Fans have seen that Ryan Seacrest has been inexplicably lacking from his TV morning show, “Live With Kelly & Ryan,” and there is been no signal of him in leaked images of the “American Idol” cast filming in New Orleans the final couple of days. Now the rationale for his absence is obvious: the star has examined constructive for COVID for the primary time because the pandemic started.
Ryan Seacrest Updates Fans on Health Via Social Media
Seacrest reunited with the “American Idol” judges to kick off season 21 in Las Vegas on September 23, 2022. But in leaked images and movies from auditions happening in New Orleans over the previous a number of days, together with a marching band and cheering crowds for the judges in Jackson Square on October 10, there was no signal of Seacrest.
It’s not identified if Seacrest was scheduled to be in New Orleans, however he’s usually on-hand for “decide metropolis” auditions, filming interviews with contestants and getting their post-audition reactions.But on October 11, 2022, Seacrest knowledgeable followers by way of Twitter and on his Instagram Stories that he is examined constructive for COVID-19 and is sequestered at dwelling.
“I do not know the way I prevented it for therefore lengthy however sadly I examined constructive for COVID-19 a number of days in the past and I’m presently in quarantine,” he wrote. “While I’m feeling the standard signs, I hope make a fast restoration.”
Known as one of many busiest males in show enterprise between his morning TV show, “American Idol” gig, and his each day radio show, downtime might not come simply to Seacrest. In truth, he requested followers what exhibits he ought to watch whereas he is sequestered at dwelling.
He wrote, “I’ll be in mattress watching TV this week so please let me know in case you have any suggestions (particularly for any foodie exhibits!).”
On October 11, followers suspected one thing was amiss when Kelly Ripa’s husband, actor Mark Consuelos, was introduced on the final minute as her visitor co-host on “Live With Kelly and Ryan.” The show’s Instagram feed posted the information that morning, and on the time of publication, had nonetheless not revealed who would co-host on October 12.
Fans Send Well-Wishes & Recommendations for Quarantine Bingeing
Fans took to social media to want Seacrest properly and, as requested, supplied up their concepts for exhibits to maintain him entertained whereas he rests. Several recommended he watch his personal applications, together with one one who advisable reruns of the primary few “Idol” seasons.
Among the meals exhibits folks incessantly advisable had been “The Bear” on Hulu, “Chef’s Table” and “Somebody Feed Phil” on Netflix, “Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy” on CNN, and Lisa Ling’s “Take Out” on HBO Max.
Multiple followers wrote on Twitter that they, too, had simply been recognized with COVID.
One commented, “I hope you’re feeling higher. I examined constructive final week for Covid as properly. Feeling a lot better after a number of days of relaxation.”
On October 10, NBC News reported that though there is a “downward development” in COVID instances, tens of hundreds of Americans are nonetheless being recognized day-after-day, which is additional sophisticated by flu instances already rising in components of the U.S. Hospitals are anticipating a hectic fall and winter, as instances of each COVID and influenza are anticipated to rise as they proceed to take care of staffing shortages.