Topic: Wes Bentley

Is Woody Harrelson Hooking Up with One of His ‘Hunger Games’ Co-Stars?

Is Woody Harrelson Hooking Up with One of His 'Hunger Games' Co-Stars?

Oh, Hunger Games! We had high hopes that you would bypass all of the Hollywood behind-the-scenes bullshit and keep on with illustrating the perils of war and reality TV. But instead, two actors are boning even though one of them is married, and we have to figure out who they are. Yesterday Crazy Days and Nights posted a blind item about two stars on the Hunger Games set hooking up, teasing that it’s an older (married!) man and a much younger female co-star. More »

Wes Bentley Cast as Seneca Crane in ‘The Hunger Games’

Wes Bentley Cast as Seneca Crane in 'The Hunger Games'

Wes Bentley, perhaps best known as stoner filmmaker Ricky Fitts in 1999′s American Beauty, has been tapped to play Seneca Crane, the Head Gamemaker in The Hunger Games. Though they engineer the look and fake weather of the Arena, the Gamemakers are portrayed as less cruel than simply indifferent to the fates of the tributes they sabotage during the Games. I had always envisioned Crane as an older, tired man, but actually the idea of a thirtysomething Gamemaker fits into the motif of the Capitol and its residents as forever youthful beauties. More »