Watch your back, Matt Lauer.
Ryan Seacrest has officially joined the "Today" show team as a "special correspondent"—because the "E! News" and "American Idol" host doesn't already have enough jobs.
According to The Wrap, the correspondent job is part of a new multi-platform deal with NBCUniversal.
Seacrest signed a two-year contract which will also extend his "E! News" hosting gig.
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