Zara Phythian, known for her role in the 2016 Marvel film Doctor Strange,  has been sentenced to eight years in jail for sexually abusing a  13-year-old girl

Her husband Victor Marke was also found guilty of sexually abusing a  15-year-old girl and has been sentenced to 14 years imprisonment.

Zara Phythian and her husband Victor Marke had 14 allegations of sexual activity with the then minor, from 2005 to 2008.

The victim also claimed that the couple used to play a game of ‘dare’ with her

Phythian played the role of Brunette Zealot in Doctor Strange, which had actor Benedict Cumberbatch in the lead role.

She also starred in Accident Man 2 (2022) and Tribal Get Out Alive (2020).