Khloé Kardashian’s best friend, Malika Haqq, is a star of her own. Her close ties to the socialite made her a recurring character on the reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. She is also an actress who’s featured in big projects in the past. As of 2023, Malika Haqq holds an estimated net worth of $600,000.
Malika Anjail Haqq was born on March 10, 1983, with a twin sister named Khadijah. They have a brother named Jamal. They are all natives of Los Angeles, California, but their parents are immigrants from Iran.
It is also reported that their family includes another set of twin sisters. Sadly, one of the older twin siblings passed away when she was 18 years old.
She made her television debut as a baby on a classic ABC sitcom titled Benson. However, she did not go back to the entertainment industry until she was in her 20s. Malika first met Khloé Kardashian in 1999.
In 2004, the Los Angeles beauty made a guest appearance on the Lifetime drama series Strong Medicine. She got her big break a year later appearing in the superhero comedy movie Sky High as Penny Lent.
In 2006, she clinched another well-known acting role in a crime and drama film called ATL. In the same year, she was featured in an episode of HBO’s sitcom Entourage.
Not long after this, Keeping Up with the Kardashians started premiering on E! Malika decided that she would make a career change by becoming a personal assistant to Khloé. However, this did not last long.
When KUWTK aired its second season, viewers were introduced to Khloé’s closest buddy. Malika Haqq became a regular on the show, and she was noted for her strong and genuine bond with the Kardashian star.
This is why she was a main character on the spinoff series Khloe & Lamar. In 2015, Malika starred in another spinoff titled Dash Dolls, where she co-managed a DASH clothing boutique.
Khloé and Malika remain best friends to this day. In 2019, they worked together to develop a special BFF Collection for BECCA Cosmetics. The following year, the Haqq twins inked a deal to appear in Kin Community’s web series Side by Side.
Net Worth and Earnings
Various sources claim that Malika Haqq makes between $10,000 to $15,000 in every television episode she appears in. However, these reports have not been verified yet.
As a long-running reality TV star, she also gets major brand deals. Aside from BECCA Cosmetics, she is a brand ambassador for PrettyLittleThing. All her pursuits ultimately result in a $1 million net worth.
Malika was previously linked to NBA player Rasual Butler and has dated former Jersey Shore star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro. It was also reported she had a brief fling with Khloé’s brother, Rob Kardashian in 2010.
More recently she had an on-and-off relationship with rapper O.T. Genasis. They were blessed with a child named Ace, but they split up in 2019. Currently Malika is single and enjoying life in her warm Los Angeles home.