Josh Hutcherson on Journey 2, Playing Pranks, and The Hunger Games

Are you Team Peeta? If you don't know what that means, you soon will — Josh Hutcherson and his Hunger Games cast mates (Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth) are already feeling the effect of fan 'shipping wars of Twilight proportions, despite the tale's emphasis of survival over romance. This extra attention is helping boost Josh's profile — which is already, literally, quite big in Journey 2: The Mysterious Island in IMAX 3-D. In this sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth, his teen adventurer is aided by his stepdad (played by Dwayne Johnson) as they discover that Jules Verne's legendary island does exist, and that it's the same island written about by Jonathan Swift (in Gulliver's Travels) and Robert Louis Stevenson (in Treasure Island). The movie was shot in Hawaii, and Hutcherson was back there again doing press when Vulture got his call.  Read More...


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