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Kevin Hart is a well-known American comedian and actor, famous for his stand-up comedy special Laugh at My Pain in 2011.

His popularity is also boosted as he starred in multiple films and television projects, such as in Undeclared (20022003) and Scary Movie franchise.

Career

Kevin Hart started his career after graduating from high school. In this case, he became a shoe salesman in Massachusetts.

Then, he realized his passion was humor and continued to perform as a stand-up comedian. With this in mind, he used his spirit to survive his troubled family life as a child.

Afterward, his debut was at The Laff House in Philadelphia, using Lil Kev as his stage name. Unfortunately, his career was unsuccessful at that time.

Hence, he joined comedy competitions, and his performance finally increased. Also, he pursued a career in the film industry, particularly in comedy.

His first appearance on TV was in Undeclared. Next, he made a more significant debut in Paper Soldiers in 2002. The movie Think Like a Man in 2012 was his considerable movie role.

Even though he took roles in movies, he still held his own comedy tour. In 2009, he started his comedy tour named I’m a Grown Little Man.

Then, it was followed by other tours, such as Seriously Funny and Let Me Explain.

In 2011, his documentary movie Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain was his milestone. In this case, the movie grossed more than 7 million USD.

After that, he received eminent awards, such as the 2012 BET Awards as Best Actor and the 2018 People’s Choice Awards for The Comedy Act of 2018.

Also, Kevin hosted the BET Awards in 2011 and MTV Movie Awards in 2016.

Currently, he has become a star as himself the lead of role television show Real Husbands of Hollywood.

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Profile

  • Full Name: Kevin Darnell Hart
  • Stage Name: Kevin Hart
  • Nickname: Chocolate Droppa
  • Birthday: July 6, 1979
  • Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Zodiac: Cancer
  • Nationality: American
  • Religion: Christian
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor
  • Education: Temple University
  • Hobbies: Playing Poker and Running
  • Facebook: @hartkevin
  • Twitter: @KevinHart4real
  • Instagram: @kevinhart4real
  • TikTok: @imkevinhart
  • YouTube: LOL Network 

Height, Weight, & Physical Appearance

  • Height: 163 cm (5’4”)
  • Weight: 64 kg (141 lbs)
  • Blood Type: –
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Body Measurements: 43-34-15 (Bust -43, Waist -34, and Arms-15 in inches)
  • Shoe Size: 9 (US)

Family

  • Father: Henry Hart
  • Mother: Nancy Hart
  • Brother: Robert Hart
  • Sister: –
  • Children: Heaven Hart, Hendrix Hart, Kenzo Kash Hart, Kaori Mai Hart

Wife, Girlfriend, & Dating History

Torrei Hart

Torrei Hart and Kevin Hart were once married and in a serious relationship for 8 years. The pair dated for 8 months after dating in June 2001.

After that, they decided to be engaged for a year. Not long after, they decided to tie the knot by getting married on May 22, 2003.

With this in mind, the couple welcomed two children, Heaven Leigh, and Hendrix. Unfortunately, the couple separated eight years after they married in February 2010.

At the same time, Kevin and Torrei filed for divorce, arguing the differences could not reconcile.

In this case, Hart requested joint custody of their two children, Heaven Lee Hart (born 2005) and a son Hendrix Hart (born October 8, 2007). Finally, their relationship ended with a divorce in November 2011.

Natasha Smith

Natasha Smith, best known on the American reality TV show Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, met with Kevin Hart in January 2012.

However, only a little information emerged from the relationship between the two of them. In this case, they only got the rumors together in the year.

Simply Jess

Simply Jess who is an American model, got rumors of dating Kevin. However, the two did not respond to their dating news. But they were once seen together at an event.

Eniko Parrish

Eniko Parrish and Kevin Hart became a couple after 5 years together in August 2009. Next, they got engaged and were serious about developing a deeper relationship. With this in mind, they finally married on August 13, 2016.

Later, Hart and Parrish had 2 children: Kenzo Kash, three, and Kaori Mai. Furthermore, their relationship wasn’t always smooth sailing, as Hart cheated on Eniko while his wife was eight months pregnant in 2017.

In the third episode of his Netflix original documentary series, the couple talked about an infidelity scandal stemming from an edited video of Kevin and another woman.

However, the couple made it through that difficult time and resumed their marriage. They also welcomed their daughter Kaori May Hart.

Net Worth

His net worth is around $450 million to $500 million. In this case, his primary income is from several jobs such as comedian and actor.

He is regarded amongst one of the highest-paid entertainers globally. It’s estimated that his annual earning reaches $40 million to $60 million.

Stand-Up Comedy

According to Forbes report in 2016, each of his live stand-up performances gain gross profit of $1 million. Although it isn’t really know how much he received personally, it’s expected that he gains a big chunck of the number.

Also cited from Forbes report in 2015, his What Now? (2015–2016) tour earned him a staggering income of $70 million.

Acting

How much he earns for a movie depends a lot on how significant his role is. In average, media estimates that he’s paid at least $20 million for each his performance in a movie.

Investment

Kevin raised $100 million to invest in a new media venture called HartBeat in May 2022. In this case, he secured funding from a private equity firm called Abry Partners, which valued HartBeat at $650 million.

Not only that, but Kevin gets most of the $100 million investment, and the valuation of the remaining 85% of his shares is $552 million.

Real Estate

In 2012, Kevin spent $1.99 million to buy a house in Tarzana, California. Later, he sold this house for $2.75 million in mid-2019.

At this point, Kevin’s primary residence is currently a mansion within his gated community in Calabasas, California.

In this case, he bought a 26-acre plot of land in 2015 for $1.35 million. Then, he planned for the next two years and waited for approval to build a house on the property.

Finally, he got development approval in April 2017 and continues to spend $5 million on a stunning 9,600-square-foot complex in the style of a Spanish villa.

Controversies

Committing Drunk Driving

On 2013, Kevin’s Mercedes almost crashed to a tanker truck on a freeway in Southern California.

He’s charged on suspicion of DUI and officially booked after failing sobriety test on the field. He’s sentenced to 3 years of probations.

Facts

  • His trademark is his short height.
  • Dwayne Johnson, Ice Cube, and Bryan Cranston are his friends.
  • A single mother raised Kevin Hart because his father was a cocaine addict.
  • However, her mother passed away due to cancer in 2007.
  • During his early career as a comedian, one of his audience threw a chicken wing at him.
  • In 2013, he was charged due to drunk driving suspicion.
  • He hosted the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber in 2015.
  • In this case, he was the first comedian who sold out a National Football League stadium.
  • In 2016, The Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle star was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • He reached the finish line in New York City in 4 hours in 2017.
  • In the same year, he became the founder of Laugh Out Loud Network, a company for comedic talents worldwide.
  • He also published a book titled I Can’t Make This Up, which became the #1 New York Times Bestseller.
  • PokerStars pointed him as their brand ambassador in 2017.
  • In 2018, he donated 100,000 USD to help students attend colleges and universities.
  • In 2019, he had a car accident in California and suffered back injuries.
  • Kevin has been nominated at the 2020 Kids’ Choice Awards for his roles in Jumanji
  • His ideal type is…

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Movies

  • Me Time (2022), as Sonny Fisher
  • Fatherhood (2021), as Matt Logelin
  • Jumanji: The Next Level (2019), as Mouse
  • The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019), as Snowball (voice)
  • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), as Fridge
  • The Upside (2017), as Dell Scott
  • Ride Along 2 (2016), as Ben Barber
  • Get Hard (2015), as Darnell
  • The Wedding Ringer (2015), as Jimmy Callahan Bic
  • About Last Night (2014), as Bernie
  • Ride Along (2014), as Ben Barber
  • Grudge Match (2013), as Dante Slate, Jr.
  • Five-Year Engagement (2012), as The Five-Year Engagement Doug
  • Exit Strategy (2012), as Mannequin Head Man
  • Think Like a Man (2012), as Cedric
  • 35 and Ticking (2011), as Cleavon
  • Something Like a Business (2010), as JoJo
  • Little Fockers (2010), as Nurse Louis
  • Fool’s Gold (2008), as Bigg Bunny
  • The Last Stand (2006), as F Stop
  • Scary Movie 3 (2006), as CJ
  • In the Mix (2005), Busta
  • The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), as Smart Tech Customer
  • Soul Plane (2004), as Nashawan
  • Along Came Polly (2004), as Vic
  • Scary Movie 3 (2003), as CJ
  • Dead of Dynasty (2003), as Cop 1
  • Class of ’06 (2002), as Tony
  • Paper Soldier (2002), as Shawn
  • North Hollywood (2001), as Kevin Heart

TV Series

  • Real Husbands of Hollywood (BET | 2022), as himself
  • True Story (Netflix | 2021), as Kid
  • The Netflix Afterparty (Netflix | 2020), as himself
  • Die Hart (Prime Video | 2020), as himself
  • Live in Front of a Studio Audience (ABC | 2019), as Arnold Jackson
  • Workaholics (Comedy Central | 2011), as Kevin
  • The Weekend (HBO | 2007), as Miles
  • All of Us (UPN | 2007), as Greg
  • Jake In Progress (ABC | 2006), as Nugget Dawson
  • Help Me Help You (ABC | 2006), as Kevin
  • Love, Inc. (UPN | 2006), as James
  • Barbershop (Showtime | 2005), as James Ricky
  • The Big House (ABC | 2004), as himself
  • Undeclared (FOX | 2002-2003), as Luke

Music Video Appearances

  • Earth (2019) – Lil Dicky
  • Jumanji Jumanji (2017) – Nick Jonas & Jack Black
  • Can You Do This (2014) – Aloe Blacc
  • Think Like a Man (2012) – Jennifer Hudson Feat. Ne-Yo & Rick Ross
  • Booty Wurk (One Cheek at a Time) (2011) – T-Pain Feat. Joey
  • Lean Back (2004) – Terror Squad Feat. Fat Joe, Remy Ma

Awards

  • 2018 People’s Choice Awards – The Comedy Act of 2018
  • 2017 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Best Friends Forever (shared with Dwayne Johnson) – The Secret Life of Pets
  • 2017 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Most Wanted Pet – The Secret Life of Pets
  • 2017 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Favorite Villain – The Secret Life of Pets
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Comedic Movie Actor – Central Intelligence
  • 2016 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Comedic Movie Actor
  • 2016 Billboard Touring Awards – Top Comedy Tour
  • 2016 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie Actor: Summer – Central Intelligence
  • 2015 MTV Movie Awards – Comedic Genius Awards
  • 2014 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedian
  • 2014 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie Actor: Comedy – Ride Along
  • 2014 NAACP Image Awards – Outstanding Comedy Series – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2014 NAACP Image Awards – Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2014 NAACP Image Awards – Entertainer of the Year
  • 2014 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Favorite Funny Star – Grudge Match
  • 2014 Acalpulco Black Film Festival – Artist of the Year – Kevin Hart: Let Me ExplainThis Is the EndGrudge Match
  • 2012 BET Awards – Best Actor – Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain

Nominations

  • 2022 Grammy Awards – Best Comedy Album – Zero Fucks Given
  • 2021 Primetime Emmy Awards – Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program – Kevin Hart: Don’t Fuck This Up2021 Primetime Emmy Awards – Outstanding Actor in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series – Die Hart
  • 2020 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Favorite Movie Actor– Jumanji: The Next Level
  • 2020 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Favorite Male Voice – The Secret Life of Pets 2
  • 2020 Primetime Emmy Awards – Outstanding Unstructured
  • 2019 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedian
  • 2019 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedy Movie Actor – Night School
  • 2018 Grammy Awards – Best Comedy Album – Kevin Hart: What Now?
  • 2018 Black Reel Awards – Outstanding Voice Performance – Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
  • 2018 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Favorite Movie Actor – Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
  • 2018 MTV Movie Awards – Best On-Screen Team (shared with Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Karen Gillan and Nick Jonas) – Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
  • 2018 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedian
  • 2018 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie Actor – Comedy
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Animated Movie Voice – The Secret Life of Pets
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Comedic Collaboration (shared with Conan O’Brien and Ice Cube) – Conan
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Cable TV Actor – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Cable TV Comedy – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Movie Actor – Central Intelligence
  • 2017 People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Movie Actor – Central Intelligence
  • 2017 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards – Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie – The Secret Life of Pets
  • 2017 NAACP Image Awards – Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance – (Television or Film) – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2017 NAACP Image Awards – Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series – The Secret Life of Pets
  • 2017 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedian
  • 2016 MTV Movie Awards – Best Comedic Performance – Ride Along
  • 2016 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie Actor: Comedy – Ride Along
  • 2016 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie: Hissy Fit – Ride Along
  • 2016 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Twit
  • 2016 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedian
  • 2015 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Comedian
  • 2015 NAACP Image Awards – Outstanding Comedy Series – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2015 NAACP Image Awards – Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2015 MTV Movie Awards – Best Comedic Performance – The Wedding Ringer
  • 2014 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie: Hissy Fit – Ride Along
  • 2014 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie: Chemistry (with Ice Cube) – Ride Along
  • 2014 Teen Choice Awards – Choice TV: Reality Show – Real Husbands of Hollywood
  • 2014 MTV Movie Awards – Best On-Screen Duo (with Ice Cube) – Ride Along
  • 2014 MTV Movie Awards – Best Comedic Performance – Ride Along
  • 2014 BET Awards – Best Actor – Ride AlongReal Husbands of HollywoodAbout Last Night
  • 2012 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie Hissy Fit – Think Like a Man
  • 2012 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Movie: Male Scene Stealer – Think Like a Man
  • 2005 BET Comedy Award – Platinum Mic Viewers’ Choice
  • 2004 Teen Choice Awards – Choice Breakout TV Star – The Big House

Quotes

“Being humble matters.”

“My goals are so high that I don’t have time to relax in any way, shape or form.”

“At the end of the day, women are a distraction. Whether you realize it or not.”

“I don’t care how busy I am – I will always make time for what’s most important to me.”

“When people get married young, you don’t really understand the true definition of marriage.”

“At the end of the day, your fans are the people who support you in and out. And their opinions matter.

“Comedy’s about opening up and being unique, but to a point where the audience can relate to what you’re saying.”

“What women need to understand is that men don’t communicate. It’s not intentional or on purpose. We’re just not as emotional. You ladies feel like you have to express yourselves.”

“No matter what, people grow. If you chose not to grow, you’re staying in a small box with a small mindset. People who win go outside of that box. It’s very simple when you look at it.”

“Laughter heals all wounds, and that’s one thing that everybody shares. No matter what you’re going through, it makes you forget about your problems. I think the world should keep laughing.”

Pics of Kevin Hart

1. He wears activewear from Fabletics Men

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2. The red hoodie and short pants look comfortable

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3. He is always total and expressive for his comedy performance

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4. KH on the jacket means Kevin Hart, right?

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5. He poses with the purplish sky as the background.

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FAQs

Who is Kevin Hart?

He is an American comedian and actor.

Who is Kevin Hart’s real name?

His real name is Kevin Darnell Hart.

What makes Kevin Hart famous?

He’s famous because of his stand-up comedy Laugh at My Pain in 2011.

Where is Kevin Hart from?

He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

How old is Kevin Hart?

He was born in 1979, and he is 44 years old as of 2023.

When Kevin Hart celebrates his birthday?

He celebrates on the 6th of every July.

How tall is Kevin Hart?

His height is 5’4″ or 163 cm.

Who are Kevin Hart’s parents?

His father’s name is Henry Hart and his mother’s name is Nancy Hart.

Is Kevin Hart married?

Yes, he is married to Eniko Parrish. They tied the knot in 2009.

Who is Kevin Hart’s ex-girlfriend?

His ex-girlfriend is Natasha Smith. Besides, he’s also used to be rumored to date Simply Jess.

Who is Kevin Hart’s ex-wife? 

His ex-wife is Torrei Hart.

How rich is Kevin Hart?

His net worth is around $450 million to $500 million.

What is Kevin Hart nationality?

His nationality is American.

Kevin Hart shows that hustle and dedication never betray. He becomes a successful comedian worldwide because he doesn’t give up on his goals.

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