Kevin Hart’s Old Homophobic Tweets Resurface After He Was Named Oscars Host

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After spending years hosting countless ceremonies like the BET Awards, the MTV Video Music Awards, the MTV Movie and TV Award, comedian Kevin Hart announced that he will be hosting the 2019 Academy Awards next year.

Hart’s hiring was met with intense backlash online after his old homophobic tweets resurfaced on the social media site.

It appears that Kevin Hart and his team have been working quickly to delete all of his old problematic tweets.

Update: Kevin Hart addressed his old tweets on Instagram.

. “If you don’t believe that people change, grow, evolve, I don’t know what to tell you.”

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