Kevin Hart Officially Quits As A Oscar Host After Twitter Scandal!
Oscar is one of the most prestigious events in the world for the film industry, Kevin Hart one of the best comedians and actors in the industry has been hosting Oscar for a long time now. It was recently reported that Kevin Hart has officially quit the Oscar after his Twitter scandal. Read the article to know what happened...
Kevin Hart is one of the well-known actors in the industry!
Kevin Hart is one of the most famous comedians and actors in the film industry, he started his career in the entertainment industry by becoming a comedian. Lately, the comedy star has been surrounded by many controversies that might pose a threat to his career!
Kevin made a huge mistake recently!
Kevin is one of the eccentric personalities in the industry, he recently made a joke on Twitter as a comedian which backfired on him. In the joke, Kevin tried to show his reaction if he were to find out that his son was gay, he tweeted, “Yo if my son comes home & try’s 2 play with my daughters doll house I’m going 2 break it over his head & say n my voice ‘stop that’s gay’.”
Little he knew that his joke could upset so many people!
He just didn’t stop there, he even made this worse by saying that it would be a really bad nightmare for him if his son turned out to be gay and he would do anything he can to stop him from turning gay. After saying all this, he knew he was in for a huge backlash from thousands of people.
Jamie Lee Curtis and Billy Eichner responded with harsh comments!
Curtis responded to Kevin’s tweet by saying, “Homophobia is not positivity.” It was followed by Eichner’s comments saying, “Wow. Just…wow. Does he realize he signed up to host the OSCARS? You wanna tweet ‘jokes’ about gay bashing your own son I guess that’s your choice but at the very least, KNOW YOUR AUDIENCE!!!”
Eichner was really pissed at Kevin for making such a joke!
Eichner added saying, “On a serious note, I’ve been around in this business for a minute. As one of very few openly gay men in comedy who’s fortunate enough to work as much as I do, I will ALWAYS fight for my LGBTQ community to get the respect we deserve. ALWAYS.” Kevin initially refused to apologize but he eventually did…
Kevin decided to step down as one of Oscar hosts!
Kevin finally decided to quit as Oscar host as he didn’t want to be a distraction, he tweeted saying, “I have made the choice to step down from hosting this year’s Oscar’s….this is because I do not want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing talented artists. I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ community for my insensitive words from my past.”
Eichner respectfully accepted his apology!
Eichner realized what Kevin did and said, “I’m no saint, we just wanted a little understanding, a little explanation. Apologies are tough– they leave you vulnerable. Toxic masculinity is real. I deal with it in my own way too. So on that note, I appreciate @KevinHart4real apologizing. And apology accepted. That’s all.”