How Ryan Seacrest Uses His Career Success To Help Others
The vast majority of people became familiar with Ryan Seacrest due to his hosting duties on American Idol. When this show premiered in 2002 it was an instant success. Before long 26 million people were watching this show every week enjoying the singing and trying to figure out who would win. His career in Hollywood had started eight years earlier at ESPN where he was the host of their Radical Outdoor Challenge (Professionaltales).
He is also a radio host. Ryan Seacrest first started in radio when he was a teenager in Atlanta, Georgia. He now hosts both American Top 40 and On Air with Ryan, the latter being a nationally syndicated show that is live for the people in Los Angeles who listen to it during their morning commutes. Besides American Idol, Ryan Seacrest has appeared in many other television shows as a host. Among these are New Year’s Rockin’ Eve, Live with Kelly and Ryan, and various red carpet awards events that are shown on E!. He says that Dick Clark was one of his biggest mentors and he is proud to have worked alongside him.
Reaching out beyond the entertainment industry, Ryan Seacrest is also part of the fashion community. He worked with Christopher Bailey of Burberry to develop a line of men’s clothing. This resulted in the Ryan Seacrest Distinction brand. He also partnered with dermatologist Harold Lancer. This partnership launched Polished which is a line of five products that help men take care of their skin in an easy way.
Ryan Seacrest has used his wealth to help children in the United States. In 2010 he founded the Ryan Seacrest Foundation. To date, his foundation operates nine media centers in children’s hospitals. The states his foundation is involved in are Georgia, California, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Colorado, and Texas. His foundation helps children in hospitals by giving them an outlet to experience what it is like to be in media. They, and their families can play around inside of a broadcast media center. They not only get to have fun but they also learn some stuff that can help them later on in life.
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