Detective Fin Tutuola
Ice T stars as Detective Fin Tutuola in "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit."
Through his music, his books and his lecture tours at colleges including Harvard, Princeton and Stanford, Ice T has become a cultural icon recognized the world over.
His first break came when the producers of the film "Breakin'" asked him to rap in the movie. Ice T formed Rhyme Syndicate Records in 1989 and released a string of groundbreaking West Coast rap records. Ice T received a Grammy Award and was voted Best Male Rapper in Rolling Stone's 1992 Readers Poll.
Ice T starred in "Players" and "Exiled: A Law & Order Movie," and had several memorable guest-starring appearances in "New York Undercover." He secured roles in "New Jack City," "Ricochet," "Trespass" and "Johnny Mnemonic," and has numerous independent and documentary film roles to his credit, including the reality series "Ice Loves Coco."
As an artist, his reach has crossed from music into film, television and interactive media. He recently directed the critically acclaimed documentary "Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap," which features interviews with some of the greatest rappers of all time and premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. He produced "The Peacemaker," a reality show for A&E centered on gang mediator Malik Spellman, and the documentary "Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp," which premiered at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival. A passionate gamer, Ice T voiced the character of Griffin in the Xbox 360 game "Gears of War 3."