During the 2016 World Cup in Russia, bikini photos of a hot blonde woman went viral on the internet. A good number of people came to the erroneous conclusion that the lady was the president of Croatia; a country that would clinch the second position at the tourney. It, however, turned out that the curvaceous woman in the photo was none other than Coco Austin. For those who may not know her, Austin is an American model as well as a popular reality TV star. Want to know more about the model? We have got all the details right here.
Coco Austin was born on the 17th of March 1979 in Tarzana, California. She grew up in California and Albuquerque, New Mexico, which is where she completed her high school education. While growing up, her favorite pastimes included riding ATVs, playing football as well as dancing. Since leaving school, Coco Austin has built a career for herself in the showbiz industry. She is a model, actress, and reality TV star. She has appeared as a glamour model in several magazines, calendars, and catalogs. This is thanks to her curvaceous figure comprising of an ample backside, tiny waist, and 39DD breasts. Combined with her blonde hair, she has been described as an outrageously proportioned human Barbie.
However, Austin wasn’t always the blonde bombshell that she is today. She had a moderately proportioned figure, as well as dark hair while growing up. She later resorted to plastic surgery to achieve the looks that she has today. Coco Austin belongs to the league of celebrities who are open about the fact that they have had plastic surgery. She has revealed that it was something she did to make herself happy and therefore, she is proud of it. Apart from modeling, Coco Austin has also featured in a few movies and TV shows such as Desert Rose, Think like a Man, The Dirty Monk, and Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.
Coco Austin: Family
Coco Austin hails from a relatively large family; precisely a family of seven. Her father’s name is Steve Austin while her mother’s name is Tina. Her parents were budding actors and first met on the set of popular U.S TV series Bonanza. Coco Austin is the oldest of five children and has three brothers and a sister named Kristy Williams who is also a model. Coco Austin’s given name at birth wasn’t Coco Austin. Rather, it was Nicole Natalie Austin. She acquired the name ‘Coco’ during her childhood as a result of her younger brother mispronouncing the name ‘Nicole’ when he was a toddler.
Coco Austin is happily married to the famous rapper and actor, Ice T (Tracey Lauren Marrow) who is a native of New Jersey and was born on the 16th of February 1958. In the course of his career, Ice T has released eight solo albums well as collaborative projects with other artists. He is also a versatile actor and has appeared in over 160 movies and TV shows. He is most popular for his role as Detective Fin on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Coco Austin and her husband first crossed paths in 2001; they commenced a relationship and got married in January 2002. The couple has remained close and often work together. One of their joint ventures is the reality TV series, Ice Loves Coco which followed their personal and professional lives. It debuted on the E! Network in 2011 and ran until 2014.
Austin and her husband also have another TV show known as Ice & Coco. It is a talk show which features the couple discussing various hot topics. They also conduct interviews with celebrities who stopover on the show. Coco Austin and her husband have one daughter together; her name is Chanel Nicole Marrow and she was born in November 2015. This is the first, and perhaps only child for Austin as she has revealed that she doesn’t want any more kids. Ice T, on the other hand, has two children from previous relationships. They are – a son named Ice Tracey and a daughter named LaTesha. Austin and her husband are based in his home state of New Jersey.
Coco Austin: Net Worth
Coco Austin has a net worth of $4 million. She has accumulated her fortune through hard work and determination. Due to her looks, people often jump to the conclusion that Austin is flighty and unserious; however, in reality, the reverse is the case. She is an astute businesswoman and manages her husband’s career. She also has a clothing line known as Luscious. The clothing line features dresses, swimwear, and jeans. They come in stretchy material and can accommodate women of all shapes and sizes.