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Actor and comedian Kevin Hart speaks onstage at the Academy Awards in 2016. Hart was slated to host the 2019 Oscars but withdrew after he was criticized for controversial jokes he made in 2010. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Kevin Hart Says Comedy's Full Of 'Flawed But Funny' People, Himself Included

Hart reflects on the controversial jokes from his past that led him to step down from hosting the Oscars. "Sometimes to grow as a comedian, you got to go through the stupid part," he says.

Actor and comedian Kevin Hart speaks onstage at the Academy Awards in 2016. Hart was slated to host the 2019 Oscars but withdrew after he was criticized for controversial jokes he made in 2010. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Kevin Hart Says Comedy's Full Of 'Flawed But Funny' People, Himself Included

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