Previously, Lemon called on Hart to be a supporter of the LGBT community.
The 39-year-old Hart repeatedly reiterated to Strahan on Wednesday that he is "over" talking about his old tweets and said there would be "no more conversation about it". I'm literally over that. I'm over the moment. if it's accepted, great, and if it's not, it's nothing I can control. "And I'm about today". "That's why I said, for the last time, I'm addressing this. I have nothing else to prove", he added.
In 2018, Oscars ratings' dropped almost 19 percent year over year to a paltry 26.5 million viewers - marking it the lowest-rated Oscars show in 44 years.
Hart, pressured by the academy to formally apologize, initially offered a non-apology. He also issued another apology for the tweets and said he'd do better going forward. "I want you to be happy, be gay, be happy".
Comedian Kevin Hart was set to host the event recently, but he backed out online backlash erupted over years-old jokes he told that some people deemed homophobic. "I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ community for my insensitive words from my past".
Worse still, members of the Academy apparently have no contrition for how they handled the Kevin Hart fiasco. She also revealed that she had contacted the academy to see if it would give him another chance.
The source then explained Hart has been "making the rounds", apologizing publicly on a number of talk shows. I'm not giving no more because it shows that it's endless, so I'm not shutting down the questions. "It's all they ever wanted him to do, and he's doing it in spades". If you feed this energy then it's going to grow. "No desire to. I would never want to do it".