The 'Wedding Ringer' star couldn't help but gush about his iconic meeting on Instagram with a picture of them and the hashtag "DopePic".
The 'Wedding Ringer' star gushed about the meeting on his Instagram announcing that the 'Coming To America' actor was the real reason behind him becoming a comedian.
Hart posted a photo with Murphy backstage at the award show with both wearing white tuxes and captioned:
"#DopePic #EddieMurphy #The ReasonWhyImAcomedian #Oscars #Epic"
Meanwhile, it wasn't his only 'first thing' Sunday night. It was also the 'Think Like A Man' actor's first appearance at the Oscars!
Hart again revealed the news on his Instagram on February 22, writing:
"Headed to the Oscars....I'm so damn excited lmao....this is my first Oscars....God is good!!!"
The actor who arrived on the red carpet in a well-tailored white tux alongside his fiancee, Eniko Parish, confessed to E!'s Ryan Seacrest he would love to take a selfie with veteran actress Meryl Streep if he got the chance!