STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 135 this week

Wes Bentley


Wes Bentley is an American actor who first became well-known via his role in the Oscar-winning film American Beauty (1999), in which he played the soulful, artistic next-door neighbor Ricky Fitts. He also portrayed gamemaker Seneca Crane in The Hunger Games (2012), and co-stars in Lovelace (2013) as photographer Thomas. Wesley Cook Bentley born ... See full bio »

Wes Bentley on Twitter

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 images
created 26 Mar 2011
 
a list of 46 people
created 27 May 2011
 
a list of 24 people
created 08 Dec 2012
 
a list of 30 people
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 21 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Wes Bentley's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 6 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (45 credits)
 2015 Broken Vows (post-production)
Patrick
 2015 Amnesiac
Man
 2015 Final Girl
 2015 Knight of Cups
Barry
 2014 Open (TV Movie)
Evan Foster
 2014 Welcome to Me
Gabe Ruskin
 2014 Cesar Chavez
Jerry Cohen
 2014 After The Fall
Bill Scanlon
 2014 The Better Angels
Mr. Crawford
 2014 3 Nights in the Desert
Travis
 2013 Pioneer
Mike
 2012 Hidden Moon
Victor Brighton
 2012 Stars in Shorts
Man
 2012 Hirokin: The Last Samurai
Hirokin
 2012/I Gone
Peter Hood
 2012 Underworld: Awakening
Antigen Scientist (uncredited)
 2011 Tilda (TV Movie)
 2011 After-School Special (Short)
Man
 2009 The Tomb
Jonathan
 2009 The Greims (Short)
Donnie Greims
 2009 Dolan's Cadillac
Robinson
 2008/I The Last Word
Evan
 2007 P2
Thomas
 1999 The White River Kid
White River Kid
 1998 Beloved
Schoolteacher's Nephew
 1998 Three Below Zero
Julian Fincher
 1995 Serendipity Lane (Short)
Lonnie
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (11 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Venus in Fur, playing Thomas Novachek, at Classic Stage Company, New York City, USA See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on what happened after American Beauty (1999)] - I wanted fame, but I thought it would be incremental, and I became afraid of the overnight-sensation thing. I started walking into rooms, and everyone would look at me, and I would freeze up. People kept saying, "You have to find your next movie" and that didn't make life any better. See more »

Trivia:

Stated in an interview on the DVD of "There Be Dragons" that his sobriety was inspired during filming by someone else on the set who had been sober for two years. He stopped drinking and doing drugs during filming, with this person's help, and experienced a whole spiritual renewal in his life. He has been sober ever since. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Batman? SuperDan89
Look-a-like samuel_w88
Just an Opinion or Five loup_garou13
On freak show, sounds like Stewie from Family Guy? mikey_milouk
Wes Bentley confirmed as a regular cast member on AHS: Hotel lunakasha
What film is he in in this gif? dragonqueen393
Discuss Wes Bentley on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page