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EntertainmentTiffany Haddish defends Kevin Hart over Oscars hosting controversy: 'Nobody’s perfect'

16:55  01 february  2019
16:55  01 february  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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Comedian Kevin Hart stepped down as the host of next year' s Academy Awards ceremony after his past homophobic tweets surfaced on Thursday. By Thursday morning, Hart ' s Oscar - hosting gig was clearly in jeopardy, though it wasn't necessarily gone for good: A sincere apology—coupled with

Tiffany Haddish , Melissa McCarthy, Dwayne Johnson, and our other picks to take the Oscars stage next year. In a fraction of a Scaramucci, Kevin Hart is out as Oscars host after stepping down from the role on Thursday night in the wake of controversy over past homophobic tweets.

Tiffany Haddish defends Kevin Hart over Oscars hosting controversy: 'Nobody’s perfect' © Robert Deutsch, USAT Longtime friends Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish star in "Night School." Tiffany Haddish is sticking up for her "little big brother" Kevin Hart, who stepped down as Oscar host in December following backlash from his past homophobic comments and tweets.

During an interview with British TV personality Lorraine Kelly to promote "The Lego Movie 2" film, the comedian appreciated the host's suggestion that she and Hart host the award show together.

"It would be nice to have the yin and the yang there... but you know, you need proper preparation time — and I mean, Kevin would've hosted it this year if they weren't tripping off of things that he said in his past that he already apologized for," she said.

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The feud between Katt Williams and Tiffany Haddish might be over , but Kevin Hart wants everyone to know who he’ s siding with. Spoiler alert: It’ s with his Night During a recent visit to The Breakfast Club , Hart called out Williams — who recently started and ended a brief feud with Haddish — for blaming

Before he stepped down as Oscars host , Hart shared a video on Instagram explaining his refusal to apologize for his past offensive tweets, and added that he had already said he was sorry for using homophobic language, and was not prepared to do it again. Cannon commented on the comedian' s

Haddish then quickly shifted the focus to herself.

"I say a lot of things and I don’t apologize because I think before I speak, if I say it, I mean it," she said. "Nobody’s perfect. From my mistakes I have become a success and I learn not to make them again."

Hart first apologized when he stepped down as host in December.

"I have made the choice to step down from hosting this year's Oscar's... this is because I do not want to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing talented artists," Hart wrote on Twitter, before uttering words he had refused to say just hours before. "I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ community for my insensitive words from my past."

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