Kevin Hart to Receive Comedic Genius Award at MTV Movie Awards

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Kevin Hart speaks at The Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber at Sony Pictures Studios on March 14, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. 

Kevin Hart's getting a big nod at MTV's upcoming Movie Awards. It was announced Monday the Get Hard star will be awarded the Comedic Genius Award at the April 12 event, presented by Jimmy Kimmel. 

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Hart helped spread the news with a promo clip, in which he's sitting in a luxurious looking bedroom in a robe making calls to rub in his achievements to anyone who's doubted him before. 

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The awards will be hosted by Amy Schumer. Shailene Woodley will be receiving the Trailblazer Award and Miles Teller, Reese Witherspoon, Vin Diesel and Sofia Vergara have all been confirmed as presenters. 

Watch Hart's promo here:



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