Coco Austin is an American model and actress who is well known as the wife of the famous rapper Ice-T. Coco has appeared in TV shows and has also forayed in a number of businesses. She runs a couple of websites, has launched her clothing line and has even written a novel. Here is a quick summary of Coco Austin’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Coco Austin was born on 17th March 1979 in California, USA. Her parents Steve Austin and Tina Austin who were both actors had named her Nicole Natalie Marrow Austin, but due to a mispronunciation of her name by her young siblings, her name came to be Coco. Coco has 4 younger brothers and sisters.
Coco started learning to dance at a very young age and performed tap, ballet, and jazz in various stage performances. She entered in the talent hunt competition by Beverly Hills studios and got a scholarship to attend the Beverly Hills School.
After graduation, she took up modeling assignments and was picked up by Playboy founder Hugh Hefner to appear in his various events.
Later on, she also appeared in a few movies and TV shows. She shot to fame as a model through her calendar DVD which she had released in 2007. She started appearing in magazine covers.
Coco got married to rapper Ice-T in 2002. The couple together has a daughter.
Coco started her modeling career by appearing in various calendar shoots. Along with modeling she also started teaching aerobics.
Later on, Coco was selected by the Playboy magazine for their modeling assignments. During this time Coco also appeared in some low budget movies.
Coco also appeared in TV shows like Comedy Central roast, The Dr. Oz show, and Law and Order.
After gaining recognition through the popularity of her calendar DVD, Coco was put on the cover of the Smooth magazine. She also appeared in the layout of Playboy magazine.
Coco also appeared in a few game shows like Celebrity family feud and Ice loves Coco. Ice Loves Coco show became an instant hit and received more than two million views.
Coco then took to writing and released her novel titled Angel. She also runs a website Cocosworld and a clothing line called Licious clothing. Coco runs a quarterly magazine called The Coco Magazine. She has also launched her own fitness app called cocos workout world.
Awards & Achievements
Coco Austin has made a name for her in the world of modeling through dedication and hard work. During her career as a model and actor, she has won a few awards and accolades.
In 1998 Coco contested the Miss Ujena contest in Mexico and was declared the winner. Coco also received a scholarship to attend the Beverly Hills school.
Coco was also the first Caucasian female to have appeared on the cover of Smooth Magazine.
Net Worth of Coco Austin
Coco Austin has accumulated a net worth of $4 million through her multiple business ventures and modeling assignments.
What Coco has earned through her scores of TV shows some of them getting more than a million views. She also gets fees for appearing as a guest on various talk shows.
Her business ventures like the clothing line, websites, novel and magazine have added to her net worth value.
Coco Austin is a unique combination of a mother, a celebrity wife, an entrepreneur and a model. She has successfully managed all arenas of her life and is enjoying each and every aspect of it. A fitness freak she can be a role model for many women.