Josh Hutcherson Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Josh Hutcherson Net Worth 2020 – 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).
Biography of Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson was born on October 12, 1992, in the city of Union, Kentucky, USA. His father Chris Hutcherson was an analyst at the United States Environmental Protection Agency, while his mother Michelle was a Delta Airlines employee. He also has a younger brother named Cannon.
At the age of four, Josh began to show fondness for the entertainment industry. Although he was enrolled at New Haven Elementary School in Union he did not continue for long. He was more interested in acting.
During his childhood, he took part in a Kroger television commercial and also acted in a film about Vacation Bible School training.
However, he wanted to do more and so at the age of eight, he began to look for a suitable acting agency. Sensing his eagerness, his parents decided to let him try.
Michele, his mother, met acting coach Bob Luke and on his advice decided to take him to Los Angeles.
Once there, nine-year-old Josh began auditioning for various TV programs. At the same time, he continued his education at home under his mother’s tutelage.
Sometime later, he returned to Union and attended Ryle High School for one semester. He found it rather monotonous. However, he liked playing soccer and developed a lifelong passion for sports. He later went back to Hollywood to pursue his acting career.
He attended New Haven Elementary School in Union. After that, he returned to Kentucky to attend Ryle High School for one semester.
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 Mellarkin 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 People’s Choice Awards in 2013, and MTV Movie Awards and Teen Choice Awards in 2014. He will play Nathan Winer in the upcoming movie The Long Home.
Josh Hutcherson Net Worth
Josh has a net worth of 20 million dollars.