About Kevin Hart
He is an American actor and comedian who started his career after graduating from high school. He has been in the public eye for more than two decades. He made his acting debut in 2001 in the movie North Hollywood. Kevin is well-known for his memorable roles in Jumanji, Think like a Man, Ride Along, Night School, Get Hard. Central Intelligence and many more.
What did he do for a living before opting for comedy?
He worked as a shoe salesman, and because of that, he thought of doing something bigger in his life. As he was a funny guy, his co-workers insisted on giving an audition to the local comedy club.
He got selected, and thereafter, he started working on his jokes, and then he got numerous shows and became really famous. Kevin got the attention of professionals when he did a show in New England.
How tall is Kevin Hart?
He has claimed that his height was 5 ft 4.5 inches than on CNN; he also said that his height is 5Ft 5.5 inches. But, eventually, it was revealed that his height is around 5.4 inches. His wife is 5.7 inches long, and his former wife was 5.2 inches.
How does he respond about his height?
He has been asked this question several times, but he says that he is confident about himself. Thus, his short height does not matter to him anymore. In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, he was asked the same thing, and he said-
I’m beyond confident. I’m not cocky; I’m so confident. I’m confident in who I am. I’m confident in the person that I am. I think I’m sexy…I don’t believe in change. I don’t believe in manufacturing my body to appeal to what people might like.
This is it; this is what I was given. These are my playing cards. If we were playing poker, I would have to do this handwork. This is it for me. This is what I’m going to ride out, so how do you not embrace it? You get one life. I’m going to embrace mine.
He uses his physique as a source of inspiration
He positively uses his height and makes fun of it in front of thousands of people as a comedian. Before anyone could make fun of the height, he takes it as an inspiration and talks about it. He looks even more short, standing in front of his wife as she is too tall than Kevin. Although he is comfortable with his height, he sometimes uses shoe lifts and height insoles to look tall.
As per Forbes, he was one of the highest-paid comedians globally. He has made quite a lot of money from where he started; his net worth is around $150 million. It was reported that between August 2015- 2016, he earned $90 million from movies, endorsements, shows, merchandise, and touring.