Anthony Bourdain's Ex Shares Photo of Their 'Strong and Brave' Daughter
Anthony Bourdain’s second wife is speaking out about their “strong and brave” young daughter, in the wake of the star’s death.????Ottavia Busia-Bourdain posted a photo of Bourdain’s only child, 11-year-old Ariane, on Instagram.????In the caption, she wrote: “Our little girl had her concert today.
She was amazing.
So strong and brave.
She wore the boots you bought her.
I hope you are having a good trip, wherever you are.”????She and Bourdain married in 2007 and split in 2016, with Bourdain telling PEOPLE at the time: ????“There’s no drama here.
We get along really, really well and it’s not a big lifestyle change happening here.”????As for their daughter, Bourdain called her “the joy” of his life on The Taste in 2013.????According to E!, he also said: “It is the most glorious thing in the world to be the father of a little girl.
She warms my heart so much each day.”????On June 8th, Bourdain was found dead in an apparent suicide by hanging in a hotel room in France, where he was filming “Parts Unknown.