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Just Try Not to Tear Up As American Idol Host Ryan Seacrest Makes His 7-Year-Old Superfan's Dream Come True

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When 7-year-old American Idol superfan Wyatt tagged along on his mom’s business trip to Hollywood, he had no idea that he was about to meet his own personal idol — Ryan Seacrest himself. In this week’s video of his PeopleStyle video series, watch Seacrest give this little boy the surprise of a lifetime.

It’s hard to hold back tears watching Wyatt try to play it cool as he finally meets his favorite television host — but after the shock settles, you’ll see Seacrest take him on a tour through the American Idol studio to see where the director sits, and watch as he’s taken to his own personal dressing room, saying, “I feel so happy!”

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But it gets better! Seacrest dresses him up in a bow tie from his namesake clothing line, Ryan Seacrest Distinction, and gives Wyatt the best moment of his 7-year-old life as he joins Seacrest on stage to announce, “This is American Idol!” We think Seacrest himself said it best:

What did you think of this week’s episode? Tell us below!

— Jillian Ruffo