- Malik Yoba is an actor and singer who is popular for his role as NYPD Detective J.C. Williams on the Fox police drama New York Undercover. Besides appearing in many series and shows, he is also popular among the younger generation with his role in the Netflix drama Seven Seconds as a member of a support group. However, Malik has been involved in various allegations over the years. Learn more about the actor including his net worth, allegation, rumor, dating, wife, and much more.
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Malik Yoba is an actor and singer who is popular for his role as NYPD Detective J.C. Williams on the Fox police drama New York Undercover. Besides appearing in many series and shows, he is also popular among the younger generation with his role in the Netflix drama Seven Seconds as a member of a support group. However, Malik has been involved in various allegations over the years. Learn more about the actor including his net worth, allegation, rumor, dating, wife, and much more.
Abdul-Malik Kashie Yoba was born in 1967 in New York City U.S. He celebrates his birthday on September 17 and is 54 years old. Likewise, he holds American nationality and comes from African-American ethnicity.
|REAL NAME||Abdul-Malik Kashie Yoba|
|BIRTHDAY||September 17, 1967|
|BIRTHPLACE||New York City, U.S.|
|MARRIED/WIFE||Ex: Cat Wilson|
|NET WORTH||$3 Million|
|PARENTS||Mahmoudah Young and Abdullah Yoba|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Malik started his career making history with his role in 1994 on the FOX police drama series New York Undercover, which featured two people of colour in the starring roles. Later, his role also earned him three consecutive NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series. The actor also showcased his singing and stage acting talents in His Woman His Wife, where he had a lead role.
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Malik has appeared in a plethora of movies and shows over the years. He had his first appearance in the 1993 movie Cool Runnings and later appeared in movies such as Criminal, Why Did I Get Married?, Feel the Noise, Paradox, ‘Til Death Do Us Part, Take Point, and Awake. However, Malik has had more success in his TV career appearing in countless TV series. Some other popular show in which the actor played the main role includes Bull, Thief, Defying Gravity, Alphas, Empire, and First Wives Club. As of 2021, the actor, Malik Yoba holds a net worth of $3 million.
Married, Wife, and Children
Celebrities’ love interests often make headlines and when Malik announced his love for transwomen, his interest was no exception. In 2019, the actor revealed that he is attracted to transgender women in a social media post. His announcement came after a video on Instagram of a man defending his transgender girlfriend went viral. Unfortunately, the man, “Maurice “Reese” Willoughby reportedly committed suicide. The actor revealed his love for transgender women when he commented on the video.
“I love ALL women AND count MYSELF among those that find themselves trans attracted and I too have felt the self-imposed shame that comes with that truth but it’s time to speak up.”
However, the actor has also faced some serious allegations. He was alleged to have been involved with underage trans girls in the past. The allegation was made by trans activist Mariah Lopez Ebony. Although Malik denied the allegation, it did cause him to lose his position as spokesman for Phi Beta Sigma.
Malik was previously married to his actress wife Cat Wilson. The pair tied the knot in 2003 and separated three years later.
Besides, he also has three children from his past relationships, Pria, Dena, and Josiah.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Malik Yoba was born to his parents, Mahmoudah Young and Abdullah Yoba. He has five siblings. However, the actor has not shared the details of his siblings.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Malik stands at a height of 6 feet and 2 inches. Likewise, he has a muscular and well-maintained physique. He is estimated to have a measured weight of 83 kg.