George Coleman Eads III was born on March 1, 1967 in Fort Worth. George graduated from Belton High School in 1985 and from Texas Tech University in 1989. He is best known for his starring role as the forensic sleuth Nick Stokes, on the CBS police drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, since it's premier on October 6, 2000. Prior to beginning an acting career, Eads used to sell first aid and safety supplies for Cintas. Eads married his girlfriend of 7 years, Monika Casey, on August 17, 2011.