Regarding the switch from comedy-drama The Kids Are All Right to the Journey sequel, he stated: "For me, I like to do all different types of films and to go from having that awesome [indie] kind of thing that I love doing so much with great characters and a really great script to a bigger kind of studio film, to just cover the whole kind of spectrum of movies is really, really cool." it fared well commercially and his performance was well received, with Kofi Outlaw of appreciating how he "does a good job holding the screen and portraying a somewhat layered protagonist".Later in 2012, he appeared in Red Dawn, a remake of the 1984 film of the same name.
His mother said that he "bugged us so much" into becoming an actor, Luke advised them to go to Los Angeles and begin auditioning Hutcherson for TV pilots.
At the time, his only acting experience had been in a Kroger television commercial and a Vacation Bible School training film.
'I would probably list myself as mostly straight,' Josh said, adding: 'Maybe I could say right now I'm 100 per cent straight. In a f**king year, I could meet a guy and be like, "Whoa, I'm attracted to this person."' “Actually I haven’t talked to her but I just think all that stuff is so ridiculous,” he told Entertainment Tonight Canada.
Joshua Ryan "Josh" Hutcherson (born October 12, 1992) is an American actor.
Born in Union, Kentucky, on October 12, 1992, Hutcherson is the elder son of Michelle (née Fightmaster), a former Delta Air Lines employee who now assists with Josh's career, and Chris Hutcherson, an analyst for the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
His father said that his son was compelled to perform for people from a very young age, possessing a personality that attracted people's attention.Most of Hutcherson's childhood was spent on film sets rather than in a classroom.He attended New Haven Elementary School in Union until he began his career at the age of nine, after which he began homeschooling, with his mother as his teacher.He's a really good actor, and he's very smart and confident in himself." Stella Papamichael of the BBC approved of his performance, saying that "Hutcherson's delivery is spot-on, showing a keen instinct for self-effacing humor that would make even Woody Allen feel that bit more inadequate", The film was shot on location in New Zealand for three and a half months.Hutcherson said of the filming: "That was an amazing experience. There were beaches everywhere and all sorts of forests.Hutcherson's 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).