Kevin Hart fires back at film exec who called him a 'whore'

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Clint Culpepper suggested comedian Kevin Hart was acting greedy when he asked for more money to promote a film via social media.

Culpepper, President of Screen Gem Studios, called Hart a “whore” in recently leaked e-mails obtained by Gawker

Kevin Hart just returned the favor.

Instead of name-calling Culpepper, Hart took the high road on his Instagram account. Hart said he would “never allow himself to be taken advantage of,” and will always “protect” his “brand.”

It’s hard to argue with Hart’s point — there’s not a lot of people in Hollywood who rival his social media engagement. Plus, he’s funny, and that always helps.

Read Hart’s full post below:

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