CNN pulls episodes of Bourdain's Parts Unknown featuring Asia Argento

CNN has pulled episodes of Anthony Boudain's Parts Unknown series that feature girlfriend Asia Argento. 

The removal comes as the actress faces allegations she had sex with actor Jimmy Bennett while he was underage and paid him $380,000 in hush money. 

Two of the episodes of the late Bourdain's show feature Argento - one in which the late chef deemed 'our most beautiful show, and another set in Hong Kong which Bourdain called a 'professional highlight' of his career.  

'This was a very special show for me because it was an odd and miraculous confluence of events,' Bourdain said of the Hong Kong episode, which Argento directed and aired shortly before his death.    

CNN pulled two episodes of Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown featuring girlfriend Asia Argento

CNN pulled two episodes of Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown featuring girlfriend Asia Argento

The late Bourdain deemed the Rome episode their 'most beautiful show', the couple are pictured on set of the episode where they met 

The late Bourdain deemed the episode their 'most beautiful show', the couple are pictured on set of the episode where they met 

'In light of the recent news reports about Asia Argento, CNN will discontinue airing past episodes of Parts Unknown that included her, until further notice,' a CNN spokesperson told BuzzFeed News

Since Bourdain's suicide in June, his girlfriend has been in the spotlight with allegations against her that she sexually assaulted a 17-year-old actor when she was 37

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