It had just been announced this week that Kevin Hart had been selected to host the Academy Awards. Hours later, old social media posts where Kevin had posted homophobic statements. Once those tweets surfaced, The Academy reached out to heaven for him to give an apology or step down as host. Kevin refused to apologize because he said that he had already addressed these remarks in the past. Late last night, Kevin officially stepped down as host of the Academy Awards. He followed up with an apology, he refused to give anyway.
Check out the tweets and his video from Instagram.