She came up to me and said, ‘When I was in New York City, and I was starting to act, I wasn’t booking a lot of stuff, and my mom and I were talking about going back to Kentucky and maybe trying again when I was older. But I was really determined to not give up on acting, and I saw you in a newspaper as a boy from Kentucky who was making it in Hollywood. And I took it to my mom, and I was like, Look, he can do this. I can do this, too.’” He pauses, smiling at the memory. So she’s nominated for an Academy Award and she’s telling me that I inspired her to keep going. It really took me back.
We can’t even watch the movie together. It’s really really hard acting with your best friend because you have to pretend to be somebody else, and they are pretending to be somebody else and you have to keep eye contact with them and be serious. It’s really hard.
“Jennifer and Josh are the funniest pair and a joy to watch. They have a language all their own, and it’s really funny. The chemistry that they have on screen is really a reflection of the friendship they have off screen.” - Jeffrey Wright
Lenny Kravitz (about Jennifer) : “She has no internal filter, no system of selection of words” Elizabeth Banks: “She does. The filter name is Josh Hutcherson. He really helps her.”
“You can totally tell that Jenn and Josh adore each other.” - Megan Hayes
“Jen and Josh’s amazing relationship and the amount of new ways they could fuck with each other. Yeah the chemistry between those two is sort of (a gift) yeah it’s incredible.” - Jena Malone and Sam Claflin.
We long for each other….so badly. We do miss each other. We’re both in like different parts of the world filming and stuff. It’s hard to get to see each other, so it’s nice when we get to come together again and have a good time.