The prosecutor of Colmar in France’s Alsace region has confirmed that Anthony Bourdain hanged himself in the bathroom of his hotel room in France. Bourdain is seen here in the CNN series “Parts Unknown”.
He never minced words or lied about his past, regularly speaking about his heroin addiction and the times he thought about ending his own life.
One of Bourdain’s ex-girlfriends, the journalist and author Paula Froelich posted an Instagram post honoring his memory once the news broke. He was 61 and is survived by his 11-year-old daughter Ariane. His brilliant storytelling, blatant honesty, and willingness to speak whatever came to his mind are what solidified him as a star in his field. Soon after his first marriage ended in 2005, as Bourdain related in his book “Medium Raw”, he was “aimless and regularly suicidal” during a stretch in the Caribbean.
Argento reportedly lives in Vigna Clara, which is north of Rome.
The company released a statement about her death: “Although Kate has not been affiliated with the brand for more than a decade, she and her husband and creative partner, Andy, were the founders of our beloved brand”. I really can’t talk about him.
He continued: “I pray he is at peace from the bottom of my heart”. I like waking up with things to do.
In an earlier interview on the road with People, Bourdain said he had no plans to retire. “She made it incredible”.
As for Africa, Bourdain declared the continent, “one of the best arguments for travel I can think of”, and lauded its ability to exist as a “functioning multicultural, multilingual, extraordinarily TOLERANT society”.
Before he got into television, he worked as a chef at the NY restaurant. Photo: AAPIt isn’t clear how or why he killed himself, but tests are being done. “They were good friends”, Karen Reynolds, director of CNN PR and longtime “Parts Unknown” publicist, told People. Bourdan and Ripert, who has appeared on the show a few times, rode a tandem bicycle together. She kept her head down most of the time and according to TMZ, she may actually be headed to Anthony’s funeral.
Stelter aired photos of some of the tributes to Bourdain at CNN headquarters in Atlanta and NY. Add Anthony Bourdain as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Anthony Bourdain news, video, and analysis from ABC News.
Anthony Bourdain’s mother said she had no indication that her son might have been thinking of suicide.
This week’s report found that many suicides were in people with no known mental illness.
After he and Putkoski split, Bourdain said he coped by self-medicating and behaving “in a completely irresponsible and suicide way”. Check out Buzzfeed to learn what happens on hotline calls and see what resources are available. “I was doing everything possible-smoking pot, drink-driving-to invite that”. Bourdain, she said “did much for overlooked causes and cuisines, including that of Vietnam”.
“It wasn’t that it was even a contentious divorce, there was no long, litigious battle; it’s just a bad thing when a relationship that great ends”, he added.