An actress who appeared in ‘Doctor Strange’ has been accused of having sex with a teenage girl with her husband, a report said.
Zara Fithian was accused of having sex
According to the Nottinghamshire Post, Zara Fithian – a martial artist who played a sorceress in the 2016 Marvel film – was charged with sex crimes for “repeatedly having sex” with a 13-year-old girl with her husband Victor Markey. Is charged.
The girl, now an adult, claims that 36-year-old Fithian and 59-year-old Marke made her drink alcohol and had sex with her between 2005 and 2008. She also said that they filmed some of the encounters.
“I knew it was wrong, but I didn’t know how to get out of the situation or say anything,” she told police, according to the outlet. “I remember trying to copy Zara’s reaction at the time as I looked at her and tried to be like her in every way possible.”
denied the allegations
The now-adult, the unidentified woman told police in an interview played for jurors at Nottingham Crown Court that the couple, who were not married at the time, filmed most of the abuse. Fithian and Markey were around 21 and 43 at the time. They were jointly charged with 14 counts of sexual activity with a child. He has denied the allegations.
A representative for Phythian did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Fithian and Markey were martial arts instructors at the time, and the woman said she thought of the former as a role model because of her success in the field. The first offense allegedly took place when the couple gave her alcohol and Phithian dared her to perform oral sex on the marque, who then had sex with the two of them, she said.
The woman elaborated on the threat she received from Marke, who she allegedly threatened to break her knee if she reported the abuse. “He just said no one would believe me if I told them anyway,” she said. “He always had authority over me.”
Accused of indecency with another woman’s child
Markey faces four separate charges of abusing the child of another woman, who was 15 years old when she was allegedly abused. According to her, Marke had been abused during her previous marriage, which fell apart when she began an affair with Fithian, who was also a minor at the time.