Ice: A Memoir of Gangster Life and Redemption-from South Central to Hollywood

Ice: A Memoir of Gangster Life and Redemption-from South Central to Hollywood

Douglas Century


He’s a hip-hop icon credited with single-handedly growing gangsta rap. tv audience recognize him as Detective Odafin “Fin” Tutuola at the superior drama Law & Order: SVU. yet the place the hype and the headlines finish, the true tale of Ice-T—the one few of his thousands of fanatics have ever heard—truly starts. Ice is Ice-T in his personal words—raw, uncensored, and unafraid to talk his brain. approximately his orphan upbringing at the gang-infested streets of South primary, his four-year stint within the U.S. military, his winning profession as a hustler and thief, and his fateful determination to show clear of a lifetime of crime and forge his personal route to overseas stardom. alongside the best way, Ice stocks never-before-told tales approximately neighbors resembling Tupac, Dick Wolf, Chris Rock, and style Flav, between others. And he deals up candid observations on marriage and monogamy, the present kingdom of hip-hop, and his most up-to-date ardour: mentoring at-risk youths round the state. With insights into the cutthroat global of the street—and the cutthroat global of Hollywood—Ice is the unforgettable tale of a real American original.

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