Josh Hutcherson is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games film series.
He won a CinemaCon Breakthrough Performer of the Year Award in 2012 for his role in The Hunger Games. Hutcherson is also famous for his role as Sean Anderson in Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012).
Josh Hutcherson: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Josh Hutcherson was born on 12 October 1992, in Union, Kentucky, USA. His birth name is Joshua Ryan Hutcherson.
Josh is an American by nationality and he is of English, Scottish, German, Irish and French ethnicity. He is the elder son of Michelle Hutcherson and Chris Hutcherson.
His father is an analyst for the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and his mother is a former Delta Air Lines employee. He has a brother named Conner Hutcherson.
Josh Hutcherson: Education History
Josh attended New Haven Elementary School in Union. After that, he returned to Kentucky to attend Ryle High School for one semester.
Josh Hutcherson: Professional Life and Career
Josh began his career appearing in commercials at a very young age. He appeared in several commercials and minor film and television roles before landing his first major role as Nicky Harper in the 2002 series House Blend.
His first film role was in Miracle Dogs (2003) in which he played Charlie Logan. His other early film appearances include Little Manhattan, Zathura (both 2005), RV (2006), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008), and The Kids Are All Right (2010).
In 2011, he landed the leading role of Peeta Mellark in the box office record-setting film series The Hunger Games. For his role in The Hunger Games, he won three MTV Movie Awards and a People’s Choice Award.
He later reprised the role of Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (2014), and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2105).
For his role in the film series, he won the People’s Choice Awards in 2013, MTV Movie Awards, and Teen Choice Awards in 2014. He will play Nathan Winer in the upcoming movie The Long Home.
Josh Hutcherson: Salary and Net Worth
The actor Josh Hutcherson has a net worth of 20 million dollars but his salary is not revealed yet as of 2022.
Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life. It seems he is doing the best job without harming others and has been a straight person in his life, for which he has not been in any controversy yet.
How tall is Josh Hutcherson?
Josh has a height of 5 feet 7 inches. His body weighs 68kg. He has Dark Brown hair and Hazel eyes.
Social Media Profile
Josh is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 9.8 million followers on Facebook, 803k followers on Instagram, and 2.4 million followers on Twitter.