The American Idol emcee was recently put in charge of the Super Bowl festivities in February.
Now, he's tapped to host the 59th Primetime Emmy Awards.
"Ryan Seacrest appeals to a broad audience, including the highly desirable young adult demographic, so he should serve as a magnet for attracting a diverse array of viewers to our Emmy telecast," said Dick Askin, chairman and chief executive officer of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
In related news: we hope Heroes wins for Best Drama. What a cool show!