Ellen DeGeneres is dealing with backlash from the LGBTQ neighborhood after insisting Kevin Hart host the Oscars following homophobic feedback he made in 2008. Hart, who initially felt he’d already addressed the derogatory feedback as this was not the primary time they had been unearthed, refused to apologize after they surfaced once more.
Instead, he stepped down as this yr’s Oscars host saying he isn’t going to “proceed to return” to his . See that video under.
Later, he did discover it inside himself to say “sorry” and now Ellen DeGeneres is backing him as this yr’s host for the Academy Awards. Hart appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show as we speak, Friday, January four, and agreed that he has apologized sufficient.
“You’ve already expressed that it’s not being educated on the topic, not realizing how harmful these phrases are, not realizing what number of children are killed for being homosexual or crushed up on daily basis,” she instructed Hart. “You have grown, you may have apologized, you might be apologizing once more proper now. You’ve achieved it.” “Host the Oscars,” she added. Watch the clips from his look on her present here.
It’s protected to say the LGBTQ neighborhood isn’t right here for any of it, as this has been the resounding response: