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Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart


Famous as :


Birth Name :

Kevin D. Hart

Birth Date :

July 06, 1979

Birth Place :

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Spouse :

Torrei (22-May-03 - Nov-2011)

Claim to fame :

Third stand-up album "Laugh at My Pain" (2011)


Born on July 6, 1979 in North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Kevin Hart was raised by a single mother as his father had chronic battle with cocaine and was often in and out of jail. The young boy later sought solace by making humor, finding his real-life childhood experience as source of entertaining topics. "The jokes come from a real experience," he once admitted.

After graduating from high school, Hart began working as a stand-up comedian, performing in a number of small comedy clubs under the moniker of Lil' Kev the Bastard. He was then taken under Keith Robinson's wings and was mentored by the veteran comedian. He won several amateur stand-up performances since and thus began regular performances in clubs around the country.

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Kevin Hart and Ice Cube Head to Miami in First 'Ride Along 2' Trailer

August 13, 2015 17:58:39 GMT

The first trailer for "" is unleashed for viewing pleasure. and return as undercover cops, this time trying to take down a Miami drug lord. They are joined by local detectives played by and .

Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart 'Fight' While Fire Department Shuts Down Movie Set

July 03, 2015 07:43:17 GMT

Dwayne "" Johnson got into a funny altercation with when fire department shut down "" production on early Thursday, July 2. Each of them posted on Instagram a selfie video of them reporting the incident back-to-back. They later fought because both of them appeared in each other's shots.

Bradley Cooper, Cyndi Lauper, Kevin Hart Among Hollywood Walk of Fame 2016

June 23, 2015 16:12:39 GMT

Celebrities who are going to be inducted into Hollywood Walk of Fame next year are revealed. At least twenty-nine famous names in showbiz like movie, music, television, and radio are set to be added to the celebrated sidewalk in 2016.

Kevin Hart Leads Fans to Run 5K in Atlanta

June 13, 2015 14:54:54 GMT

ran with his fans during his tour stop in Atlanta. As part of his partnership with Rally Health, the actor/comedian invited his Twitter followers to join him for a "spontaneous 5k run." Around 100 people showed up for the event.

Kevin Hart to Be Honored With Comedic Genius Award at 2015 MTV Movie Awards

March 31, 2015 07:13:28 GMT

MTV announced on Monday, March 30 that would be honored with the prestigious Comedic Genius Award at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards next month. Hart made the announcement in a short video which shows him bragging about being the "funniest man alive" to his third-grade nemesis who doesn't agree with MTV's definition of "comedic genius."

Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart Defend 'Get Hard' After Critics Call It Racist and Homophobic

March 24, 2015 20:32:25 GMT

and respond to criticisms against "". The comedy was slammed for perpetuating stereotypes due to the storyline which sees Ferrell's character who is afraid of prison rape hiring a black acquaintance (Hart) to help him prepare for jail with the assumption that the latter had been in prison before.

Kevin Hart Buys Ex-Wife Torrei Hart a Cadillac Escalade for Her Birthday

March 20, 2015 08:41:24 GMT

sent a cream-colored "Cadillac Escalade" as a gift to his former wife Torrei Hart. Torrie shared her picture posing with her new ride and holding onto the passenger door handle as she kicked up a leg.

Kevin Hart to Host Justin Bieber Roast on Comedy Central

February 09, 2015 21:27:40 GMT

is set to host "Comedy Central Roast of ". "I don't normally do roasts, but I had to step out for my guy Biebs," the funnyman said in a statement obtained by E! News. "It's his big 21. It's about to be operation roast everyone's a**."

'SNL': Kevin Hart's Raccoon Problem, Justin Bieber Parody Ad, 'Selma' Oscar Snub

January 18, 2015 18:09:44 GMT

The first 2015 episode of "" kicked off with talking about living in the suburbs. "We got a thug raccoon running around outside!" he said. "My son goes outside, and the first thing he said was, 'Dad, I'm scared. Can you come with me?' I said, 'Absolutely not. This is your journey. This is about you becoming a man.' "

Kevin Hart and Josh Gad Crash a Wedding, Give Impromptu Speeches and Lead Guests to Dance

December 24, 2014 04:50:12 GMT

and became actual wedding crashers earlier this month. The stars of "" were coincidentally dressed in tuxedos for the movie photoshoot and decided to pop in the wedding of Rajan and Chandni Patel which was held next door at Quixote Studios in West Hollywood on Saturday, December 13.

Kevin Hart to Host the First 'Saturday Night Live' in 2015

December 22, 2014 01:52:27 GMT

has been tapped as the first "" host in 2015. The actor/comedian will host the first episode of the NBC variety series in the new year set to air January 17.

Kevin Hart Slams Sony Exec for Calling Him a 'Whore' in Leaked Emails: 'I Refuse to Be Broken'

December 12, 2014 04:27:25 GMT

has spoken out against recently leaked emails in which a Sony executive called him a "whore." The "" actor took to Instagram on Thursday, December 11 to post a screenshot of a lenghty message along with a caption, "#KnowYourselfWorth #HustleHart #MogulMindset."

The Rock and Kevin Hart Team Up for 'Central Intelligence'

November 12, 2014 03:10:37 GMT

Two big stars are teaming up for a movie executive produced by "" star . Fresh from his appearance in action fantasy "", Dwayne "" Johnson will bring out his comedic side opposite in "".

Kevin Hart Records a Plea to Save Bus Driver's Job

October 17, 2014 05:54:15 GMT

took to Instagram on Thursday, October 16 to share a video of him making a plea to save a female fan's job. According to TMZ, the fan who works as a bus driver was suspended without pay after taking a selfie with Kevin while she was on the job.

Andre 3000 Endorses Kevin Hart and Leonardo DiCaprio for OutKast Movie

September 25, 2014 06:17:10 GMT

Andre 3000 reveals his dream cast for an movie. Speaking at a press junket for his movie "", the musician whose real name is said that he wanted and for the biopic if it was ever to happen.

Kevin Hart Gets Engaged to Girlfriend Eniko Parrish

August 19, 2014 04:13:31 GMT

is officially off the market. The funnyman announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Eniko Parrish on Instagram on Monday, August 18, saying, "She said YEEEEESSSSS...... #Happy #MyRib #iF**kingLoveHer."

Teen Choice Awards 2014: Ansel Elgort and Shailene Woodley Are Big Movie Winners

August 11, 2014 03:28:26 GMT

and were the biggest movie winners at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards, sweeping off all the categories they were nominated in. The "" couple shared two categories, Choice Movie Chemistry and Choice Movie Liplock, the former with their co-star .

Samuel L. Jackson in Talks to Replace Jamie Foxx in 'Black Phantom'

August 07, 2014 03:56:00 GMT

is currently negotiating to join Screen Gems' action-comedy "". Deadline reports that the actor is expected to play the title role, replacing who was forced to pull out due to scheduling conflicts.

Josh Gad Seeks Kevin Hart's Help in 'The Wedding Ringer' Trailer

June 20, 2014 08:25:18 GMT

has an emergency situation in the first trailer for romantic comedy "". He plays Doug, a groom-to-be who desperately seeks out a helping hand from 's Jimmy in an effort to make him look his best at his upcoming wedding.

Kids' Choice Awards 2014: Full Winners List

March 30, 2014 06:00:40 GMT

and were the top winners at the 27th Annual Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards. The British boyband and the "" actress took two nods each at the Saturday, March 29 ceremony.

KCAs 2014: Mark Wahlberg, Pharrell Williams and More Get the Slime

March 30, 2014 05:38:00 GMT

2014 Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards began with host saying he should be the only one in the building not getting the slime because he was too smart and quick for such thing. He was slimed anyway at the end of the show.

Kevin Hart and Jamie Foxx in Talks for 'The Black Phantom'

March 12, 2014 03:48:47 GMT

and are in negotiations to star in Screen Gems' "". The film will reunite Hart with "" director Tim Story and producer Will Packer who is set to produce it along with Will Gluck.

'12 Years a Slave' Swept Movie Categories at 2014 NAACP Awards

February 23, 2014 08:35:32 GMT

"" emerged as a big winner at the 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards on Saturday, February 22. The slavery drama took home Outstanding Picture, Outstanding Director for Steve McQueen, Outstanding Writing for John Ridley and Outstanding Supporting Actress for .

Kevin Hart, Ice Cube and Director Tim Story Return for 'Ride Along 2'

February 19, 2014 04:09:45 GMT

"" is officially confirmed. Lead actors and will reprise their respective roles as a rookie cop and his brother-in-law. Director Tim Story from the first movie is also set to return to his post behind the lens.

Ice Cube Mocks Kevin Hart's 'High-Pitched Scream' in 'Ride Along' First Full Trailer

November 08, 2013 04:59:56 GMT

The first full trailer for action comedy "" has been released, showing making fun of . The former plays Detective James and the latter portrays fast-talking security guard Ben. They met through Angela (), James' sister whom Ben is dating.

'Ride Along' Teaser Trailer: Kevin Hart Trying to Impress Future Brother-in-Law

July 02, 2013 04:04:17 GMT

is on a big mission in a teaser trailer for Universal Pictures' comedy "". The video opens with a sight of him practicing his marriage proposal with the help of his colleague. However, there's one problem he needs to solve first before proposing to his girlfriend: her tough cop brother.

Comedian Kevin Hart Arrested for Alleged DUI

April 15, 2013 03:53:05 GMT

Actor and comedian was pulled over and got arrested on Sunday, April 14, for suspicion of DUI. Hart drove his black car as fast as 90 miles per hour and nearly collided with a gas tanker truck. California Highway Patrol Officer Ed Jacobs said that the comedian seemed to be intoxicated when he was stopped on Highway 101.

Kate Bosworth Reveals Engagement to Michael Polish

August 09, 2012 02:20:51 GMT

lets it slip that she is engaged to her director boyfriend Michael Polish. The "" star, 29, calls the 41-year-old filmmaker her fiance when narrating their vacation in Seoul in a blog post for Vogue's travel diary.

MTV VMA Promo: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Offered a Threesome by Kevin Hart

August 09, 2012 01:47:55 GMT

will host the 29th annual MTV Video Music Awards and he lets and know about it in a new promo video for the show. Clad in a black suit, the comedian asks the celebrity couple, who is lounging on a bed after returning from gym, what they will wear to the upcoming show.

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