Malik Yoba


Malik Yoba is a famous and very talented American actor, singer, and youth activist. He was born in the Bronx, New York City, on 17th September 1967. His real name is Abdul-Malik Kashie “Malik” Yoba. In addition, he holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. Likewise, he was born to a very supportive family. He was born to parents, Mahmoudah Young Lanier(mother) and Erutan Abdullah Yoba(father). He also has a brother named Abdul Rahman Yoba.

Malik Yoba
Malik Yoba


Similarly, he is a well-educated man. He studied at City-As-School in Manhattan, New York, and completed his high school diploma. Later, he studied acting at the HB Studio in New York.

Personal Life

He is a married man of 52 years old. He is married to Cat Wilson in 2003. As for now, he is living happily with his family and friends. And they don’t have any children for their marriage. Previously, he was married to Trisha Mann but they divorced each other after having three children.

Body Measurement

He is a handsome man with a tall and fit body figure. Similarly, he stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches and weighs about 85 kg. Furthermore, he looks kore handsome and attractive with his brown colored eyes and black colored hair.


While talking about his professional life, he is a popular American actor. He started his acting career in 1993 with the film, ‘Cool Runnings’. Two years later, he appeared in the movie, Smoke in 1995 and portrayed Detective Carson in The Creeper. Then, he acted in several popular movies like Personals, His Woman, His Wife, Dreaming in Black and White, Rockaway, The Assault, Brotherly Love, etc. Similarly, some of his popular television series are Bull, Empire, Where I Live, etc. Thus, he gained a good name and fame from his successful career.

Net Worth

He collected an excellent amount of money from his successful career. Thus, he has an estimated net worth of $3 Million.


  • Full Name: Malik Yoba
  • Age: 52 years 7 months
  • Birth Date: September 17, 1967
  • Horoscope: Virgo
  • Birth Place: the Bronx, New York
  • Salary: $485k
  • Height / How tall: 6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)
  • Ethnicity: African-American
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Actor
  • Father’s Name: Erutan Abdullah Yoba
  • Mother’s Name: Mahmoudah Young Lanier
  • Education: City-As-School
  • Weight: 85 Kg
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Net Worth: $3 million