Jess Aarons and new girl Leslie Burke create a world of their own and call it Terabithia and pretend to be the king and queen. They return to their magical kingdom every day after school. Written by
Adam Carpenter <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
, who was the real-life inspiration for the character of Jess Aarons, the son of Katherine Paterson
(author of the original book), and producer and screenwriter for the remake Bridge to Terabithia
, referred to this version as being "like the crazy cousin that nobody talks about" and went on to say that "no one on our side was either involved with it or happy with the final product". See more
When Mr. Aarons is trying to console a distraught Jess, he calls him "Hex" at one point (in both DVD versions). See more
Jesse Oliver Aarons, Jr.
On your mark. Get set. Go!
Referenced in The Simpsons: Penny-Wiseguys