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Malik Yoba Biography

Malik Yoba

Facts of Malik Yoba

Date of Birth: 1967 , September-17
Birth Nation: United States
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
Divorce Divorced
Education University of Kansas
Awards NAACP Image Awards
Movies Cool Runnings
TV Show Empire
Nick Name Taraji
Working For Tv Shows
Famous for her roles in Baby Boy(2001),Hustle and Flow(2005),The Curious Case of Benjamin Button(2008)
Affair with Trai Byers
Face Color Black
Body Measurements 34-25-34
Breast Size 34 in
Waist size 28 in
Hip Size 34 in
Neck Size 9.5
Shoe Size 9.5
Boyfriend Devin Lucien
Siblings Portia Doubleday

Quick Timeline of Malik Yoba

1967 Born in The Bronx, New York City, New York
1993 Began his acting career
1994 Appeared in New York Undercover
2000 Divorced with Trisha Mann
2003 Married to Cat Wilson
1996 Won Image Awards

Detail Timeline of Malik Yoba

September 17 , 1967

Born in The Bronx, New York City, New York

Malik Yoba was from the middle class family born as Abdul-Malik Yoba in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States of America to Mahmoudah Young and Abdullah Yoba. He is an American and is of African and American descent.

1993

Began his acting career

Malik was interested in acting since he was child. As he was so keen on acting, he finally made his acting debut in 1993. That year, he appeared on the television series, Where I Live and movie, Cool Runnings. 

1994

Appeared in New York Undercover

In 1994, he starred the role of Det. Julius Clarence 'J.C.' Williams on the television series, New York Undercover and for this role he got his rise in fame. In 1995, he appeared in two hit movies titled Smoke and Blue in the Face.

2000

Divorced with Trisha Mann

Malik was once married to Trisha Mann.  Trisha Mann is a model. She is also an actress. She is known for her role in His Woman, His Wife. As a loving spouse they became parents of a child, daughter Dena.

December 21 , 2003

Married to Cat Wilson

On 21st of December 2003, Malik got married for the second time in his life and that was with Cat Wilson. Cat Wilson is also a popular actress. She is also a producer. They are in the process of separation these days.

1996

Won Image Awards

Image Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world. He has been nominated in this award for four times and out of these nominations, he has been honored thrice. He won this award for the first time in 1996 for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series.

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Malik was once married to Trisha Mann.  Trisha Mann is a model. She is also an actress. As a loving spouse they became parents of a child, daughter Dena.

On 21st of December 2003, Malik got married for the second time in his life and that was with Cat Wilson. Cat Wilson is also a popular actress. She is also a producer. They are in the process of separation these days.

 Malik was interested in acting since he was child. As he was so keen on acting, he finally made his acting debut in 1993. That year, he appeared on the television series, Where I Live and movie, Cool Runnings. Next year, he starred the role of Det. Julius Clarence 'J.C.' Williams on the television series, New York Undercover and for this role he got his rise in fame. These days, he has been starring the role of Vernon Turner on the FOX drama series, Empire. The actual figure about his salary is unknown but his net worth is expected to be around $3 million dollars.