- Full Name: Kevin Hart
- Born: 07/06/1979
- Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Occupation: Actor, Comedian
- Marital Status: Divorced
Kevin Hart Net Worth History
Kevin Hart has been very busy, he is such a hardworking comedian and actor. He continues to tour with his stand up comedy, which is how he first got his start in the business. In 2012, he went on his concert tour “Let Me Explain”, which was also released in theaters in 2013. Besides comedy, Kevin has become a very talented actor. In 2014, he starred in three hit movies “Ride Along”, “About Last Night” and “Think Like A Man Too”. He also appeared in the movie, “Top Five” alongside Chris Rock. So far this year, Kevin has starred in two movies, “The Wedding Ringer” and “Get Hard”. Besides, filming movies Kevin is also starring in the hit BET television series, “Real Husbands of Hollywood” in which he co-created.
About Kevin Hart
Kevin Hart had a tough upbringing, growing up in a single parent household with his mom and older brother. A lot of Kevin’s comedy comes from his real life experiences, such as his father not being around because he battled with drugs and was in and out of jail. This is how growing up Kevin learned to cope with the events going on around him, by finding humor in it. He started his comedy career after graduating high school. He went around to numerous small comedy clubs by the stage name, Lil Kev the Bastard. Kevin really did not know how to shape his material to get big laughs from audiences. His mentor Keith Robinson, who is also a comedian advised him in which Kevin listened and began performing all over the country.
Once Kevin started to see a bit of success in the stand up comedy profession, he was given his own ABC television series, “The Big House” in 2004. This show did not do well and was cancelled after 28 days. The same year Kevin, starred in the movie, “Soul Plane”, which also did terrible numbers in theaters. From, this Kevin bounced back better and stronger than ever. He began going on comedy tours, starting in 2009 with “I’m a Grown Little Man”, then “Seriously Funny” in 2010, followed by “Laugh At My Pain” in 2011 and then “Let Me Explain”. All of these tours, gave Kevin more popularity, as each one seemed to do better than the last. He has also gained fans through social media outlets, such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, where he has a heavy presence.
Other known movies that Kevin has had a role include the Scary Movie franchise, The 40-Year Old Virgin, Undeclared, The Five Year Engagement, Think Like a Man, This is the End, Grudge Match, and a host of others. In addition to stand up and acting, Kevin has also hosted The 2011 BET Awards, 2012 MTV Video Music Awards, Saturday Night Live and the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber.
Kevin continues to work hard and does not look like he plans to stop anytime soon. In addition, to the movies released this year that Kevin has starred in, he is currently on tour. It is called the What Now Tour with the last stop in his hometown of Philadelphia on August 20 at the Lincoln Financial Tour. He will be the first comedian to ever headline at a stadium and it is predicted to be the biggest comedy tour of all time.