Asia Argento

Asia Argento is an Italian actress and singer. She is the daughter of Italian filmmaker Dario Argento and had roles in several of his movies. She is best known to American audiences for her appearances in XXX, Land of the Dead and Marie Antoinette. Argento was one of the 13 women included in the first October 2017 New Yorker report about Harvey Weinstein's sexual harassment and assault. In 2018, the New York Times revealed that she had reached a settlement with Jimmy Bennett, a former child actor who claimed that Argento had sexually assaulted  him in 2013 when he was 17 and she was 37. She was in a relationship with Anthony Bourdain at the time of his suicide in 2018. 
Asia Argento
Full Name
Aria Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento


How did Anthony Bourdain meet Asia Argento?

Asia Argento met Anthony Bourdain when she appeared on his CNN travel series, Parts Unknown, in 2016. They began dating a year later.

What is Asia Argento doing now?

Asia Argento released an album, Music From My Bed, in 2021. She starred in the Italian film, Black Glasses, directed by her father Dario Argento, in 2022.

What did Asia Argento accuse Harvey Weinstein of?

Asia Argento claimed in a profile in the New Yorker that Harvey Weinstein forced oral sex on her in 1997. Weinstein denied any claims of non-consensual sexual encounters at the time although he was later found guilty of rape and sexual assault relating to accusations from two other women.

Most Recent

Anthony Bourdain Doc Director Defends Decision to Not Interview Asia Argento: 'People Can Disagree'
Director Morgan Neville is speaking out about his decision to not include Asia Argento in his documentary about the late chef
Asia Argento Honors Late Boyfriend Anthony Bourdain for His 65th Birthday: 'Missing You Every Day'
"Cherishing each moment we shared in our life together," Asia Argento wrote
Asia Argento Accuses Director Rob Cohen of Sexually Assaulting Her During Filming of XxX
Asia Argento has alleged that she was drugged and raped by Rob Cohen during the filming of the 2002 film
Actress Daria Nicolodi Dies at Age 70: 'Now You Can Fly Free,' Says Daughter Asia Argento
"I feel I have lost my only true point of reference," Asia Argento wrote in a tribute
Asia Argento Says Harvey Weinstein's Guilty Verdict 'Goes Out to' Anthony Bourdain
"Thank you to all the brave women," Asia Argento wrote on Instagram
Harvey Weinstein Accusers and Their Supporters React to Guilty Verdict: 'Beginning of Justice'
Harvey Weinstein was convicted of criminal sex act in the first degree and rape in the third degree

More Asia Argento

Asia Argento Walks Runway at Paris Fashion Week Months After Facing Sexual Assault Claims
Asia Argento walked the runway for Antonio Grimaldi's Spring/Summer 2019 collection on Monday
Rose McGowan Apologizes to Asia Argento Over Sexual Abuse Allegations as Argento Responds
Rose McGowan has issued an apology to former friend Asia Argento after she assumed accuser Jimmy Bennett had sent her sexually explicit texts at 12
Asia Argento Threatens Rose McGowan with Legal Action for 'Lies' About Alleged Sexual Assault

Asia Argento wants Rose McGowan to apologize for the "horrendous lies" she's allegedly made about the Italian actress