Kevin Hart is making an attempt to maneuver previous the controversy that led to him stepping down as host of the 2019 Academy Awards. The comedy celebrity has introduced a brand new particular titled Irresponsible, which is scheduled to premiere on Netflix on April 2.
Hart posted a teaser for the particular social media on Monday (March 11). The set was filmed throughout his Irresponsible Tour cease on the O2 Arena in London.
“Mark your calendars rattling it,” he wrote on Instagram. “My Comedy particular will likely be dropping on April 2nd on Netflix. I can’t wait….Let’s gooooooo #Irresponsible #ComedicRockStarShit #Netflix.”
Hart was imagined to host the 2019 Oscars however rapidly stepped away from the gig after a few of his previous homophobic tweets resurfaced. The controversy additionally induced some folks to revisit a bit from his 2010 comedy particular by which he mentioned one among his “biggest fears” was his son being homosexual.
“I’ve made the selection to step down from internet hosting this yr’s Oscar’s….it’s because I don’t wish to be a distraction on an evening that ought to be celebrated by so many superb gifted artists,” he introduced on Twitter. “I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ group for my insensitive phrases from my previous.”
The 2019 Academy Awards finally came about with none host.
I’ve made the selection to step down from internet hosting this yr's Oscar's….it’s because I don’t wish to be a distraction on an evening that ought to be celebrated by so many superb gifted artists. I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ group for my insensitive phrases from my previous.
— Kevin Hart (@KevinHart4real) December 7, 2018