After a Kevin Hart introduced that he would not host the Oscars due to his lengthy monitor file of homophobic Tweeting, the Academy is reportedly having a troublesome time discovering somebody to exchange him. According to what Variety calls a "high comedy agent," the folks over the Academy are "freaking out." They're additionally nervous about choosing a late-night TV host as a result of they're too "edgy." This concern of a few of our most vanilla humourists is inexplicable, however does maybe clarify final years 19% dip in viewership for the present.
Another choice, stated the agent, is "a bunch of giant celebs, one thing SNL fashion, and buzzy folks.” Although it is unclear what he means by "buzzy," my guess is it has one thing to do with how stoned James Franco was when he hosted the Oscars. “
Kevin Hart Tweeted lately as an apology for his earlier tweets, saying that he has grown for the reason that previous ones went out:
Referring to Hart's delicate, mature choice, the agent stated: "my shoppers are bummed. They’re bummed Kevin didn’t keep the course and serve for example. It dampens the expertise, hopefully [the Academy] can pull it collectively so we are able to deal with the joy.” See Hart's unique Tweets under: