About Wes Bentley
Wesley Cook Bentley (born September 4, 1978) is an American actor best known for his roles as Ricky Fitts in ‘American Beauty’, which earned him a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Supporting Actor, Seneca Crane in ‘The Hunger Games’, Doyle in ‘Interstellar’ and Erik in ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’. He was one of four subjects in the documentary ‘My Big Break’, which covered his fame after ‘American Beauty’ and struggles with substance abuse. Rebuilding his career, he starred in the premiere of ‘Venus in Fur’ by David Ives in the off-Broadway production in 2010. His other film roles include ‘The Four Feathers’, ‘Ghost Rider’, ‘P2’, and ‘Pete’s Dragon’.
Wes Bentley began appearing in the FX anthology series ‘American Horror Story’, playing Edward Mordrake in ‘Freak Show’, Detective John Lowe in ‘Hotel’, for which he received a Critics’ Choice Television Award nomination, and Dylan (the actor who plays Ambrose White in ‘My Roanoke Nightmare’) in the series’ sixth cycle, subtitled ‘Roanoke’. In 2018, Bentley also began starring in the Paramount Network original television series ‘Yellowstone’. Learn More…