Tag: Anthony Bourdain

TMZ Report Contradicts Asia Argento’s Claim of No ‘Sexual Relationship’ with Minor

TMZ released a photograph and what it says are text messages proving Asia Argento had sex with 17-year-old Jimmy Bennett. On Monday, the New York Times dropped a nuke on #MeToo heroine Argento, an Italian film actress and director who was one of the first to level accusations against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. According […]

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CNN to create one final season of ‘Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown’

Thank goodness, CNN is giving Parts Unknown fans a proper send off. The docuseries’ home network has confirmed a final season of Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown is in the works, according to an LA Times report. Plans are in place for CNN to deliver a fall premiere. Bourdain’s death in June left viewers speculating on […]

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Anthony Bourdain Thought Bill Clinton Was a ‘Gropey’ ‘Piece of Shit’

One of the last interviews Anthony Bourdain gave before his suicide last month was published over the weekend, a sprawling conversation touching on politics, travel, work, and the cause he took up devoutly before he passed at 61: the #MeToo movement. Bourdain was a fervently outspoken male ally, defending victims and calling out their alleged […]

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On Day of Chicago Vlogger’s Funeral, Friend is Slain

Coverage Falls to Postings on Social Media Immigrants Held a Special Place With Bourdain Washington Post Breaks Story of Migrant’s Suicide Cortes Fights On Despite Losing Lawsuit What to Know About the Repeal of Net Neutrality Google’s Parent Elevates Attention to Diversity Press and Public Don’t Fully Understand Each Other Oren Dorell, USA Today Reporter, […]

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Anthony Bourdain Was Remarkable Because He Possessed Qualities That Shouldn’t Be

Chef Anthony Bourdain (center) dines with guests at the (RED) Supper hosted by Mario Batali with Anthony Bourdain on June 2, 2016, in New York City.Photo: Mike Coppola (Getty Images) There is no shortage of affecting, poignant, gleaming and evocative tributes to Anthony Bourdain today, as those changed by his life and overwhelmed by his […]

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Report: Calls To Suicide Prevention Hotline Rise In Days Following Spade, Bourdain Deaths

Ryan Mayer This week, we lost two celebrities to suicide in television host Anthony Bourdain and designer Kate Spade. According to the USA Today, the deaths of Spade and Bourdain have led to a rise in the number of calls made to suicide prevention hotlines. Dan Reidenberg, the executive director of the Suicide Awareness Voices of Education, […]

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Anthony Bourdain Of ‘Parts Unknown’ Dead At 61

(CNN) — Anthony Bourdain, a gifted storyteller and writer who took CNN viewers around the world, has died. He was 61. CNN confirmed Bourdain’s death on Friday and said the cause of death was suicide. “It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain,” the network said […]

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Celebrity Chef Anthony Bourdain Commits Suicide

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, host of CNN’s “Parts Unknown,” has committed suicide at the age of 61. Bourdain, who was in France filming a segment for his show, was discovered unresponsive in his hotel room Friday morning by Eric Ripert, a close friend of the chef. “It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and […]

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