Kevin Hart is set to host the 2019 Oscars

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Kevin Hart is set to host the 2019 Oscars. Congratulations!

Kevin Hart is set to host the 2019 Oscars

Comedian Kevin Hart is set to fulfill his lifelong dream of hosting the Oscars. The star shared his excitement on social media with a heartfelt message. Kevin joins the stellar list of previous hosts such as Chris Rock, Whoopi Goldberg and Sammy Davis Jr. among others.

The Oscar take place on 24 February 2019.

Congratulations! Can’t wait to see him on stage!

 

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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

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Meet our new host. Tune in on February 24.

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