Kevin Hart Steps Down As 2019 Academy Awards Host After Homophobic Comments Resurface

HipHop News Posted on December 6, 2018 at 2:59pm

Kevin Hart Steps Down As 2019 Academy Awards Host After Homophobic Comments Resurface

"I'm sorry that I hurt people."

Los Angeles, CA – Kevin Hart no longer be hosting the 91st Academy Awards. His decision comes shortly after the 39-year-old, refused to apologize for homophobic tweets and comments he made in the past. Hart announced the news via Twitter on Thursday night (December 6), which offers a "sorry" to any person of the LGBTQ community he is offended.

"I have taken the decision to resign from the celebration of this year's Oscar....this is because I don't want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing artists with talent," he wrote on twitter. "I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ community for my insensitive words of my past.".centered-ad {

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I have taken the decision to resign from the celebration of this year's Oscar....this is because I don't want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing talented artists. I sincerely apologize to the LGBT community for my insensitive words of

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