“With the whole Oscars thing, there was a big gap between what I thought the problem was versus what the problem really was.
I got ten years where I made sure not to joke or play in the way that I did back then because it was a problem. I don’t care if you’re gay or not gay. I’m a people person. I’m going to love you regardless.
It wasn’t until close friends like Wanda Sykes, Lee Daniels and Ellen talked to me and explained what they didn’t hear me say that I understood. Then I was like, ‘Oh sh*t, I did f*ck up.’”Kevin Hart speaking to Men’s Health about the controversy surrounding the 2019 Oscars.