Argento at 2018 Cannes Film Festival
|Born||Aria Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento|
20 September 1975
|Other names||Aria Argento|
|Occupation||Actress, director, singer, model, DJ, writer|
(m. 2008; div. 2013)
|Partner(s)||Marco Castoldi (2000–2006)|
Asia Argento (Italian: [ˈaːsja arˈdʒɛnto]; born Aria Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento; 20 September 1975) is an Italian actress, singer, model, activist and director. She is the daughter of filmmaker Dario Argento.
In August 2018, an article published in The New York Times revealed that she sexually assaulted Jimmy Bennett, a then 17-year-old actor and musician, in a California hotel in 2013, and arranged to pay $380,000 to her accuser.
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- "Asia Argento Biography (1975–)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved 10 August 2008.
- "Anthony Bourdain shows off romance with Italian star Asia Argento". FoxNews.com. 16 May 2017. Retrieved 4 June 2017.
- "Asia Argento Says Anthony Bourdain's Suicide 'Obsession' Is 'Heart Wrenching:' 'I Never Knew'". PEOPLE.com. Retrieved 2018-07-18.
- Nyren, Erin (2018-08-20). "Asia Argento Settled With Sexual Assault Accuser Last Year (Report)". Variety. Retrieved 2018-08-20.
- Severson, Kim (August 19, 2018). "Asia Argento, Who Accused Weinstein, Made Deal With Her Own Accuser". The New York Times. Retrieved August 20, 2018.
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