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Coco Austin

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Ethnicity  American
Role  Actress ·
Years active  1998–present
Height  1.57 m

Children  1
Siblings  Kristy Williams
Name  Coco Austin
On the left is Coco Austin at the beach in a bikini while on the right is Coco looking fierce and sexy in her black dress
Full Name  Nicole Natalie Austin
Born  March 17, 1979 (age 38) (1979-03-17) Tarzana, California, U.S.
Other names  Coco, Coco Marie Austin, Coco Marie, Coco-T
Occupation  Actress, model, dancer, web personality
Relatives  Steve Austin (father)Tina Austin (mother)
Spouse  Ice-T (m. 2001), Mike Williams (m. 1999–2001)
Movies and TV shows  Ice Loves Coco, Think Like a Man Too, Santorini Blue, Ice & Coco
Similar People  Ice‑T, Kristy Williams, Vida Guerra, Buffie Carruth, Nicki Minaj

Parents  Steve Austin, Tina Austin

Coco Austin on Loving Her Body

Nicole Natalie Marrow Austin; (born March 17, 1979), commonly known as Coco Austin, Coco, Coco Marie Austin, Coco Marie, Coco-T, is an American actress, dancer, glamour model and web personality. She has been married to rapper-actor Ice-T (né Tracy Marrow) since January 2002.


Coco Austin in a smiling pose with her blonde hair down while wearing a pink turtleneck sweater and black pants with a belt

Ice and Coco on How They Chose Baby's Full Name

Early life

Coco Austin smiling with a two ponytail hairstyle while wearing a red blouse with big round silver earrings

Austin was born in Tarzana, California, and raised in nearby Palos Verdes. She has Serbian ancestry through maternal grandparents born in Serbia. Austin also has a younger sister Kristy Williams and three younger brothers. As a small child, her brother would mispronounce her name, saying "Cole Cole" or "Co-co" in place of "Nicole". Eventually her family began addressing her as Coco. The family moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico when she was 10. She grew up as a tomboy, riding all-terrain vehicles and playing football. Austin began dancing (jazz, tap and ballet).


Coco Austin at the beach looking fierce in a standing pose with her hand on her hair while wearing a white and black bikini

At 18, Austin began specializing in swimsuit, lingerie and body modeling, for calendars, catalogs and videos. She won the 1998 Miss Ujena contest in Mexico. In 2001, Austin began working events and parties at the Playboy Mansion. She appeared in low-budget R-rated films, including Southwest Babes (2001), Desert Rose (2002), and The Dirty Monks (2004).

Coco Austin smiling on a side pose while carrying a bag and wearing a black and peach dress with black heels

Austin has made guest appearances on TV shows and specials including Hip-Hop Wives, the Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav, RuPaul's Drag Race 5, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Dr. Oz Show, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

Coco Austin looking fierce in a sexy pose with her left hand on her hair while holding a strap of her black tank top

She was featured in a layout in the March 2008 issue of Playboy magazine and had a role in the film Thira (a.k.a. Santorini Blue, which co-starred her husband). Austin appeared on NBC's game show Celebrity Family Feud on June 24, 2008 (with winnings donated to charity). She and her husband, rapper-actor Ice-T, competed against Joan and Melissa Rivers.

Coco Austin looking fierce and sexy with her straight blonde hair while wearing a white dress and carrying a white bag

Austin played the lead role of Bo Peep in the Las Vegas revue Peepshow from December 2012 to September 1, 2013, replacing Holly Madison in the role.

Coco Austin  in a squat pose with her blonde hair down while wearing a gray swimsuit showing her boobs and in black heels

Austin and Ice-T star in the reality television series Ice Loves Coco, which premiered on June 12, 2011, on E!. The show ran for three seasons, and ended in February 2014. After the show's cancellation, tabloids reported that Austin and her husband were preparing to launch another reality series under Ryan Seacrest's production company.

Personal life

Coco Austin in a flying kiss pose and looking sexy in a dotted gray dress showing her boobs and wearing a glossy gold heels

Austin and rapper-actor Tracy "Ice-T" Marrow were married in January 2002. Austin and Marrow renewed their wedding vows for their 10th anniversary at a well-publicized event in Hollywood on June 4, 2011. As of 2006 they owned a penthouse apartment in North Bergen, New Jersey, In 2012 they were building a five-bedroom house in Edgewater, New Jersey, that was expected to be completed by the end of the year. On November 28, 2015, the couple announced their child Chanel Nicole Marrow had been born, without specifying the exact date.


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