Ryan Seacrest was born in Atlanta Georgia 44 years ago. His passion in media started at a very tender age where he would pass the time hosting imaginary shows to his family. In his teenage, Ryan Seacrest’s dream was revived when he landed an internship at WSTR FM. Here he was taught in depth about radio.
Ryan Seacrest first went on air as a fill-up. The WSTR DJ had called in sick, and Ryan had to run the show, which led him to start a DJ show in the weekends in the same radio station. This helped him horn his skills where he became more confident in his career.
Over the years, Ryan Seacrest has climbed up the media ladder and moved to television. He hosted his first television show ESPN in 1993. Since then, Ryan Seacrest has hosted several shows such as Gladiators 2000, Unlimited Revenge, Wild Animal Games among others.
Though Ryan Seacrest had gained popularity in media, the new millennium had a surprise package for him. He became the host of NBC Saturday Night Movie. As though that was not enough, Ryan Seacrest got a chance to co-host of the American Idol two years later. As a result, Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) gain popularity around the world as the program had an extensive coverage around globally.
His tremendous and sharp skills in media attracted more stations, which started seeking for his talents. Ryan made a deal with E! Channel where he began hosting several shows. His career shot higher when he obtained a contract to work with NBC Universal.
Ryan Seacrest has not just settled in his work but has also opted to give back to the community. He resolved to inspire the youth by establishing a foundation, Ryan Seacrest Foundation. Through the foundation, the young generation can bring out the best in them.
The Foundation has built up media studios in children hospitals where young patients have a first-hand view of what happens in radio and television. The move has inspired the children and enhanced the healing process. It also encourages children who want to pursue their career in media.
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