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Kevin Hart Sued by Cameo Miami, but Club Says "the Matter Has Been Settled"

Kevin Hart Sued by Cameo Miami, but Club Says "the Matter Has Been Settled"
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Kevin Hart's a baller.

He is America's newest standup comedy superstar. He is personal pals with rap heavies like Rick "The Bawse" Ross. And he is the reigning MVP of the NBA All-Star Weekend Celebrity Game too.

Unfortunately, though, Kev's love of the limelight, celebrity friends, and pro ball recently led to a lawsuit from Cameo Miami.

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Kevin Hart Sued by Cameo Miami, but Club Says "the Matter Has Been Settled"

On June 22, Hart was slated to host an American Black Film Festival party at the South Beach megaclub.

But when the Miami Heat won Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals, clinching a second consecutive Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy, the comedian chose to bail on his contracted Cameo gig to go party with Dwyane Wade and the rest of the #HeatNation at another SoBe nightlife spot, Dream Nightclub.

Kevin Hart Sued by Cameo Miami, but Club Says "the Matter Has Been Settled"

That's when Cameo sued.

As reported by TMZ, the Opium Group-owned club was demanding $15,000, claiming to have "spent $4,680 on Kevin's event for nothing" while angry customers questioned the club's credibility over Hart's no-show.

But whereas TMZ reports that Cameo continues to pursue the lawsuit (despite "Kevin re-schedul[ing] his Cameo hosting gig for... July 22, and his manager [saying] the whole beef had been squashed"), a representative from Opium Group tells Crossfade something different.

Refusing to reveal many details, the Opium rep simply confirms: "The matter has been settled."

Follow Crossfade on Facebook and Twitter @Crossfade_SFL.

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Cameo

1445 Washington Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

305-532-2667

www.cameomiami.com

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Dream Nightclub

1532 Washington Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

305-674-8018

www.dreammia.com


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