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Ryan Seacrest signs on for more ‘Rockin’ New Year’s

Ryan Seacrest signs on for more ‘Rockin’ New Year’s

SEACREST TO SIGN ON: Ryan Seacrest will continue to host "Dick Clark's Rockin' New Year's Eve." Clark passed away in 2012 after hosting the program for more than 30 years. Photo: Associated Press

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Seacrest will be the face of New Year’s Eve for ABC for years to come.

Seacrest has extended his deal to host “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest.”

The number of years of the deal has not been announced.

Seacrest has been involved with the show since December 2005 and co-hosted with Clark until Clark’s death in 2012.

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