s. His skincare line, Polish, was created with the help of Dr. Harold Lancer, a dermatologist that is known around the world for his work. The busy Ryan Seacrest also has long-standing endorsement deals with big names like Ford and Coca-Cola.
Philanthropy is a very important part of Ryan Seacrest’s life and he strives to help improve the lives of children that are dealing with difficult experiences. One of these endeavors is Seacrest Studios, which are broadcast media centers that Seacrest opened in pediatric hospitals across the country. In addition, he is also part of the Grammy Foundation as an honorary chair as well as being a member of the board for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.