Ryan Seacrest, Jared Leto onboard for iHeartMedia’s new branded content studio

iHeartMedia, formerly Clear Channel, is flipping the switch on a branded content studio. The iHeartMedia Soundboard is looking to work with agencies and marketers to create interview-based shows, as well as short- and long-form content. Although no brands have signed on yet, Oscar winner Jared Leto is onboard as a collaborator, as are on-iHeartMedia on-air talent including Ryan Seacrest and Elvis Duran. John Sykes, president of iHeartMedia’s Entertainment Enterprises Group, will head Soundboard.

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