Kevin Hart: Get To Know Your VMA Host

As you prepare for the Video Music Awards, which air tomorrow, September 6 at 8 p.m. ET live on MTV, it’s important to take time to not only familiarize yourself with the many artists nominated for the top prizes, but also the man who will be leading the festivities.

Comedian Kevin Hart will be your emcee for the evening, and before you get overwhelmed wondering what everyone will wear and who will show up, we’re going to run down some vital stats on the man of the evening.

Key Facts

Name: Kevin Hart
Born: July 3, 1980
Height: 5′ 2″

The Man Can Spoof
Hart appeared in “Scary Movie 3,” “Scary Movie 4,” and “Epic Movie,” taking shots at such movies as “Brokeback Mountain,” “The Da Vinci Code” and “8 Mile.” In the clip below, Hart and Anthony Anderson clarify the difference between mice and rats.

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He Drives A Hard Bargain
In “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” Hart plays a Smart Tech customer who attempts to get a deal from Romany Malco’s character, but it doesn’t go over so well.

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Hart Thinks Like A Man
Hart’s breakout role came this past year when he played Cedric in the hit comedy, “Think Like A Man,” which was based on Steve Harvey’s book. In this exclusive clip from the DVD, Hart explains how he approached the role of the recent divorcee.

What is your favorite Kevin Hart role? Let us know in the comments below and on Twitter!