Pat Sajak attends a ceremony honouring Harry Friedman with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on Nov. 1, 2019, left, and Ryan Seacrest attends the Walt Disney Television 2019 upfront in New York on May 14, 2019. Seacrest will become the new “Wheel of Fortune” host after Pat Sajak’s retirement next year. Seacrest and Sony Pictures Television announced Tuesday that Seacrest has signed a multi-year deal to host the long-running game show starting with Season 42. (AP Photo)

Who wants to be a game show host? These days, you have to be famous

NEW YORK – When the producers of “Wheel of Fortune” named Ryan Seacrest — arguably the most ubiquitous man in entertainment television — as their next host…