Kevin Hart Steps Down as Oscar Host


Kevin Hart photographed for Variety by Pamela Littky


Wednesday afternoon, popular actor-comedian Kevin Hart was announced as the host for the upcoming 91st annual Academy Awards. By Thursday night, he had stepped down.

The turn of events followed outcry over previous anti-gay tweets, and comments Hart made during stand-up routines nearly 10 years ago. Some of the tweets were feverishly deleted throughout the day on Thursday, leading to an Instagram video from the comedian that only made matters worse for him.

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‘Avengers Endgame’ Finally Releases First Trailer

The wait is finally over. Marvel Studios has just shared the first trailer for Avengers Endgame.

After months of rumors and speculations, the Avengers Endgame trailer made its debut. The trailer starts out with Tony Stark in space, leaving a message to Pepper Potts. Elsewhere Captain America, Thor and Black Widow all make an appearance, while there’s some surprise returns. Acting as the followup to this year’s summer blockbuster, Avengers Endgame will continue right after the tragic events seen in Infinity War.
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