Ice-T is a multi-talented entertainer who has gained notoriety as a musician, actor, record producer, and author. He is the father of three children, the oldest of whom is 44-year-old Letesha Marrow.
She has followed in her father’s footsteps into music and television, but she hasn’t had the same level of success as Ice-T.
Untold Facts of Letesha Marrow
Ice-daughter, T’s LeTesha Marrow, was born on March 20, 1976, to his then-girlfriend Adrienne. When she was born, her parents were both high school students, and her mother continued to attend classes while raising LeTesha.
Ice-T had multiple relationships and two more children, a son Tracy Marrow Jr. born in 1992 with Darlene Ortiz and a daughter Chanel with his wife, Nicole ‘Coco Marie’ Austin, after her parents divorced.
When LeTesha was five years old, she began taking singing lessons. and pursued her musical ambitions into her adolescence, but eventually settled on a career in television. She didn’t go to university after high school.
A Career in Television
LeTesha began her television career by hosting the reality show “T-Tea-V Behind the Scenes,” which was about her father Ice-T.
She would document his professional and personal life by following him on his daily activities, as well as on his music tours. LeTesha has also appeared in the reality TV show “Ice Loves Coco” (2011-2013), which follows her father’s relationship with his wife, Coco Austin.
Net Worth and Personal Life
When it comes to her personal life, LeTesha has kept her life partner’s identity a secret. We know she’s married, but we don’t know her partner’s name or when they tied the knot.
Nonetheless, she is known to have a son, Elyjah Marrow, who was born in 1995. Her son was imprisoned in 2014 after shooting and killing his roommate Daryus Johnson by accident.
He was charged with illegally possessing a firearm, marijuana, and other charges, but he is now free on bond, implying that the court is anticipating his next illegal act.
Appearance and Interests
LeTesha was heavily influenced by her father and grew up listening to rap music. Her ambition was to become a rapper herself, but fate had other ideas.
She enjoys traveling and has taken advantage of her father’s celebrity to accompany him on tours. She has a family life, according to reports, but she enjoys her celebrity and fortune.
LeTesha has become well-known on her own, and as of mid-2020, her net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.
She is 5ft 4ins (1.62m) tall, weighs about 120lbs (55kg), and has the following vital statistics: 37-25-37. Her hair is black, and her eyes are brown.
About Her Father, Ice-T
Tracy Lauren Marrow was born on February 16, 1958, in Newark, New Jersey, to Solomon and Alice Marrow, both of whom are deceased. He had a difficult childhood; he was racially profiled when he was seven years old, his mother died when he was in third grade, and his father died when he was thirteen.
He lived with his aunt for a while before being sent to live with another aunt and her husband in View Park-Windsor Hills. There, he met his cousin Earl, who was a rock fan, and it was through him that Ice-T became interested in heavy metal music.
He went to Crenshaw High School, where he was given the nickname Ice-T. He began reading Iceberg Slim novels and reciting them to his friends, who would then tell him, “Yo, kick some more by Ice, T” – hence his later stage name.
He served in the army for two years and two months solely to support his then-girlfriend, LeTesha’s mother, and LeTesha herself.
He became interested in hip-hop while in the army, and after being discharged from the army, he began pursuing a career in music.
Career and Professional Life of Ice-T
Ice-T is a well-known musician and actor who has released seven solo studio albums, the first of which was titled “Rhyme Pays” in 1987.
Since then, he has had several successful releases, including “Power” in 1988, which went platinum, “The Iceberg/Freedom of Speech… Just Watch What You Say!” in 1989, and “Home Invasion” in 1993, with his most recent solo album, “Gangsta Rap,” released in 2006.
He’s also known for being the lead singer and songwriter for the heavy metal band Body Count, which has released seven studio albums.
Their debut, “Body Count,” was released through Sire Records in 1992, and the band went on to international success with the single “Cop Killer,” which sparked a lot of debate. “Carnivore,” their most recent album, was released in early 2020.
Ice-T is best known for his role as Detective Odafin Tutuola on the television crime drama series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” which he has played since 2000.
He has appeared in over 50 films and television shows, with his first major role as Jack Mason in the 1994 film “Surviving the Game.” He also played Miguel in the action film “Crossed the Line” (2014) and Chesterfield in the action film “Bloodrunners” (2017), among other roles.
Ice-T: Bio and Net Worth 2022/2023
He has been married to Nicole ‘Coco Marie’ Austin, a swimsuit model, since 2002, and the couple welcomed their first child, Chanel, in 2015. Ice-T has a son, Tracy Marrow Jr, with Darlene Ortiz, the first rap cover girl, in addition to Chanel and LeTesha.
Ice-T has come a long way from a troubled childhood to becoming a celebrity, and his net worth is now estimated to be $40 million as of mid-2020.