Alphas: Malik Yoba on Evolution of New Series, Characters

Malik Yoba didn't want to be a part of Alphas.

The actor, who has appeared in a number of shows as a regular - from New York Undercover to Girlfriends to Defying Gravity - told me he was "reluctant" to take on the role of Bill Harken because it's "hard to find something that's really gonna work. It takes time and energy to relocate and I was really hesitant."

But Yoba then met with director Jack Bener and thought the series was doing something pretty cool.

"Then, once it went into production, I knew we were doing something cool," he said. "We all realized there is something unique here in terms of the combination of personalities playing the roles and the ethos of the show in general." Read More...


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