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Independent UK reported "Kevin Hart quits Oscars host role after homophobic tweets row" on Friday

[] ​Among the 2009-11 tweets was a now-deleted post that read: Yo if my son comes home & try’s 2 play with my daughters doll house I’m going 2 break it over his head & say n my voice ‘stop that’s gay’ Ignore the dodgy politics and focus on the sublime physical comedy of Keaton’s beautifully composed routines You’ll come out wondering if movies even need sound The Oscars take place in Los Angeles on 24 February 2019 Actor and comedian initially refused to apologise, but later stepped down as he didn't want to be a distraction

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