Zara Phythian is a British actress, stunt performer, entrepreneur, and martial artist who is best known for her role as Brunette Zealot in the 2016 American superhero film “Doctor Strange”. The film is the 14th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe(MCU). Zara has also portrayed the role of Freya du Preez in the 2022 action thriller film “Accident Man 2”. She is a 13-time World Martial Arts Champion and holds the Guinness World Record for kicking off the most objects from people’s heads in a minute.
Besides on May 16, 2022, Zara was sentenced to 8 years of prison after she and her husband, Victor Marke was found guilty of sexually abusing a 15 years old girl. Zara, 38, was convicted in the UK’s Nottingham Crown Court on Monday, while her husband Victor was sentenced to 14 years in jail, according to the Nottingham Post, BBC News, and The Times. Judge Mark Watson said Marke, 59, was a “driving force behind the abuse.” Between 2005 and 2008, the two were accused of 14 charges of sexual activity with a child. However, they both denied the charges.
What is Zara Phythian famous for?
- Famous as a British actress, stunt performer, entrepreneur, and martial artist
- Known for her role as Brunette Zealot in the 2016 American superhero film “Doctor Strange”
Doctor Strange Actress Zara Phythian 8 Years of Jail
On May 16, 2022, Zara Phythian, 37, was sentenced to 8 years of prison after she and her husband, Victor Marke, 59, were found guilty of sexually abusing a 15 years old girl. Zara was convicted in the UK’s Nottingham Crown Court on Monday, while her husband Victor was sentenced to 14 years in jail, according to the Nottingham Post, BBC News, and The Times. Judge Mark Watson said Marke, 59, was a “driving force behind the abuse.” Marke was also charged with four counts of indecently assaulting a child between 2002 and 2003. Marke was awarded a four-year sentence for abusing the girl alone, and a ten-year sentence for abusing the second victim with Zara, of Taurus Close, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. The couple was jointly charged with 14 counts of sexual activity with a child between 2005 and 2008. Though both of them denied the charges, they were found guilty by a Jury. A senior investigating officer highly praised the victims who stood for their rights.
How old is Zara Phythian?
Zara Phythian was born on May 10, 1984, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. Her birth name is Zara Phythian. She holds British nationality. Her ethnicity is White Caucasian while Tauras is her zodiac sign. She is Christain by religion. She was raised in her hometown, Nottinghamshire. Her father is a businessman while her mother is a housewife. She was interested in martial arts and was a big fan of Bruce Lee from a young age. So, at the age of 7, she began learning Shotokan Karate at the School of Champions Martial Arts & Combat Training.
She also took Tae Kwon Do classes. Zara also participated in various martial arts competitions and won Multi Style World Sports Martial Art Championships 13 times. In 2016, she got inducted into the International Karate & Kickboxing Hall of Fame( IKKHOF). She also holds the Guinness World Record for kicking off the most objects from people’s heads in a minute.
Zara Phythian Career
- Zara Phythian started her career in 2006 by portraying the role of Snipe in the film “Crops”.
- She then acted in short movies such as “Enter the Streets of Myth”, and “End of Anger”.
- In 2007, she appeared in Oliver Morran’s film “Underground”.
- She also worked as a stunt performer in various films and series including “Risen 3”, “007 Legends”, “Aliens: Colonial Marines”, and “Deck 13”.
- She portrayed the role of Emily Grimes in the 2008 film “Furor: Rage of the Innocent”.
- In the year 2012, she appeared as Miss Thunderleg in the film “Iron Monk”.
- Zara got her career breakthrough in 2016 by portraying the role of Brunette Zealot in the Marvel film “Doctor Strange”.
- She has acted in various films and TV series including “The Fight Room”, “Landlord: Time to Pay the Rent”, “Knights of the Damned”, and “Tribal Get Out Alive”.
- In 2022, she portrayed the role of Freya du Preez in the action thriller film “Accident Man 2”.
- Besides, Zara is also a well-established entrepreneur who owns her martial arts academy “Personal Best Academy” which is based in Mansfield.
- She also runs ZP Online Academy.
- She has her brand “ZP Sports”.
Who is Zara Phythian’s husband?
Zara Phythian is currently married to her only husband, Victor Marke. Marke is an English stunt coordinator and martial-arts instructor who has worked in films such as “Furor: Rage of the Innocent” and “The Summer of the Massacre”. He is 23 years older than Zara. The couple started dating each other in 2003, when Zara was a teenager while Marke was still married to his then-wife, Juliet. Later, Zara and Marke tied the knot on September 26, 2015. The couple has no children and is based in Nottinghamshire, England.
Zara Phythian Net Worth 2022
Zara Phythian has quite good earnings from her professional career as an actress, stunt performer, entrepreneur, and martial artist. Since her breakthrough with the Marvel film “Doctor Strange”, Zara has managed to come a long way becoming one of the known British stunt performers. Her source of income is surely her appearance in movies, TV shows, and series. She is also the owner of the martial arts academy “Personal Best Academy” which is based in Mansfield. She also makes additional income from her endorsement deals with renowned brands. Including all her earnings, her net worth is estimated to be around $9 million as of 2022.
Zara Phythian Height, Weight
Zara Phythian is a gorgeous lady with a well-maintained athletic body physique in her late-30s. With her sparkling hazel eyes with brown hair, Zara has surely won several hearts all over the world. She stands tall at 5ft 6 inches(1.67m) while her body weighs around 60kg(132 lbs). Her maintained body physique measures 32-28-35 inches with 4(UK) as her dress size and 8(UK) as her shoe size.