Malik Yoba Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 22 Feb, 2019
Facts of Malik Yoba
Date of Birth: 1967 , September-17
Age: 52 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Malik Yoba
Birth Name Abdul-Malik Kashie Yoba
Father Abdullah Yoba
Mother Mahmoudah Young
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City The Bronx, New York City, New York
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 3 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 68 KG
Married Yes
Married to Cat Wilson (m. 2003)
Children Dena Yoba, Josiah Yoba, Pria Yoba
Awards NAACP Image Awards
Movies Cool Runnings
TV Show Empire
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Made famous by his role as Detective J. C. Williams o the police drama New York Undercover, Malik Yoba is an actor and an occasional singer whose work is renowned all over the world. He has played in films like Cop Land, Soul Food and RIde.   

Early Life And Education Of Malik Yoba: Age, Parents

Abdul-Malik Khaise Yoba was born on September 17, 1967. Currently, Abdul is 48 years old in his age and he was born in The Bronx, New York of United States. Professionally Abdul is an actor as well as a singer working sincerely from the past 1993 till the current context sincere upon the industry.

So, from working upon the industry he later was dictated with his stage name as Malik Yoba. His character as NYPD Detective J.C. Williams was the remarkable role of his life that came within Fox Police drama of New York. The name of the series was Undercover. Malik is the son of his father and mother Mahmoudah Young and Abdullah Yoba.

Malik Yoba's Career

From the year 1994, he is actually active working upon the industry where he is sincere with the television drama and films. From his early childhood, he was interested in acting and he was active in the film industry so, he was much interested working upon there as suggested by his senior ones. NOtalby he worked alongside stars like Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta, and Robert De Niro.

He also used to make his presence in the stage program during his academic level, therefore, one of his high school teachers suggested him to join the television industry for his further career. Within detective J.C. William he starred with opposite to Michael DeLorenzo.

Malik Yoba's Net Worth

As of February 2019, the fan favorite celebrity has a net worth of $3 million. There is no information about his earnings from his profession in the media.

However, the average salary for an actor is around  $39.84 per hour. Similarly, the average earnings for a singer ranges from $45,000 to $65,000 per year. 

Malik Yoba's Personal Life: Who Is His Wife?

Malik was one of the 4th children out of the 6 children of his family. He took birth in a middle-class family and he later got married to his affair, Trisha Mann. Malik and Trish were dictated as a successful couple seeing their mutual coordination within their working styles and proper love and affection towards each other.

But, unfortunately, the news of their separation and mentioning that they got a divorce shocked their fans from all across. Professionally Trisha is also actress and model and according to them behind their divorce is due to their busy schedule in their professional life and spending less time to make their love and knowing more about each other.

Currently, he is married to Cat Wilson, he got married to her on 21 December 2003 and still in the present time they are seen together. He is the father of 2 children they are from the side of Trisha man and he is providing full of his responsibility of being a father towards the children.

He also mentioned that he is happy with his spouse and there are no circumstances to get a divorce with her due to any reasons as they were an affair previously.

Malik Yoba's Body Measurements: What Is His Height?

  • Height: Malik is 6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm tall in his height. 
  • Weight: Yoba weighs in at 68 KG or 149.9 lbs. 

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