KEVIN Hart is a successful comedian and one of the busiest stars in Hollywood, with countless sell-out tours and box-office smash-hit movies to boot.

Kevin has released a brand new comedy special on Netflix, so here’s what you need to know about the US comic…

 Kevin Hart is a comedian and actor

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Kevin Hart is a comedian and actorCredit: AP:Associated Press

Who is Kevin Hart?

Kevin Darnell Hart was born July 6, 1979, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

He is an American comedian and actor.

The 41-year-old originally worked in Brockton, Massachusetts, as a shoe salesman, but successful performances at amateur comedy nights led to him pursuing stand-up as a career.

The star progressed rapidly due to his hilarious shows and his 2011 tour, Laugh at My Pain, grossed £11million ($15million).

 Kevin Hart is one of the highest-paid stand-ups in the world

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Kevin Hart is one of the highest-paid stand-ups in the worldCredit: Getty Images – Getty

The 5ft 4inch star has two children with first wife Torrei, a fellow comedian who he divorced in 2011.

Heaven was born in 2005 and Hendrix in 2007.

Kevin and Torrei divorced in 2010.

He also has two children with second wife Eniko Parrish, who he married in 2016.

The couple welcomed a son, Kenzo Kash, in 2017 and daughter Kaori Mai in 2020.

 Kevin pictured with his wife Eniko and his children
Kevin pictured with his wife Eniko and his childrenCredit: Getty Images – Getty

What’s his net worth?

Kevin has amassed a staggering net worth of £151million ($200million).

He is one of the highest-paid stand-ups and the comedian has cashed out on huge Hollywood blockbusters.

To date, his films have generated almost £1billion ($1.3billion) at the global box office.

 Kevin is worth £151million

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Kevin is worth £151millionCredit: Splash News

When is his new show Zero F**ks Given out on Netflix?

The comedian is back with a new comedy special, Zero F**ks Given on Netflix.

The show released globally on Netflix on November 17, 2020.

The trailer describes Zero F**ks Given as “a special like no other” and promises it will have “zero filter” and “zero apologies”.

Since Kevin is unable to play arena shows due to the coronavirus pandemic, the special takes place from Kevin’s own living room!

 Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle was the fifth-highest grossing film of 2017

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Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle was the fifth-highest grossing film of 2017

What else has Kevin Hart been in?

His breakthrough role came when he was cast by Judd Apatow for a recurring role on TV series Undeclared, which soon led to parts in Scary Movie, The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Meet Dave.

Kevin’s comedic reputation in Hollywood was enhanced by starring roles in Think Like A Man, Grudge Match, and the Ride Along franchise alongside Ice Cube.

He appeared with Will Ferrell in 2015’s Get Hard and has twice co-starred beside Dwayne Johnson in box office smash-hits, Central Intelligence and Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle.

In 2016, he played Snowball in The Secret Life of Pets and followed that up with a leading role of George Beard in 2017’s Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie.

Kevin also starred alongside Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish in Night School, which was released on September 28, 2018.

In 2019 he continued in the Jumanji franchise with Jumanji: The Next Level.

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