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Kevin Hart has been attending to a number of luggage for a number of years now, and he’s persevering with that development properly into 2018. It has been lately introduced that Hart will function the host for the 91st Oscar Awards present.
“I’ll make sure you make this years Oscars a particular one,” the comic wrote Tuesday afternoon in an Instagram put up, including, “now it’s time to rise to the event.”
The star is emceeing the occasion for the primary time. First-time producers Donna Gigliotti and Glenn Weiss will oversee the present, with Gigliotti serving as producer and Weiss available as co-producer and director.
Earlier on Tuesday, The Hollywood Reporter reported that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences had held talks with the comic about internet hosting the February ceremony.
“I respect @TheAcademy for the chance,” wrote Hart in his put up, including, “For years I’ve been requested if I’d ever Host the Oscars and my reply was all the time the identical…I stated that it will be the chance of a lifetime for me as a comic and that it’ll occur when it’s suppose to.”
The outlet provides that late evening present host Jimmy Kimmel commanded the internet hosting duties for the previous two awards, however declining rankings had been reported for these occasions.
Check out Kevin Hart’s Instagram put up in regards to the upcoming 91st Oscar Awards under, which airs dwell on Feb. 24 subsequent yr in Los Angeles.