American Idol Picture of the Day: Ryan Seacrest and ... Carmen Electra?!? Matt Richenthal at March 16, 2007 4:26 pm. Comments Ryan Seacrest is a stud.And, no, we're not talking about his relationship with Simon Cowell.But one look at this photo proves that the American Idol host is friends with some rather attractive women. Here he is with Carmen Electra: Edit Delete Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.