• Asia Argento Joins ‘X Factor' Italy as Judge

    24 days ago - By The Wrap

    Italian actress and outspoken Harvey Weinstein accuser Asia Argento is joining “X Factor” in Italy as a judge, producer FremantleMedia said on Thursday.
    Argento, who costarred opposite Vin Diesel in 2002's “xXx,” has been in the news regularly after telling Ronan Farrow last year that she was raped by Weinstein at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival. And at this year's Cannes gathering, Argento called out Harvey Weinstein for his “crimes,” and put other predators in the industry on notice, promising, “We're not going to allow you to get away with it any longer.”
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  • Asia Argento To Judge ‘The X Factor Italy', Calls It A “Bittersweet” Return To Primetime Television In The Country

    24 days ago - By Deadline

    Asia Argento is to star as a judge on The X Factor in Italy. The xXx star called it a "bittersweet" return to primetime television TV in the country, "where I was slut-shamed for months”.
    Argento, who has recorded a number of collaborations with rock stars such as Placebo frontman Brian Molko, will join the judging panel alongside rapper Fedez, rock star Manuel Agnelli and record exec Mara Maionchi.
    The show is produced by FremantleMedia Italy for Sky Italia 's Uno...
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