Kevin Hart made his first public appearance since his car accident more than 2 months ago. Hart accepted the Comedy Act Award at the E! People's Choice Awards Sunday night for his Netflix special, 'Irresponsible.
The crowd gave Hart a standing ovation as he came out.
Kevin said ... "First and foremost, man, thank God because I definitely don't have to be here." He went on to say he appreciates life more now after his accident, especially the things that really matter -- like his wife and kids.
Hart also thanked the people for their energy and support during his difficult time, saying ... "You have no idea the effect you have on us as entertainers."
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