Victor Marke is a film director and producer who has worked as a Taekwondo and martial arts teacher. Zara Phythian has gone viral after being accused of sex crimes with a 13-year-old child.
Zara Phythian and her husband Victor Marke have been charged with sex crimes, including having intercourse with a 13-year-old girl after grooming her. Between the ages of 13 and 15, the pair is accused of 14 counts of sexual conduct with the minor (now a woman).
A police interview in which the lady revealed specifics of the alleged sexual acts between 2005 and 2008 when the girl was 13-15 was shown to jurors at Nottingham Crown Court. The pair were both martial arts instructors in Nottinghamshire at the time, and the lady told police she looked up to Ms. Phythian because of her success in her area.
Mr. Marke allegedly threatened to shatter the victim’s kneecaps if she ever informed anybody. When the alleged abuse began, Ms. Phythian would have been 20 or 21 years old, and Mr. Marke would have been 42 or 43 years old.
Victor Marke is an accomplished martial artist and Taekwondo instructor. He’s also a film producer and director, with credits including Furor: Rage of the Innocent (2008) and The Summer of the Massacre (2009). (2006).
Marke also appeared in the 2015 film Landlord: Time to Pay the Rent as a stuntman. Along with Phythian, he is charged. Mr. Marke is also facing four more accusations of indecently abusing a child, all of which stem from a complaint from another mother.
Zara Phythian and Victor Marke had never revealed when they married, began dating, or if they had children.
The court was informed, however, that Marke was married to another woman at the time of the claims and that his previous marriage had ended shortly after he began his involvement with Phythian, who was a teenager at the time.
Victor Marke is in his 50s.
The estimated Net Worth of Victor Marke is between $300 to $500K USD.
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