Mark Kempner

Last updated 16 March 2014

Mark Kempner


Mark Kempner was born in Horne, Surrey to farmer and amateur entertainer Bernard Kempner, and former land-girl Mary Kempner.

He trained as an agricultural engineer, and then took up industrial engineering at Gatwick Airport, but gave up engineering to become a professional actor and entertainer in 1992

He is one of the UK's only Groucho Marx lookalikes, and has performed as Groucho in many parts of the world.

In 1996 Kempner took over the development of TrueView Events providing comedy murder mystery shows, Murder mystery days, film making events, Video production and other corporate entertainment.