|Born||Asia Aria Anna Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento|
September 20, 1975
|Other name(s)||Aria Argento|
Asia Aria Anna Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento (born September 20, 1975) is an Italian television and film actress and director. Events 451 - The Battle of Chalons takes place in North Eastern France. Year 1975 ( MCMLXXV) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Rome ( Roma ˈroma Roma is the capital city of Italy and Lazio, and is Italy's largest and most populous city with more than 2 Italy (Italia officially the Italian Republic, (Repubblica Italiana is located on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe, and on the two largest Events 451 - The Battle of Chalons takes place in North Eastern France. Year 1975 ( MCMLXXV) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Italy (Italia officially the Italian Republic, (Repubblica Italiana is located on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe, and on the two largest Television ( TV) is a widely used Telecommunication medium for sending ( Broadcasting) and receiving moving Images, either monochromatic An actor, actress, player or thespian (see terminology) is a person who Acts in a Dramatic production and who works A film director, or filmmaker, is a person who directs the making of a Film.
Argento was born in Rome. Rome ( Roma ˈroma Roma is the capital city of Italy and Lazio, and is Italy's largest and most populous city with more than 2 The City of Rome's register office refused to acknowledge Asia as an appropriate name, and instead officially inscribed her as Aria Argento.  Despite this, she uses the name Asia Argento professionally. ("Asia" is pronounced [ˈaːsia] in Italian). Her mother is actress Daria Nicolodi and her father is Dario Argento, an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter well known for his work in the Italian giallo genre, and for his influence on modern horror and slasher movies. Daria Nicolodi (born 19 June 1950) is an Italian actress and screenwriter Dario Argento (born September 7 1940) is an Italian Film director, producer and Screenwriter. Her great-grandfather was composer Alfredo Casella. Alfredo Casella ( Turin, July 25 1883 - Rome, March 5 1947) was an Italian Composer.  Argento has said that as a child she was lonely and depressed due, in part, to her parents' work.  Her father used to read her his scripts as bedtime stories.  At age eight, Asia published a book of poems.  At the age of fourteen, Asia ran away from her house.  She was also an introvert and read to make up for having no friends. 
In an interview with Filmmaker Magazine she stated that she was agoraphobic while she was writing Scarlet Diva and that she could not leave her apartment for months. Agoraphobia is an Anxiety disorder, often precipitated by the fear of having a Panic attack in a setting from which there is no easy means of escape Scarlet Diva is a 2000 Italian movie by actress and first time director and Writer Asia Argento.  She said: "I was afraid to go out of my apartment for a long time, I could only go out to work. "
Asia Argento has mentioned in interviews that she does not have a close relationship with her father.  She has mentioned that he was absent when she was a child.  She has also mentioned that she did not have a happy childhood.  Regarding her relationship with her father and her reason for acting, she has stated that:
|“||I never acted out of ambition; I acted to gain my father’s attention. It took a long time for him to notice me – I started when I was nine, and he only cast me when I was 16. And he only became my father when he was my director. I always thought it was sick to choose looking at yourself on a big screen as your job. There has to be something crooked in your mind to want to be loved by everybody. It’s like being a prostitute, to share that intimacy with all those people.||”|
Asia Argento started acting at the age of nine  playing a small part in a film by Sergio Citti. Sergio Citti was an Italian director and screenwriter He has often worked with Pier Paolo Pasolini, but had worked for others such as Ettore Scola.  She was directed by her father Dario Argento in one of her first works, The Church (1989), when she was 12, and Trauma (1993), when she was 16. Events Actress Kim Basinger and her brother Mick purchase Braselton Georgia for $20 million The year 1993 in film involved many significant films (For more about films in foreign languages check sources in those languages  During this film she also had her first nude scene. She received the David di Donatello (Italy's version of Hollywood's Academy Award) for Best Actress in 1994 for her performance in Perdiamoci di vista!, and again in 1996 for Compagna di viaggio, which also earned her a Grolla d'oro award. David di Donatello, named after Donatello's David, is a Movie Award assigned each year for cinematic performances and production by Ente David di In 1998, Argento began appearing in English-language movies, such as B. Monkey and New Rose Hotel, with Christopher Walken. New Rose Hotel is a 1998 Film by director Abel Ferrara, based on a William Gibson story of the same name Christopher Walken (born March 31 1943 is an American Film and Theatre Actor.
Argento has proven her ability to work in multiple languages, adding French to the list of languages in which she has performed, with a role in 1994's La Reine Margot. This article is on the 1994 film For other adaptations of the Dumas novel see La Reine Margot (novel. That same year, she made her first foray into directing, calling the shots behind the short films Prospettive and A ritroso. In 1996, she directed a documentary on her father, and in 1998 a second one on Abel Ferrara, which won her the Rome Film Festival Award. Abel Ferrara (born July 19, 1951 in The Bronx) is an American movie Screenwriter and director. She directed and wrote her first movie called Scarlet Diva (2000), which was co-produced by Dario Argento. A film director, or filmmaker, is a person who directs the making of a Film. A writer is anyone who creates a written work although the word usually designates those who write creatively or professionally as well as those who have written in many different forms Scarlet Diva is a 2000 Italian movie by actress and first time director and Writer Asia Argento. Dario Argento (born September 7 1940) is an Italian Film director, producer and Screenwriter.  Four years later directed her second movie, The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004), based on a book by JT LeRoy, this time in the United States. The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things is a 2004 Film directed by and starring Asia Argento. Jeremiah "Terminator" LeRoy was a Pen name of American Writer Laura Albert. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the According to a Paris Review interview with author and con artist Laura Albert, who was the brain behind JT LeRoy, Argento and Savannah Knoop, who "played" JT at the time, became lovers. The Paris Review is an English-language Literary magazine based in New York City. A confidence trick or confidence game (also known as a bunko, con, flim flam, gaffle, grift, scam, scheme Laura Victoria Albert (born 1965 is the author of writings credited to the fictional teenage persona of JT LeRoy, a long-running literary Hoax in which LeRoy Savannah Knoop (born circa 1981 is an American Fashion designer and DJ who was identified by The New York Times on January 9 
In addition to her cinematic accomplishments, Argento has written a number of stories for magazines such as Dynamo and L'Espresso, while her first novel, titled I Love You Kirk, was published in Italy in 1999. Italy (Italia officially the Italian Republic, (Repubblica Italiana is located on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe, and on the two largest She has modeled for and endorses the brand "Miss Sixty". The band Hondo Maclean from South Wales, gained Argento's interest when they wrote a track named after her. Hondo Maclean was a Post-hardcore / Metalcore outfit from Bridgend, Wales. She liked the track so much she sent them pictures which they used as the cover of their 2004 EP Chasing Angels. Chasing Angels is the second studio EP by Welsh Post-hardcore band Hondo Maclean, released on November 3, 2003 by
From the 17th to the 25th of October 2006, Argento contributed a video diary to Nick Knight's website, SHOWstudio. The title of the 54 entries/episodes was "Don't Bother To Knock" and detailed Argento's daily life with three entries (noon, 6 pm and midnight) posted every day. The content of the entries were partially controlled by a discussion forum and together formed a cohesive whole, a sort of "mini-movie" anyone could view for free. In the clips Argento discusses topics such as freaks, her father, Fellini and her sexuality; she also journals a pregnancy, a new love interest and her unraveling psyche. All of these issues come to a head before Argento's final revelations and good-byes. The last visual of the diary is a digitally manipulated portrait of Argento taken by Knight, slowly burning away.
She appeared in Placebo's music video, This Picture, and featured on a cover version of Je t'aime... moi non plus with Placebo frontman Brian Molko and dance producers Trash Palace. Placebo are an Alternative rock band formed in London in 1994 currently comprising Brian Molko, Stefan Olsdal and Steve Forrest " This Picture " is a single by alternative rock band Placebo. For the film see Je t'aime moi non plus (film. For the album see Jane Birkin Serge Gainsbourg. Brian Molko (born December 10, 1972, in Belgium) is a Songwriter, Lead vocalist and Guitarist of the band Placebo Argento has also starred in Catherine Breillat's period drama, Une vieille maîtresse (An Old Mistress). Catherine Breillat (born July 13, 1948) is a French Filmmaker and Novelist. 
She speaks fluent Italian and English. Italian ( or lingua italiana) is a Romance language spoken by about 63 million people as a First language, primarily in Italy. English is a West Germanic language originating in England and is the First language for most people in the United Kingdom, the United States She can also speak French, which she learned for her role in Les Morsures de L’Aube. French ( français,) is a Romance language spoken around the world by 118 million people as a native language and by about 180 to 260 million people 
Argento has been romatically linked with Sergio Rubini, Michael Pitt and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers. Sergio Rubini ( December 21, 1959) is an Italian actor and film director Michael Carmen Pitt (born April 10, 1981) is an American Actor and Musician. Jonathan Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O’Keeffe; 27 July 1977) is an Irish Film and Television Actor 
Her first child, Anna Lou, was born on 20 June 2001. Events 451 - Battle of Chalons: Flavius Aetius ' defeats Attila the Hun. Year 2001 ( MMI) was a Common year starting on Monday according to the Gregorian calendar.  Italian rock and roll musician Marco Castoldi (lead singer of Bluvertigo), also known as Morgan, is the father. Italy (Italia officially the Italian Republic, (Repubblica Italiana is located on the Italian Peninsula in Southern Europe, and on the two largest Rock and roll (also known as rock 'n' roll) is a form of Music that evolved in the United States in the late 1940s and early 1950s with roots in mostly African A musician is a person who plays or writes Music. Musicians can be classified by their roles in creating or performing music An instrumentalist plays a Bluvertigo is an Italian band formed in 1992. Their first name was "Golden Age" and former members are Morgan (Marco Castoldi Andy (Andrea Fumagalli and Marco  She named her daughter after her half-sister, who died in a motorcycle accident.  She and her daughter live in Rome.  In March of 2008 She expects a new child in the fall with her new boyfriend, the film-director Michele Civetta. They will be married in Summer.
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Argento, Asia Aria Anna Maria Vittoria Rossa|
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||Actor, film director|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1975-9-20|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Rome, Italy|
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