In 2011, he landed the leading role of Peeta Mellark in the box office record-setting film series The Hunger Games, released annually from 2012 to 2015, for which he won three MTV Movie Awards and a People's Choice Award.
During the same period he also played a lead role in Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012) and a voice role in the animated film Epic (2013).
He is also heavily involved in the gay–straight alliance chapter called "Straight But Not Narrow".
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).
Paietta describes his character of Jesse Aarons as "an introverted boy with four sisters, a financially strapped family, and a real talent for drawing" whose life is turned around when Leslie Burke (Anna Sophia Robb) arrives, with whom he creates an imaginary utopian world.
Hutcherson's next role was in Firehouse Dog (2007), in which he played Shane Fahey, a firefighter's son who befriends a dog.
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Hulu has given a series order to Josh Hutcherson’s “Future Man,” a 13-episode half-hour comedy series executive produced by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Matt Tolmach and James Weaver.Hutcherson said of the filming: "That was an amazing experience. There were beaches everywhere and all sorts of forests.We took little road trips everywhere and just had a lot of fun." Author Ann C.The series also stars Eliza Coupe, Derek Wilson, Ed Begley Jr. The story was written by executive producers Ariel Shaffir and Kyle Hunter, and Howard Overman, with a teleplay by Shaffir and Hunter. The comedy marks the first half-hour series from the “Sausage Party” duo, who currently executive produce comic book drama “Preacher” for AMC.“Future Man” is the latest in Hulu’s expanding slate of original programming, which includes current comedies “Casual,” “The Mindy Project” and “Difficult People,” drama “The Path” and upcoming series “Chance,” starring Hugh Laurie; “Shut Eye,” with Isabella Rossellini and Jeffrey Donovan; and an adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale,” starring Elisabeth Moss and Joseph Fiennes.His first film role was in Miracle Dogs (2003) on Animal Planet, followed by a motion-capture performance in The Polar Express (2004) and a voice-acting role in Howl's Moving Castle (2005).