Sadly, Kevin’s mother would not live to experience his breakthrough success, as she died of cancer in 2007. Ever since releasing his first stand-up album I’m a Grown Little Man in 2009, he has gone on to achieving big Hollywood success, appearing in films like: Think Like a Man (2012), About Last Night (2014), Get Hard (2015), Central Intelligence (2016), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) and The Upside (2019). He was getting better roles, getting more recognition, and meeting more people. I have a positive outlook on life regardless, and I’m going to love him because he’s my father. After endless pleading with Nancy, he finally went home and decided to open up his bible, as she had suggested. You will laugh 'til it hurts. On June 6, 1979, Nancy Hart, a single mother, welcomed her son Kevin into the world. They ended up splitting up in 2011. She had to raise her son all alone in one of the toughest parts of Philadelphia. Right in the middle of the 2000s, Kevin's career gradually began to lift off. With a spouse lost in a life of drug addiction, Nancy had to remain strong for her boys. As he was about to get evicted, he sought his mother to ask for money. She was a religious, loving woman, yet, as Hart often portrays her in his shows, also intimidating. The reason I am the way I am is because my mom was strong. His father, Henry Witherspoon, was absent from home most of the time he was growing up, and that shaped the man Kevin became. The loss of a loved one is often difficult to accept and deal with. Hart shared a photo of himself and his … I’m not a dream killer. As the cancer progressed, Nancy realized she was done fighting and asked that all treatments be stopped. Da'Vonne Rogers a favorite to win America's Favorite Houseguest on Big Brother, Kevin Hart’s wife Eniko is pregnant with their second baby, Clare Crawley forced off The Bachelorette? In an interview with Oprah, Kevin said that when he first told his mom that he had a passion for acting and comedy and that he wanted to pursue a career in that, she said to him that she was not a "Dream Killer." Rent checks covering six months sat between the holy book pages, and fell out as he opened it. Avi Rothman Is Kristen Wiig's Handsome Fiancé and the Father of Her Twins— Who Is He? Rumors of Kevin Hart’s death began to circulate on February 15 after a Facebook page titled R.I.P. Forgiving his father, Kevin admitted, despite his hurt, it was easy for him because he understood that nobody could be perfect and that people made mistakes. His first job was sizing men and women for footwear, but he had bigger plans for his future. In March 2020, Eniko took to Instagram to announce that she was pregnant by posting a picture of her baby bump. In 2003, the "Night School" actor tied the knot with his first wife, Torrei Hart. She would let him go off on his own for a year to prove that he could survive in that niche. Regardless, he loved what he was doing and didn’t want to stop. Her condition worsened, and her health began to deteriorate, and soon his brother, Henry, found out about her illness. Was BB Comics Luxury Competition worst challenge in show history? Being grateful for the lessons and aligning our actions to these values, much like Kevin did, enable us to unlock our potential. All the while, his mother had gotten the most shocking news of her life. Kevin Hart's car has been branded a death trap by motoring experts. Kevin Hart lost his beloved mother, Nancy, to ovarian cancer, and has since struggled to get his life together and move on from the pain. Rather than give him any cash, she asked him if he was reading his bible.