Rose McGowan breaks down over Anthony Bourdain's death

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CNN confirmed Bourdain's passing in a statement, listing the cause of death as suicide.

Has a history of drug addiction.

Anthony and Asia announced they were in a couple in May a year ago.

While Speaking with Anderson Cooper about the iconic episode, Bourdain said, 'I've never seen a guy enjoy a cold beer and a low plastic stool more than President Obama, by the way'.

According to the prosecutor of Colmar in France's Alsace region, Bourdain hanged himself in the bathroom of his French hotel room.

Chefs Eric Ripert (L) and Anthony Bourdain attend a screening of "Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown: Japan with Masa" in New York City.

In his 2000 book Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly - the book that would propel him to fame - Bourdain spoke about using cocaine, heroin, LSD, weed and mushrooms.

"A Cook's Tour" was a travel and food show, hosted by Anthony Bourdain.

He told Indie Wire in an interview published June 3: "Look, anytime I can get work out of Asia - even random suggestions... that's a huge help to the show", he said. "It's a shame I have to live with". "I know it's been a couple of days, but it is still so raw".

"The customers love it, many take photos next to the table", Ms Nga told the BBC earlier this year, adding: "For us, it is a nice memory that we will cherish forever".

"When you've seen what I've seen on a regular basis it changes your world view", he said.

Bourdain died by suicide while in France filming an episode of his Emmy-winning CNN food and travel programme Parts Unknown, the network said yesterday. I saw nothing that would indicate what happened like why this would happen. "I suppose I've learnt humility. I would ask that you respect their privacy and mine". "To have a man of his stature rise up and befriend me, it meant a lot to me".

"He is absolutely the last person in the world I would have ever dreamed would do something like this", she told the publication, which was a longtime editor for.

Asia Argento and Anthony Bourdain.

Rose, 44, - who has battled with her own mental health issues after claims she was sexually assaulted by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein - became friends with the culinary master when he showed support over the allegations.

"Anthony loved drinking and eating, tasting the delights of the world immersing himself in other cultures and countries - bringing the rest of us along on his journey", Cooper said, showing many clips of Bourdain's show "Parts Unknown".