Kevin Hart To Host The 2019 Oscars
ACTOR/COMEDIAN KEVIN HART TAPPED TO HOST 2019 ACADEMY AWARDS
(CNN) – Kevin Hart is getting ready for his Oscar close-up.
The actor and comedian announced on Instagram Tuesday that he’s been tapped to host next year’s Academy Awards.
Hart says hosting the Oscars has been a goal of his for a long time, and he’s excited to get this opportunity.
Hart has some experience hosting award shows, including the BET awards in 2011 and the MTV Video Music Awards a year later.
The actor replaces talk show host Jimmy Kimmel, who has hosted the previous two Oscar telecasts.
The Oscars will be broadcast live Sunday February 24th.