Aug. 1st, 1963
Compton, California, USA
Coolio's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- Was featured in a subplot of _Daredevil (2003)_ (qv), but his scenes were eventually deleted. However, he still appears in the film's trailers. His scenes were restored in the 2004 Director's Cut DVD.
- His artistic name, Coolio, was initially a joke of his friends, whose compared to him with the Spanish singer 'Julio Iglesias (I)' (qv).
- (15 September 1998) Arrested in Lawndale, California, on suspicion of carrying a concealed weapon and possessing marijuana.
- Before finding stardom as a Rap artist he was a firefighter in Southern California's San Bernardino Mountains.
- Older brother of actor/rapper Malieek Straughter
- Collects snow globes.