News

Seacrest heads to CAA

Highest paid reality host Ryan Seacrest is leaving long-time agency WMA for CAA. Seacrest spent 10 years repped by WMA, which recently merged with Endeavor to form WME, and its reported the agency switch was caused by Seacrest letting the agency know they would not commission any future deals for Idol or for his lucrative radio deal with Clear Channel.
July 16, 2009

Highest paid reality host Ryan Seacrest is leaving long-time agency WMA for CAA. Seacrest spent 10 years repped by WMA, which recently merged with Endeavor to form WME, and it’s reported the agency switch was caused by Seacrest letting the agency know they would not commission any future deals for Idol or for his lucrative radio deal with Clear Channel.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

Menu

Search