Wes Bentley is a known name in the entertainment industry in America. He is an actor who came to limelight through his roles as the character Ricky Fitts in the series the American Beauty way back in 1999. In the year 2007; Wes acted the character Black heart in the epic Ghost Rider. In 2012, it was for his roles as Seneca Crane in The Hunger Games. Two years on, it was as Doyle in Interstellar. Going back to the documentary titled: MY Big Break, Wes was one of the four subjects of the documentary.
Like some of the mortals before him; he could not manage his success, he went into drugs despite his religious upbringing. His brand image was brought down low because of this drug issue; at this point in time, Wes was down but not out. He has to rebuild his career; the opportunity came in 2010 with his appearance in premier of Venus in fur. As detective John Lowe on the American horror movie: Hotel he was nominated for an award-Critics’ Choice Television Award.
Wes Bentley was born in Jones boro, Arkansas, US but he was raised in little rock. His mother was CHERIE Baker while the father is named David Bentley. The first marriage of Wes hit the rocks due to his involvement in drug abuse. He personally confessed that he is a drug addict and alcoholic. It lasted between the years 2001-2009 before the separation. He married Jacqui Swedberg in 2010 and the union is blessed with a daughter- Brooklyn born in 2014.
Sylvan Hills High School; Juilliard School.
Wes Bentley is currently worth $10 million.
Wes Bentley has starred in many films, prominent among them is the Oscar -winning film American Beauty.
- Occupation: Actor.
- Age: 38
- Date of Birth: September 4th
- Place of Birth: Jonesboro, Arkansas.
- Gender: Male.
- Height in m: 1.8
- Height in ft: 5’ 11”.
- Height in cm: 180.
- Weight in kg: 85.
- Weight in pounds:
- Hair color: Not given.
- Eyes color: Blue.
- Parents: Cherie Baker and David Bentley.
- Siblings: Brooklyn Bentley, Charles Bentley.
- Measurements: 107-41-81.
- Spouse: Jacqui Swedberg (m 2010).
- Nationality: American