Ryan Seacrest reveals ‘American Idol’ hosting update after ‘Live’ exit – Hollywood Life
Ryan Seacrest48, revealed whether he still enjoys hosting American Idol after dropping out of nomination Live with Kelly & Ryan. “I really like the live shows,” Ryan told him American Idol judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richieand Luke Bryan during a group interview with Entertainment tonight on March 2. As the main host of the ABC singing show, Ryan has worked with the judges over the past five years, which is probably why he doesn’t seem to want to leave the show. soon.
“We’re in our sixth season together,” Ryan said. “This is more of a statement. How crazy is it to think that we’ve been doing this for six years already and we’re still able to put up with each other? Everybody likes everybody.” Ryan also admitted that there is “trust” between him and Katy, Lionel, and Luke from working together on the show.
Ryan is basically compatible with American Idolhaving hosted the show from the beginning when it premiered on Fox in 2002. He returned as the host when the show was rebooted by ABC in 2018. But Ryan had his hands full during an idoland the second run with his other work across the country as Kelly Ripaco-hosts her NYC-based daytime talk show. After 6 seasons LiveRyan announced a major career change on February 16.
“Working with Kelly over the past six years has been a dream job and one of the highlights of my career,” said Ryan, announcing his departure he from the live show on air. “She has been an amazing partner, friend and confidante, and although we will always be a part of each other’s lives, I will miss our mornings together. Yes I also want to thank Michael Gelman and all the staff and crew – we’ve made memories that will last a lifetime, met some of the most amazing people, and given a warm welcome to into the homes of so many viewers across America.”
Ryan replaces him Live by Kelly’s husband, Mark Consuelos51. “It’s been a memorable journey and now I’m excited to pass the baton to Kelly’s ‘real’ husband Mark,” Ryan said in his farewell speech. Ryan also confirmed that it back to the guest host Live and fill it when he can. But for now, he is focused on season 21 of American Idol.
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