"It's exciting to see Brooke Shields. I'm from 'Blue Lagoon' time," the 59-year-old rapper and actor told UPI in New York Wednesday.
"Famous [most] beautiful woman in the world," added "SVU" co-star Raul Esparza, 46, who was sitting beside Ice-T for the interview.
"Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah. Brooke was, like, on my list back in the day," Ice-T laughed. "But she became friends with my wife [Coco,] so that blew that up."
Esparza said he also had a prior connection to the 52-year-old actress before she stepped foot on SVU set.
"I've known Brooke since she was Sally Bowles and I was the Emcee in 'Cabaret,'" Esparza recalled.
"It was her final weekend doing the last five performances, it was my first five. So, I have known her since 2001, right after Sept. 11 and we did Leap of Faith together in Los Angeles. I've just known her, my God, all those years. So, it's fantastic to have her here. I hope we get scenes together."
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