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Wes Bentley will star in Ryan Murphy's HBO pilot Open, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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The drama is a modern exploration of sexuality and relationships. The Hunger Games actor will play Evan, a handsome, arrogant and charismatic blowhard who loves espousing his theories on human sexuality.

Murphy (Glee, American Horror Story) and Lauren Gussis (Dexter) will write and executive-produce the project alongside Horror Story's Dante Di Loreto.