Ryan Seacrest exits as E!'s red carpet host after 14 years

Ryan Seacrest attends the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Ryan Seacrest attends the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
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  • Ryan Seacrest will no longer host E! 's Live from the Red Carpet.
  • The 46-year-old has been doing the show since 2006.
  • Ryan wrote on Instagram: "I've decided to move on to new adventures."


The American presenter and talk show host Ryan Seacrest has announced that he is done doing red carpet awards show duty for E! Entertainment after 14 years.

The 46-year-old who co-hosts the American weekday TV talk show Live with Kelly & Ryan, started co-hosting E!'s Live from the Red Carpet coverage together with Giuliana Rancic in 2006 and became a red carpet mainstay for all of the big American awards shows.

Announcing his exit Ryan wrote on Instagram: "After 14 years of hosting E!'s Live from the Red Carpet I've decided to move on to new adventures.

"I'll miss the whole crew that works so hard behind the scenes and of course my amazing partner Giuliana. Thanks to everyone for watching all these years."

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E! didn't issue a press statement but said on its website: "E! has long enjoyed our relationship with Ryan over the years especially as co-host of E! 's signature red carpet series.

"He has been instrumental in giving viewers a front-row seat to some of Hollywood's biggest nights. We are extremely appreciative of his many contributions, and he will always be part of the E! family."

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