Robin Williams, Kevin Hart, Jim Gaffigan Sign On for NY Comedy Festival
: August 08, 2012
The ninth annual New York Comedy Festival will be headlined by Robin Williams, Kevin Hart and Jim Gaffigan, organizers announced recently.
The five-day festival will take place ...
Kevin Hart Jumps from Theaters to Arenas with Fall Comedy Tour
: June 30, 2012
Funny man Kevin Hart’s current “Let Me Explain” tour was playing to so many sold out theaters that a newly announced leg will consist almost entirely of arena dates.
The c ...
kevin hart Biography
Kevin Hart, the stand-up comedian and actor, was born on July 6, 1980 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 2004 Hart starred in and produced the ABC situational comedy "The Big House." He was featured in 2008 in "Lolli Lolli "(Pop That Body)," a music video by Three 6 Mafia. In 2009 he appeared in several eBay commercials. Hart also played "Zezelryck," who was a sorcerer, in 2009 in a Comedy Central television series. Hart appeared in a music video by T-Pain called "Booty Wurk" in 2011.
Hart had also appeared in several Comedy Central stand-up television specials. In 2009 he starred in "I'm A Grown Little Man," in 2010 "Seriously Funny" and in 2011 "Laugh At My Pain." Hart and Dwayne Wade appeared in commercials for Air Jordan in 2010. Hart also makes occasional guest appearances on "Chelsea Lately," a late night talk show on E! Hart was the host of the BET Awards in 2011. In September 2011 "Laugh at My Pain," Hart's stand-up film, was released to theaters. Hart had cameo appearances in "Exit Strategy," a 2012 romantic comedy film, and in "Oh My," a music video by DJ Drama.
In November 2011 Hart made an apperance on Modern Family, playing the next door neighbor of Phil Dunphy's. He repeated the role in the Planes, Trains and Cars episode in May 2012. At the NBA's 2012 All-Star Celebrity Game, Hart won the MVP award, despite the fact that he was ejected from the game during the fourth quarter. Hart has also appeared in numerous films, including Undeclared (2001), Paper Soldiers (2002), Scary Movie (200), Soul Plane (2004), In The Mix (2005), Fool's Gold (2007), Meet Dave (2008), Little Fockers (2010) and Modern Family (2011).
Kevin Hart was married to Torre Hart from 2003 to 2011. The divorced parents have two children.