Zara Phythian Biography

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Zara Phythian is a British personality who has developed herself into an accomplished martial arts instructor in the United Kingdom. Despite this, she is a stunt performer, producer, and fight choreographer. She has worked as a stunt woman in many films and has also developed herself into an actor. A few of her well-received films have been Doctor Strange, Accident Man 2, and Tribal Get Out Alive.

Early Life

Zara Phythian was born on 10th May 1984 to her loving and caring parents who are both known to be teachers and living in the Nottingham Country area of England, United Kingdom. During the time Zara attained her TV limelight, her father was a teacher and her mother was a school administrator. However, Zara herself has not given any clue regarding her educational details and her childhood life story. Zara started studying Shotokan Karate when she was merely 7 years old and later shifted from karate to Taekwondo.  She became the first British martial artist to be inducted into the International Karate & Kickboxing Hall of Fame in 2006. She also appeared as a guest referee at Phoenix Wrestling Association in the summer shutdown in 2019.

Zara Phythian Career

Zara is an actress and has also developed herself into a skilled martial artist. She is known for performing a few minor roles in Hollywood films like 2016 Marvel dubbed Doctor Strange. In the film, she has performed a minor role in the character of a fighter. Despite this, she has performed in a few other television shows and movies. In one of her films in 2016, she starred alongside Benedict Cumberbatch and played the character of Brunette Zealot in the film called Doctor Strange. She became famously known for her role and soon started gaining limelight.

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She has been spotted in various competitions and has won four US National Belt Titles. After receiving praise for her hard work and limelight in the films, Zara retired from her international competitions and started pursuing her career as an actress. Her big breakthrough career started when she filmed a character in Marvel’s Doctor Strange. She performed the role of Brunette Zealot, who was a sorcerer in the film. Her character was based on the former member who was a master of the Mystic Arts and who joined the Zealots.

Rise to Glory

She has performed a few minor roles in other films and television shows including, Alien Uprising, He Who Dares, Underground, The Hike, Brutal Dragon, and Kung Fu Darling. Zara participated in one of the competitions to score for the Guinness World Record. She had to kick off items on the person’s head all in 60 seconds. She appeared to complete the record and got her name booked in the record. In 2019, she appeared in Transit 17 and then followed by another role in the film Tribal Get Out Alive in 2020. Before she became a Hollywood actress, she got herself enrolled at Nottingham’s School of Champions martial arts center at the age of 13, where she appeared in various national and international fight circuits and has remained a 13-time multi-style world champion.

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Zara Phythian Biography

Real Name Zara Phythian
Birth Date 10 May 1984
Age (as of 2022) 37 Years
Birth Place Nottingham, England
Nationality British
Profession Actress, Producer
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Taurus

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs
Shoe Size 8 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Hazel
Body Type Athletic




School School of Champions Martial Art & Combat Training

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is her husband? Victor Marke
Children None


An unknown girl, in her late 20s, came to reveal that in the past when she was 13 years old, she was sexually assaulted by Zara Phythian her now-husband Marke. Phythian, who was then unmarried and was nearly 21 or 22, and Victor Marke, who was then living in his 30s, are now facing 14 charges for the sexual activity they had in the past with the child in the United Kingdom.

In an interview played at Nottingham Crown Court, the woman reported that she was sexually abused back in 2005 when she was 13 years old and the pair continued to do the same activity until the girl became 15 in age. The woman, who is now hiding her identity because of the news and security, is living in her late 20s and has testified in court. On the other hand, Zara who is now 36, and her husband who is now 59, both have denied the allegations. However, the couple has not revealed anything related to the court case and has not appeared to make any public comment or representation in this regard.

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Personal Life

Zara Phythian is married to her husband Victor Mark, who is nearly 59 years old. Zara who is 36 by now was a martial artist and was at some time working with Marke when he was married to another lady, named Juliet. However, the couple divorced and Marke married Zara. Since then the couple has together appeared at many events related to martial arts and fighting. Both are known to be martial art instructors.

Zara Phythian Net Worth

It is for sure that Zara Phythian is earning a huge amount of money because of her involvement in films and her association with her previous career in martial arts. For the moment, Zara’s estimated net worth is somewhere around $2 million, which is enough to provide her with a luxurious lifestyle. Also, she is involved in the business of martial arts with her husband, Victor Marke.

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