Comedian Kevin Hart will host the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards. MTV’s announcement this morning follows a promo with Hart, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West the three tweeted yesterday (video below). Additionally, Pink is set to perform, joining previously announced performers Alicia Keys and One Direction. Nominations were announced last week, with the 2012 VMAs set to air live from Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sept. 6 at 8 ET/PT.
TV Editor Nellie Andreeva - tip her here.