On Live! with Kelly and Ryan, Kelly and Ryan made the announcement after teasing some big news.
“Ryan Seacrest is returning as the host of American Idol!” Kelly said on the show
“I am so excited. It’s gonna be the best time,” Ryan added.
Ryan of course was the original host on the show way back to season one with Kelly Clarkson!
Katy Perry will be one of the hosts on the judging panel when the show returns next year on ABC.