Kevin Hart confirms he will not host the Oscars

Kevin Hart confirms he will not host the Oscars

I'm over the moment. "I'm not giving no more explanation of who I am, I'm just done". "That's what I'm trying to say". Hart's hire was engulfed in controversy after homophobic tweets and jokes he had made earlier in his career resurfaced.

Hart, who is promoting his new film The Upside, said he it would be too late for him to prepare to host the ceremony, which takes place on February 24.

"It's hard to predict what can happen".

He explained that even he had forgotten that he had set up the joke by saying, "I want to say that I have no problem with gay people". Tuesday, the Philadelphia-born superstar took to his SiriusXM radio show Straight from the Hart to address the situation again. I apologized again. I said I apologized before.

"We thought it was okay to talk like that [in the past], because that's how we talked to one another". This is wrong now.

Kevin Hart stepped down.

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Hart added that with his future standup and comedy acts, he would also make sure he doesn't say or do anything offensive towards the community.

Despite this, Deadline reports Hart also told listeners, "If the fight from the LGBTQ community is equality, that's the fight". I understand life and in life you have ups and downs. I want you to be happy.

She then doubled down on defending Hart, calling those who criticized his behavior "haters" when she stated in part, "As a gay person, I am sensitive to all of that. Where does the equality part come in?" "I have nothing else to prove or do".

On Wednesday, however, Hart shut down speculation that he would host the annual awards show.

Episode 180 talks about Trump, Talib, Warren, and the huge controversy over comedian Kevin Hart (above) and the Oscars. "I apologize", he said on the show. "This is not the first time this has come up. I'm not addressing it anymore". "Right now I don't have the time".

Hart lamented what could've been at the 91st Academy Awards had he hosted, telling Colbert, "I was going to be good". And the Oscars are only a month and a half away! "If anybody out there wants to believe that Kevin Hart is that much of a monster that he wouldn't love somebody due to their choice in life, then all power to them".

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