Kevin Hart makes comeback at People’s Choice Awards

The comedian took the stage to accept an award, his first time appearing at a public event since his car accident.
2:35 | 11/11/19

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We're back with Kevin hart's comeback. The comedian actor making his first public appearance since his car accident accepting a comedy award at the people's choice awards. T.J. Is here with more on all good morning, T.J. Good morning, robin. We're not used to not seeing Kevin hart. He is a U quit question to us star but he's kind of disappeared from the limelight. Remember he was in a car that went down an embankment. Fractured his spine in several places and told us some updates he was okay but last night we got to see it for ourselves. Kevin hart shocked everyone and the audience immediately gave him a standing ovation as he walked onto the stage to accept the night's first award for comedy act of 2019. This was hart's first official appearance since fracturing his spine in three places in that terrifying September car accident. 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. Reporter: After that routing start, some of the biggest names in TV, film and music settled in to the barker hangar in Santa Monica for the 2019 people's choice awards. "Avengers: Endgame" most nominated took home three awards. Thank you, Disney. Thank you, marvel. Thank you, Russo brothers and most of all to the late, great Stan Leigh. This is for you, buddy. Reporter: There's also an award for competition contestant of the year, that went to the bachelorette Alabama Hannah. This means a lot to me because it just affirms that it's okay to be vulnerable and put your heart out there. Reporter: Jennifer aniston received the people's icon award for her diverse work in the entertainment world. If I have any claim to the word icon it's because I was able to be on ab iconic show with an iconic cast and an iconic haircut. Now, you all seem surprised. There was a reality show contestant category. The first? I don't know if it was the first but congratulations to Alabama Hannah. She had to sit at a table with her ex. He was nominated for the same award so -- Ooh. So got it twice. We had to see it both times. But go back to Kevin hart. He's not expected to get back to full time work until 2020 so not going to get back to work fully until 2020 good to see him. He seems very appreciative of all the support. Very serious last night is it

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