WATCH: Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host amid backlash over homophobic tweets
Monday, 10 December 2018 Now Taking part in: Kevin Hart steps down as 2019 Oscars host Now Taking part in: Mariah Carey’s vintage vacation tune ‘All I Need for Christmas is You’ is again on best Now Taking part in: Publish Malone’s New Yr’s gig Now Taking part in: Comedic actor Kevin Hart turns down Oscars website hosting gig …
Kevin Hart's job hosting the 91st Academy Awards didn't last long. The actor and comedian was announced as the host Wednesday, but Hart stepped down Thursday following an outcry over previous homophobic tweets and comments he made during stand-up routines nearly a decade ago. Anna Werner reports.
The 39-year-old comedian was announced last month as host of the 2019 Oscars, before stepping down when homophobic tweets from almost a decade ago resurfaced... Independent - EntertainmentAlso reported by •FOXNews.com