Josh Hutcherson On Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch 2011
Josh Hutcherson is featured in Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch 2011. Other featured actors includes Benedict Cumberbatch, Jean Dujardin, Luke Evans, Felicity Jones, Taylor KitschB, Brit Marling, Elizabeth Olsen, Octavia Spencer and Shailene Woodley.
In the interview with Variety, Josh Hutcherson shared a little on what he thinks of Peeta Mellark, how he got into entertainment industry and more.
At 19, Josh Hutcherson has already appeared in nearly 30 films, but none as hotly anticipated as “The Hunger Games.”
Pic is based on the bestselling dystopian novels by Suzanne Collins, and Hutcherson is set to play the beloved tribute fighter Peeta Mellark.
“Peeta is the closest version of myself that I’ve ever gotten to play in a movie,” Hutcherson says. “His core belief is not letting the world around him change who he is. I have never let anything around me affect what I believe, which is that you treat others the way you want to be treated.”
Do check out the rest of the interview at Variety.