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Kevin Hart out as Oscars host amid backlash from old homophobic tweets

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Friday, 7 December 2018 ()

Kevin Hart stepped down as Oscars host following social media backlash after his homophobic tweets from 2011 resurfaced.
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The comedian officially stepped down as the host of the 2019 Academy Awards after facing backlash over old, homophobic tweets.

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