Kevin Hart Set To Host 91st Academy Awards

Kevin Hart is stepping into the big time spotlight! The comedic actor has been picked to host the 91st Academy Awards.

Hart announced the news today.

“For years I have been asked if I would ever Host the Oscars and my answer was always the same,” Hart wrote on social media. “I said that it would be an opportunity of a lifetime for me as a comedian and that it would happen when it’s suppose to. I am so happy to say the day has finally come for me to host the Oscars.”

He added, “I will be sure to make this years Oscars a special one. I appreciate the @TheAcademy for the opportunity ….now it’s time to rise to the occasion.”

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