HomeHeard it on the ShowRyan Seacrest To Sign Multi-Million Dollar ‘American Idol’ DealRyan Seacrest To Sign Multi-Million Dollar ‘American Idol’ DealMon, June 19, 2017 by Tessa Snyder SHARE NOW Ryan Seacrest is close to signing a huge deal to come back for the American Idol reboot. (Jodi’s shares the story in the Hollywood Outsider starting at 14:19) According to TMZ Ryan Seacrest will sign a rich deal to host the new version of “American Idol,” but it’s not nearly as rich as the one Katy Perry signed. Our ABC sources tell TMZ … the deal is expected to be signed this weekend. The sources say the network offered $10 mil, Seacrest wanted $15 mil and they compromised somewhere in between … but closer to $10M than $15M. TMZ broke the story … Katy Perry snagged $25 million to appear as a judge on the show. Want to hear more? Listen to Murphy Sam and Jodi: On Demand When you subscribe to the podcast in iTunes or Google Play store, you get exclusive stuff you won’t hear on the show! And while you’re at it… be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram and subscribe to our YouTube channel.