Joshua Ryan Hutcherson
JHutch, Hutch, Jay Ryan, Jake Ryan
Union, Kentucky, USA
Josh initially attended New Haven Elementary School but was later home schooled by his mother.
Film and TV Actor
Josh Hutcherson is signed to several talent agencies –
- Heyman Talent Agency
- Creative Artists Agency
- Father – Chris Hutcherson (Analyst for the EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency))
- Mother – Michelle Hutcherson (Former Delta Air Lines employee who now assists Josh)
- Brother – Connor Hutcherson
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
68 kg or 150 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
- Alexandra Burman – Josh was RUMORed to be dating with Swedish fashion and runway model. She is 3 years elder than Josh.
- Zoey Deutch – American actress, Zoey Deutch, who is best known for portraying Juliet Martin in The CW television series Ringer and Maya Bennett in the Disney Channel television series The Suite Life on Deck, was RUMORed to be dating with Hutcherson. Now, they are good friends.
- Leonie Kranzle – German model and actress, who is best known for the film “Love Pills” was RUMORed to be dating with Mr. Josh Hutcherson.
- Shannon Wada (January 2003 – August 2006) – American actress, Shannon Wada dated for more than 3 years with Josh from 2003 to 2006.
- AnnaSophia Robb (2007) – They first met on the sets of 2007 fantasy movie Bridge To Terabithia and dated for a short time before getting separated.
- Victoria Justice (January 2008 – March 2009) – Victoria and Josh had a nice time together for 1 year but in March 2009, they called it quits.
- Lanchen Mihalic (2009 – 2012) – Lanchen Mihalic dated Josh. They were seen on August 4, 2012, going for a movie date.
- Vanessa Hudgens (January 2011 – September 2011) – They first met in 2011 while filming for the 2012 movie Journey 2: The Mysterious Island. Their relationship status was confirmed by dailymail.co.uk.
- Ariana Grande (January 2012 – July 2012) – American actress, singer, and dancer Ariana dated for 6 months before getting separated. Though, it was a RUMOR as they were no confirmations.
- Francia Raisa (April 2012) – They had a fling together in April 2012. Again, it was a RUMOR.
- Chloe Bridges (2012) – Josh was RUMORed to have had a fling with actress Chloe Bridges in December 2012.
- Claudia Traisac (2013-Present) – Spanish actress, Claudia Traisac is currently dating Hutcherson. Josh met Claudia while filming for the 2014 thriller Escobar: Paradise Lost.
Race / Ethnicity
Extreme love for body art. He wants to ink every inch of his body.
He is ‘straight’ but has shown his interest in dating a man one day and turn ‘bisexual’.
Best Known For
His role in movies like Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), The Hunger Games (2012).
2003 American biographical comedy-drama film American Splendor as Robin.
First TV Show
Josh appeared in 2002 Television film Becoming Glen as Young Glen.
His debut TV show role was in American medical drama television series ER in episode: “First Snowfall” for his role as Matt.
Josh has worked on his body very much to get the desired body shape for “The Hunger Games”. He revealed that he was always eating eggs, chicken, and related foods to gain some bodyweight. He used to workout with ex-Navy Seal trainer Logan Hood, 5-6 days a week. Josh said that his body ached for 4 days after the training sessions ended.
He, in general plays basketball five times a week. It is a good cardio workout in the form of recreational activity.
See his exercise routine and diet plan.
Josh Hutcherson Favorite Things
- Favorite Movies – Dark Knight (2008), Jarhead (2005), Transformers (2007), Wanted Step Brothers (2008), Talladega Nights (2006), The Lion King (1994)
- Favorite Actor – Jake Gyllenhaal
- Favorite Color – Purple, blue
- Favorite Player – Rudi Johnson
- Favorite Clothing Brands – Modern Amusement, Ed Hardy
Josh Hutcherson Facts
- Josh has many pets – 3 dogs, named Diesel, Driver, and Nixon (a boxer), 2 cats – named, Jell-O and Paws and 1 fish.
- He decided that he would become an actor when he was 4 years old.
- He likes to relax by lying down on the floor and listening to music.
- He has several tattoos on his body. He wants to cover every inch of his body with tattoos. This is actually what he could have done if he weren’t an actor.
- Josh first had a tattoo on his body at the age of 17, and it was after getting permission from his mother.
- On his 13th birthday, he received a turtle as a gift from Kristen Stewart.
- He enjoys playing basketball and doing rock climbing.
- His favorite Christmas gift is Guitar Hero, which he got in 2006.
- Batman is his favorite superhero.
- His friends call him J Hutch.
- “Yellow Blankie” is a blanket owned by Josh and as a child, he used to carry it everywhere.
- Josh admits that he has a crush on Angelina Jolie and Jamie Lynn Spears (Britney Spears‘s sister).