He played Jess Aarons in the 2007 Disney fantasy drama film Bridge to Terabithia.
Joshua Ryan Hutcherson was born on October 12th, 1992 in Union, Kentucky to Michelle and Chris Hutcherson. He has one younger brother, Connor. From the age of four, Josh knew that he wanted to be an actor. In order to pursue his goal, Josh and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was nine years old.
- Has one younger brother, Connor Hutcherson.
- His mother, Michelle Fightmaster, is a former Delta Airlines employee, and his father, Chris, is an analyst for the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency).
- Good friends with Bridge to Terabithia co-star, AnnaSophia Robb.
- He has two dogs named Diesel and Nixon.