Report: Asia Argento paid off sexual assault accuser

It was revealed via legal documents that Asia Argento paid former child actor Jimmy Bennett $380,000. Bennett claimed that Argento sexually assaulted him after he turned seventeen back in 2013. He states that the sexual assault was so traumatic that it affected his mental health and stymied his acting career.

Argento and Bennett worked together on the 2004 film The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things Where he played her son.