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Kevin Hart steps down as host of the 91st annual Oscars

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) - After allegations made toward Kevin Hart on comments made about the LBBTQ community, actor and comedian Kevin Hart announced last night that he will step down as host of the 91st annual Oscars. As Hart stated in a recent tweet, "I do not want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many talented artists". 

 

Following his initial tweet last night, Hart made this statement:

 

 

We await word on who will fill the vacant hosting job.


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