NY Post: Seacrest Gets Huge E! Entertainment Deal
December 22, 2005 at 1:58 PM (PT)
According to NYPOST.COM's MICHAEL STARR, E! ENTERTAINMENT has finalized a three year deal with CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40 KIIS-FM/LOS ANGELES morning star, and AMERICAN IDOL host RYAN SEACREST -- worth a reported $7 million to $8 million a year -- to have him co-anchor the network's nightly "E! News" show with GIULIANA DePANDI.
In addition, SEACREST will reportedly host E! ENTERTAINMENT's red-carpet coverage of the GOLDEN GLOBES, and produce new original programming for E! So far, E! ENTERTAINMENT hasn't officially commented on the deal.