"This is the elephant in the room," he first-time MTV Video Music Awards host said during his opening monologue. "Nobody wants me to talk about it, but I'll do what I want…I'm the host, it's live, you can't stop me from saying what I want to say. I want to talk about Kristen Stewart. I said it! I'm [gonna] say somethin'! Don't anybody say nothin'!"
"Everybody's mad at Kristen Stewart for making a mistake, OK?" Hart said. "She allegedly messed around with the director of Snow White and the Huntsman."