Kevin Hart / Comedian / Actor / Author / Producer / partypoker Ambasssdor
Kevin Hart, celebrity, comedian, actor, author, producer, and partypoker ambassador, is pro-fun, pro-people, and always puts family first – even with his crazy schedule. He knows what it takes to balance work and family life and is clear on what makes him happy, healthy, and spirited. Tune in to hear why Kevin loves poker and what he’s doing to infuse more fun back into the game.
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Time Stamped Show Notes:
00:00 – 8:00 – Kevin’s thoughts on COVID-19 and its impact, why he’s “pro-people”, his background in poker, and why he loves playing poker.
08:00 – 12:30 – On being able to say “no”, relying on his team, never giving up, making it out of Philadelphia and New York, and taking the plunge with stand-up.
12:30 – 18:30 – On his first TV show, the struggle in comedy, having a young spirit, what makes him happy, and how he defines his ceiling.
18:30 – 32:30 – On balancing family life and his professional life, tips to maximize family time, how he manages publicity, and why he believes fun needs to be priority in poker.
32:30 – 36:30 – Kevin’s hobbies, why he loves watches and cars, where he finds happiness, and the project he has in the works.
The world’s top standup comedian and star of 10 movies that opened atop the box-office over the past decade reflects on the very different ways his mom and dad shaped him, his strategic approach to his career and how he wishes he had responded to the Oscars hosting controversy of nearly two years ago.
Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Join Jaimi and Haley J chat all things Kevin Hart! Oprah went to his home and this Comedian, producer and actor discussed his comedic influences, his upbringing, his NAACP Image Award for “Entertainer of the Year”, raising his children with his ex, forgiveness and how social media played a role in his success.
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Comedian, producer and actor Kevin Hart discusses his comedic influences, his NAACP Image Award for “Entertainer of the Year” and how social media played a role in his success. Hart also talks about raising his children with his ex-wife, the support his mother gave him when he was first starting out and how he learned to forgive his father for being absent during much of Hart’s childhood.
956 Kevin Hart on His Secrets to Success and Building an Empire
"You have to experience some down to know why you’re getting up."
This week, Lewis sits down with Kevin Hart to talk about his path to superstardom, from his early days as a struggling comedian to his current goal of becoming a billionaire entrepreneur. They discuss the lessons Kevin learned from past mistakes, the perspective he gained from his nearly-fatal car crash, and the habits that allow him to be successful. Kevin also shares insights from his new motivational audiobook, The Decision: Overcoming Today's BS for Tomorrow's Success.
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#435: Kevin Hart — The Unstoppable Combination of Positivity and Relentless Improvement
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"I don't understand how you do something halfway. I did that through high school, and doing that, I saw the instant consequence." — Kevin Hart
Kevin Hart (@kevinhart4real) was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he launched his career as a comedian during an amateur night at a local comedy club. Over the years, Kevin has become one of Hollywood’s box office powerhouses, opening ten films as the number-one movie on opening weekend. Kevin’s memoir, I Can’t Make This Up, debuted at number one on The New York Times Best-Seller List and remained in the top 10 of the Print Hardcover Best-Seller List for ten weeks straight. The Decision: Overcoming Today’s BS for Tomorrow’s Success—an Audible Original launching May 21st and a follow-up to his memoir—helps people get mentally fit using the same tools and rules he’s developed to elevate his own life.
Kevin can next be seen in Sony’s Fatherhood, a movie that he is not only starring in but also producing through his production company, Hartbeat Productions. He most recently starred in the Sony franchise Jumanji: The Next Level. In 2019, Hart reprised his role as the white-haired rabbit, Snowball, in Universal’s The Secret Life of Pets 2. Before that, Hart starred in STX Entertainment’s The Upsidealongside Bryan Cranston and Nicole Kidman. In 2018, Hart co-wrote, produced, and starred in Universal’s Night School, all under Hartbeat Productions.
His last live stand-up comedy tour, “The Irresponsible Tour,” was released as a Netflix Original Stand-Up Special in April 2019.
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