The year 2012 won't just be remembered for its best films and TV shows, but also for the actors and actress who made them memorable. Here are BET.com's picks for the year's breakout stars.
A starring role in the box office hit film Think Like a Man, which grossed over $90 million, helped comedian Kevin Hart have his best year ever. The 32-year old now recurs on the hit sitcom Modern Family, he has three films slated for release in 2013 and will star in the BET original comedy series The Real Husbands of Hollywood in 2013.
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