Kevin Hart Says ‘No’ to Possibly Returning as 2019 Oscars Host: Watch


The comic appeared on ‘Good Morning America’ Wednesday morning (Jan. 9).

Kevin Hart is not going to be internet hosting this yr's Academy Awards. The comic — who introduced that he'd landed his dream job as Oscars host on Dec. four solely to step down three days later after refusing to apologize for unearthed homophobic tweets from his previous — appeared on Good Morning America on Wednesday morning (Jan. 9) to debate the controversy and make sure that there's no approach he'll swap path once more. 

Co-host Michael Strahan opened the section by operating down the tumultuous path the star of The Upside has taken over the previous week. (This features a controversial appearance on Ellen final week by which the host defended him in opposition to "trolls," and one other try at an apology to the LGBTQ neighborhood on his SiriusXM radio present on Monday (Jan. 7), by which he said "the battle is the need and need for equality…I'm driving with you guys. I perceive you. But within the battle for equality, that signifies that there needs to be an acceptance for change.")

Asked how he reacts to those that've taken concern with how he's apologized, Hart informed Strahan bluntly, "I say I'm performed with it. It will get no extra power from me. That's why I stated for the final time I'm addressing this. There's no extra dialog about it. I'm actually over that, I'm over the second. And I'm about right now. If it's accepted, nice. If it's not, it's nothing I can management." 

Hart was adamant about not explaining how he's modified or advanced, saying he's already given these solutions a number of instances, in numerous boards, reiterating that you’ll by no means hear him focus on it once more. "You have to return to some extent the place you've given all that you just probably can and if that's acquired then nice, meaning we've achieved one thing," he stated. "If not? There's nothing I can do."

The intense dialog pivoted when Strahan requested Hart, despite the controversy, if there was any probability he would possibly host the Oscars if requested to return. "No," the comic stated. "I'm not internet hosting the Oscars this yr…I don't need folks to suppose there's a factor about me and the Academy." Hart added that with simply weeks earlier than the Feb. 24 present, there’s merely not sufficient time to organize, and it's laborious to foretell what may occur down the highway. "I wish to name myself a perfectionist, so once I do one thing I need to have the ability to give it my all…I can't do this proper now." 

"It's not in God's plan proper now," he stated. "What God has for me is gonna occur. It's already pre-determined. I'm not nervous, I'm not shaken, I'm not upset. I perceive life and in life you’ve gotten ups and downs. And inside these ups and downs you be taught, you educate and also you develop and you progress ahead. So hopefully folks can take a look at me and the conditions I've been in in life and perceive there's at all times progress," Hart continued. "You mature, you modify and when that occurs you change into higher…when that you just're that kind of particular person, you settle for you for you. I'm so good with me. I'm so good with me. And that's not a cocky assertion. That simply means I'm proud of me as a result of I do know th man that I now am. That being stated, I don't must show that to anyone. I'm that snug."

Watch the GMA interview under.