Ice T enjoys a day at the beach with his busty wife, model Nicole 'Coco' Austin. Coco tanned in a tiny orange bikini while Ice T relaxed in the shade of a beach umbrella.
Nicole was born in Palos Verdes, California. Her parents were actors who met on the set of Bonanza. She also has a younger sister Kristy Williams and a younger brother.
As a small child, her brother would mispronounce his sister's name, saying "Cole Cole" or "Co-co" in place of "Nicole". Eventually family also began addressing Nicole as Coco.
The family moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico when she was 10. She grew up as a tomboy, riding quads and playing football.
Coco began dancing (jazz, tap and ballet) at six years old and was introduced to the stage early by her mother. She was involved in many productions at the Alt Theater in Albuquerque.
At 18, Coco began specializing in swimsuit, lingerie and body modeling. She entered in swimsuit competitions and modeled for calendars, catalogs and videos.
At 18, she won the 1998 Miss Ujena contest in Mexico. In 2001, Coco worked for Playboy for six months, working their 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).
and Coco at Tribeca Film Festival.
On December 31, 2005 she married actor/rapper Ice-T.Coco has made guest appearances on various TV shows, such as Jamie Kennedy.