Asia Argento Biography

(Actress)

More about the relationship

Asia Argento was in a relationship with musician Marco Castoldi (2000-2006). The couple has a daughter named Anna Lou.

After breaking up with Castoldi, Argento married director Michele Civetta in 2008. Then, her second child, son Nicola Giovanni, was born the same year. The couple separated in 2013.

In the year 2017, the actress cum director began a relationship with popular celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain. He died of an apparent suicide on 8 June 2018.

Argento also had consensual sexual relations with American former film producer Harvey Weinstein.

Relationship Facts of Asia Argento

  • Asia Argento is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Asia Argento?

Asia Argento is an Italian actress, model, writer, and director. Likely, she is well known for appearing in numerous European movies as well as for starring as Yelena in the American spy thriller movie ‘xXx.’

Also, she is famous for portraying various roles in a number of horror films including ‘Transylvania,’ ‘Demons 2’ and ‘Dracula 3D.

Asia Argento: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

Asia was born on September 20, 1975, in Rome, Italy. Her birth name is Aria Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento and she is currently 45 years old.

Her father’s name is Dario Argento (film director, producer, and screenwriter) and her mother’s name is Daria Nicolodi (composer).

She has two siblings namely, Fiore Argento, Anna Ceroli. She holds Italian citizenship and mixed (Italian- Ashkenazi Jewish) ethnicity. Her birth sign is Virgo.

Education, School/ College University

Talking about Asia’s education history, there is no much information about her academic achievements.

Asia Argento: Professional Life, Career

Talking about her profession, Asia Argento began her acting career at the age of nine when she was cast in a minor role in a movie by Sergio Citti. At the age of 18, she starred in her father’s flick ‘Trauma’.

In the year 1994, she appeared in the Italian comedy ‘Perdiamoci di vista’ and in the French film ‘Charlotte de Sauve La Reine Margot’. That year, Argento also made two short films namely ‘A ritroso’ and ‘Prospettive’.

Then, two years later, she acted in the drama film ‘Compagna di Viaggio’. Soon after this, she began appearing in English-language films, starting with the 1998 movies ‘New Rose Hotel’ and ‘B. Monkey’. During 2000, the Italian beauty wrote and directed her first fiction feature flick titled ‘Scarlet Diva’.

Two years later, she achieved wider recognition with her portrayal of the undercover spy Yelena in the American action movie ‘xXx’.

Additionally, Argento next directed her second feature film titled ‘The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things’ in 2004. Three years later, she starred in the period drama ‘The Last Mistress’. She then became a part of the project ‘Femina’. In May 2013, she released her debut album, ‘Total Entropy.’

In the following year, she had a supporting role in the British flick ‘Shongram’. In the year 2014, Argento also came up with her third feature film, ‘Misunderstood.’

In addition to her cinematic accomplishments, Asia Argento has authored a number of stories and articles for various magazines such as ‘L’Espresso’ and ‘Dynamo.’ Her first novel, ‘I Love You Kirk,’ was published in 1999.

She has also done a number of music videos including Placebo’s “This Picture”. Therefore, the Italian artist has modeled for the jeans brand Miss Sixty as well.

Awards, Nominations

Asia Argento won Diamant 13 (2009) at Capri Arts Award in 2009, she won Best Actress (Migliore Attrice Protagonista) for Compagna di Viaggio (1996), Best Actress (Migliore Attrice Protagonista) for Perdiamoci di vista (1994) at David di Donatello Awards.

Similarly, she won Best Actress (Migliore Attrice Protagonista) for La sindrome di Stendhal (1996) at Golden Ciak Awards. Likewise, she won Best Actress for Zoo (1988) at Bronze Gryphon.

She also won Best Actress (Migliore Attrice) for Isole (2011) at Golden Globe in 2012. She won  Scarlet Diva (2000) for Best Actress. She won De Generazione (1994) at Audience Award in 1994.

Asia Argento: Net Worth, Salary

This actress has an estimated net worth of around $16 million. But her salary and other incomes are not disclosed.

Asia Argento: Rumors and Controversy

Apparently, as a successful actress, Asia has proved to be good in her reel life as well as in real life. Moreover, she does not have any negative rumors or controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Asia Argento has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and she weighs is 60Kg. Additionally, she has a measurement of 35-23-31 inches and her bra size is 40B.

Her hair color is dark brown and her eyes color is dark brown. Furthermore, her dress size is unknown and her shoe size is 9 (US).

Social Media

Asia Argento is not active on any social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

 

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