In 2000 Wes won a SAG award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture for American Beauty.
Wes, a huge soccer fan, also helped form the school soccer team, and served as its co-captain.
In American Beauty, he smoked honey tobacco with Kevin Spacey for the pot-smoking scenes.
He was cast as Lestat in The Queen Of The Damned before dropping out and being replaced by Stuart Townsend.
He was a drum major in high school.
His religion or state of mind is Taoism.
Wes Bentley: You treat characters like people you meet in life-friends or mentors.
Wes Bentley: In the heat of battle it ceases to be an idea or a flag for which we fight. Rather we fight for the man on our right or left. When the years fall away, all that remains are the memories of those precious moments we spent side by side.