Actor Malik Yoba stars in and produced the new web series on BET.com called Shop Talk: What’s on the Hearts of Men”. The series takes place in a Brooklyn barbershop called KNAPS where Malik Yoba and friends let loose and speak to what’s on the hearts of men and women everywhere. This comedic documentary-style web series talks about it all; from manhood and interracial relationships to baby mamma drama!
Shop Talk is BET’s second web series. Malik Yoba stars, emerging as a loving father and role model. Yoba is surrounded by self-appointed teacher, ‘Pops’, and a colorful crew of outspoken new cats, young guys, and business-savvy young ladies. Although scripted, the characters pull from each actor’s lifelong experiences, often going off-script. A decorated actor, Yoba is best known for his role in “New York Undercover” and “Why Did I Get Married?”
The series is written, co-directed and produced by Yoba. The multi-talented actor also co-wrote with A. Rahman Yoba, directed and starred in his stage play called “What’s on the Hearts of Men.” Yoba is starring in the upcoming Tyler Perry movie, “Why Did I Get Married Too,” and solo show “Harlem to Hollywood” premiere during the NY Hip Hop Theatre Festival Fall 2010.