Comedian/actor extraordinaire, Kevin Hart has just snagged his BIGGEST GIG to date! Hart just announced that he was SELECTED to HOST the Academy Awards!!!
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For years I have been asked if I would ever Host the Oscars and my answer was always the same…I said that it would be the opportunity of a lifetime for me as a comedian and that it will happen when it’s suppose to. I am so happy to say that the day has finally come for me to host the Oscars. I am blown away simply because this has been a goal on my list for a long time….To be able to join the legendary list of host that have graced that stage is unbelievable. I know my mom is smiling from ear to ear right now. I want to thank my family/friends/fans for supporting me & riding with me all this time….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 #Oscars
a HUGE congrats goes out to KEVIN HART! Kevin joins a LONG list of OUTSTANDING entertainers to GRACE that OSCAR stage as host. The list includes:
Alec Baldwin age 60 – 2010.
James Franco age 40 – 2011.
Anne Hathaway age 36 – 2011.
Seth MacFarlane age 45 – 2013.
Ellen DeGeneres age 60 – 2007, 2014.
Neil Patrick Harris age 45 – 2015.
Chris Rock age 53 – 2005, 2016.
Jimmy Kimmel age 51 – 2017, 2018.
AND MANY MORE!
This is HUGE!