Facts about Kevin Hart

  1. His style of stand-up comedy is said to have incorporated elements from the four “Kings of Comedy” - Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer, D.L. Hughley and Bernie Mac.
  2. Kevin also has a number of movies in the pipeline such as Ride Along 2 – sequel of Ride Along, Central Intelligence, Captain Underpants, What’s Now? and The Secret Life of Pets.
  3. He has received a number of nominations starting with his The Big House work till the most recent The Wedding Ringer.
  4. He was also honored as the Comedic Genius by MTV Movie Award this year. He brought his kids Heaven and Hendrix to the stage to accept the award. Hendrix Hart, Heaven Hart and Kevin Hart onstage at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards - Show at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.
  5. Kevin, as a comedian, has won a number of awards including the Bet Award for Best Actor for Laugh at My Pain in the year 2012. The year 2014 has probably been his one of the best times with nearly 7 awards – NAACP Image Award – Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series (Real Husbands of Hollywood, which also received the Outstanding Comedy Series Award), – Entertainer of the Year, – Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award – Favorite Funny Star, – Acalpulco Black Film Festival – Artist of the Year (Let Me Explain, This Is the End, Grudge Match), – Teen Choice Award – Choice Movie Actor: Comedy (role in Ride Along) and Choice Comedian award.
  6. Actor Kevin Hart (R) and family attend Nickelodeon's 27th Annual Kids' Choice Awards held at USC Galen Center on March 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
  7. In August 2014, Kevin popped the question to model Eniko Parrish – model and actress from Baltimore, Maryland who moved to Los Angeles to pursue her career – at her 30th birthday party – coincidentally the same night when his ex-wife Torrei’s new show Atlanta Exes premiered. He posted a video of the proposal and an image on Instagram with the caption “She said YEEEEESSSSS…… #Happy #MyRib #iFuckingLoveHer.”
  8. Kevin has an app game listed on the iTunes Store named “Little Jumpman", available for 99 cents which is quite similar to the popular Doodle Jump game. The features a comical cartoon version of Hart, which has to be guided by the players through series of platforms, dodging obstacles to rack up the most points possible.
  9. He has made small appearance in Music video for Terror Squad: “Lean Back” in 2004, DJ Felli Fel’s music video, “Get Buck In Here” in the year 2008, TV commercial for New Ford Explorer in 2010.
  10. Kevin, as a writer, has worked on various series such has Comedy Central Presents (TV Series 2004), Def Comedy Jam (TV Series 2006), Just for Laughs (2009), Seriously Funny (2010), Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show: Live on Sunset Strip(2010).
  11. Apart from acting and producing, he has hosted a number of ceremonies including the 2011 Bet Awards, the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards, and two episodes of Saturday Night Live. Early this year, he hosted the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber. Kevin Hart (L) and Justin Bieber onstage during Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber held at Sony Picture Studios on March 14, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.
  12. As a producer, Kevin had his hands in Let Me Explain, Keep It Together, Back of the Bus Funny, Plastic Cup Boyz, and also co-created Real Husbands of Hollywood with Chris Spencer. In the “Let Me Explain” tour, Kevin dealt with the developments in his life, including how his love marriage with wife Torrie fell apart.
  13. His role as Ben in Ride Along (2012) bought him huge success, even though the movie received negative reviews. However, Ride Along was a big box office success. In 2015, he starred in a film ‘Get Hard’ with Will Ferrel.
  14. His roles as Doug in “The Five-Year Engagement (2012)” and as Cedric in “Think Like a Man (2012)” were some of the most famous among the 60 roles he played as an actor.
  15. Kevin made his debut in the film Paper Soldiers, but then came to prominence from his other movies including - the Scary Movie franchise, Soul Plane, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Death at a Funeral, and Little Fockers.
  16. Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell takeover GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 3/18/15, airing on the ABC Television Network.
  17. His 2011’s Laugh at My Pain tour was notably the biggest success in his career, making him a star. The tour encompassed over 90 cities, with a gross exceeding $15 million – the most successful comedy tour of 2011. It was later made into a concert documentary. His recurring line in Laugh at My Pain, “All right, all right, all right,” quickly became a favorite catchphrase among audiences. “The jokes,” Kevin said in one interview, “come from a real place.” He added that the idea was to “let them see what I see, but through my eyes.”
  18. But still, with his stand-up album in 2006, “I’m a Little Grown Man,” Kevin cemented his status as one of best young comedy performers. His diminutive stature is one of the most common themes of his stand-up. Nearly 4 years after “I’m a Little Grown Man,” he released his second comedy album Seriously Funny which was more successful in comparison.
  19. With the takeoff of his stand-up comedy career in 2004, Kevin was given his own sitcom by ABC, The Big House, which was cancelled after just five episodes, due to very less reception.
  20. Anthony Anderson is another close friend of Kevin, with whom he worked together in Scary Movie 3, the sequel of Scary Movie 2, released in the year 2003. Anthony Anderson and Kevin Hart pose for a photo during the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game as part of 2015 All-Star Weekend at Madison Square Garden on February 13, 2015 in New York, New York.