‘Doctor Strange’ Actress Zara Phythian Convicted For Child Sex Abuse

The actress and her husband have been convicted on 14 counts.

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Doctor Strange actress Zara Phythian has been sentenced for eight years for child sex abuse.

Zara Phythian, 37, an actress who appeared in Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange in 2016 was charged on 14 counts of sexual activity with a child between 2005 and 2008 along with her husband, martial arts instructor Victor Marke, 59. Together, the couple sexually abused a 13-year-old girl, while Marke also sexually abused a 15-year-old girl on his own.

Zara Phythian will be sent to jail for eight years, while Victor Marke is sentenced for 14 years; four for the abuse of a girl on his own, and the other 10 for the abuse with his wife. Marke was previously charged in 2002 and 2003 for indecently assaulting a child.

In court, one of the victims released the following statement in response to the abuse from the couple:

“You robbed me of my innocence, corrupted me… leaving me unable to create good and balanced relationships.”

Here is the synopsis for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness:

The MCU unlocks the Multiverse and pushes its boundaries further than ever before. Journey into the unknown with Doctor Strange, who, with the help of mystical allies both old and new, traverses the mind-bending and dangerous alternate realities of the Multiverse to confront a mysterious new adversary.

Directed by Sam Raimi from a script written by Michael Waldron, the film stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Elizabeth Olsen, Benedict Wong, Xochitl Gomez, with Michael Stuhlbarg, Rachel McAdams, and Patrick Stewart.

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Source: Sky News

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