Birth name Yakubu Salifu Yidana, popularly known as Mrr. Yark or Yark for short was born on the 13th of May, 1993 in Accra- Ghana.
He hails from Gbimsi in the Northern Region of Ghana and is an Actor and a Mixologist. He’s also a latent Makeup Artist.
On days where he isn’t acting or actively partaking in any of his professional life, Mrr Yark plays football and sometimes cooks. He also loves to listen to music, watch movies and rehearse before his mirror.
Most of you may know Mrr Yark from TV3’s maiden edition of ‘The Next Top Actor’ where he was a contestant of the show.
Mrr Yark has played roles in movies and series like, ‘Trending Crimes’ ‘Silver and Gold’ which grabbed 6 nominations at the Ghana Movie Awards 2019, The Return Of Jamal’ ‘Till Sunset’ ‘The Bride from Africa’ and many others including music videos that have graced our screens.
Mrr Yark on the reason why he chose to be an actor, said: “ I chose to be an actor because I want my God-given talent as a tool to positively transform the lives of many”.
He also added that “Movie-making in my understanding is giving visuals to untold stories which in a way declares pieces of advice or strategies to which people can use in solving their everyday problems in the society and to also inspire people positively.
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