Walk Through the Highs and Lows of His Career – Wes Bentley Books Ryan Murphy’s Pilot

He’s survived plastic bag jokes, the pressures of fame, and, more admirably, drug addiction, which brought his once-promising career to a halt. But, hot off the heels of ‘Hunger Games,’ the actor has booked his next high-profile role as the star in Ryan Murphy’s HBO pilot ‘Open.’ (In the drama, he’ll play a man with many theories on sexuality.) Read on to see how substance abuse made Bentley put on the brakes, and how he came speeding right back into Hollywood. Wes Bentley’s road in Hollywood has been rough.