Seacrest signs on to continue hosting 'American Idol'

Ryan Seacrest has been with "American Idol" since the show debuted June 11, 2002.

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  • Ryan Seacrest has been a host of "American Idol" since 2002
  • He will continue in that role, Fox announces
  • "It's been a wild ride, and I'm excited for" it to continue, Seacrest says
All-but-omnipresent entertainment personality Ryan Seacrest is sticking with the job that propelled him to national fame, announcing Monday that he'll continue hosting "American Idol."
Seacrest hosts a daily morning radio show for Clear