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After suffering severe injuries in a car accident in September 2019, Kevin Hart made his first official appearance at the 2019 E! People's Choice Awards to accept the award for Comedy Act of 2019, delivering an emotional speech after receiving a standing ovation.
"First and foremost, thank God because I definitely don't have to be here," hart said. "Being that I am, it makes me appreciate life even more. It makes me appreciate the things that really matter. Family. I want to thank my wife and kids, who really stepped up to the plate for me."
Hart also thanked his loyal fans, concluding, "You have no idea the effect you have on us as entertainers your energy, your support. It means the world and I truly want to thank you guys for being there for me in my difficult time."