Asia Argento Biography

BornSeptember 20, 1975
Age48 years
Early Life as well as Family
Aria Asia Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento, called Asia Argento, was born upon September 20, 1975, in Rome, Italy. She is the child of prominent Italian movie supervisor, film writer, and poet Dario Argento and actress Daria Nicolodi. Asia Argento matured in a family deeply ingrained in the home entertainment as well as artistic world. Her concerned grandparents, Alfredo Argento and also Elda Luxardo, were movie manufacturers and her maternal grandpa, Adelmo Nicolodi, was an author.

Occupation Beginnings
Asia Argento made her acting launching at the young age of 9, showing up in the film "Sogni e bisogni", directed by her papa Dario Argento. Throughout her teenage years, she remained to act in both movie as well as television, landing roles in "Demons 2" (1986) and "The Church" (1989). Her breakthrough role was available in the 1994 movie "Perdiamoci di vista", which made her the Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists' Silver Ribbon Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Surge to Fame and also International Recognition
In 1996, Argento starred in the seriously well-known movie "Traveling Companion", which won her the Best Actress Award at the Thessaloniki Film Festival. Her global innovation was available in 1998 when she played the duty of a rape survivor in the film "The Phantom of the Opera", directed by her dad Dario Argento. This function gained her extensive acknowledgment and also brought about more considerable roles in various other worldwide movies.

Over the next decade, Argento appeared in numerous movies, including "New Rose Hotel" (1998), "B. Monkey" (1998), "Les Misérables" (2000), and also "La Reine Margot" (1994). One of her most significant roles during this moment was as Yelena in the 2002 film "xXx" along with Vin Diesel.

Directing and Other Works
Along with her acting profession, Asia Argento is also an achieved director, screenwriter, and also singer. She made her directorial launching in 2000 with "Scarlet Diva", a semi-autobiographical film in which she likewise starred. The movie obtained honor at the International Film Festivals in Italy and also Amsterdam. In 2004, Argento guided and also starred in "The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things", based upon the controversial novel by JT LeRoy. Her other directorial jobs include "Misunderstood" (2014) and several video for artists like Marilyn Manson.

Argento has actually additionally focused on her songs occupation by launching an album entitled "Total Entropy" in 2013, which features cooperations with numerous musicians.

Activism as well as #MeToo Movement
Asia Argento has actually been a singing supporter for females's civil liberties as well as became a noticeable number in the #MeToo movement in 2017. She accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexually attacking her in the 1990s as well as turned into one of the initial women to publicly charge him of sexual transgression. Therefore, Argento faced reaction as well as victim-blaming, which she attended to with powerful speeches and meetings, inspiring much more survivors to come ahead with their tales.

In spite of encountering debates in her individual life, Asia Argento continues to be a significant number in the creative globe and also an enthusiastic supporter for ladies's civil liberties and social justice.

Personal Life
Asia Argento was wed to film supervisor Michele Civetta from 2008 to 2013, and the pair has a child named Nicola Giovanni. She likewise has actually a child called Anna Lou Castoldi from her partnership with Italian rock vocalist Marco Castoldi.

Our collection contains 3 quotes who is written / told by Asia.

Related authors: Dario Argento (Director), Vin Diesel (Actor), Harvey Weinstein (Producer), Marilyn Manson (Musician)


3 Famous quotes by Asia Argento

Small: Why did I spend all these years playing boring Europeans? I was made for action movies
"Why did I spend all these years playing boring Europeans? I was made for action movies"
Small: What you might see as depravity is, to me, just another aspect of the human condition
"What you might see as depravity is, to me, just another aspect of the human condition"
Small: Peoples attitudes about sex arent healthy anywhere, except maybe in those tribes where they go around n
"People's attitudes about sex aren't healthy anywhere, except maybe in those tribes where they go around naked"