Marko Conte aka Poker Totty Marko, is a man with a destiny to greatness. Already he has hustled his way around the European poker tables and now has his eyes set on making waves in the film and TV world. The way he has shown his ability to make an impact on the poker tables we are sure he will be able to realise his ambitions and become the next European action movie star. Welcome Poker Totty Marko!
Do you play Texas Hold ‘Em or Omaha?
I play both Texas Hold ‘Em and Omaha, but, I play more Texas Hold ‘Em.
What was your biggest win at poker?
I’ve won like € 30,000 in the biggest pot I played and won, but, I had lots of swings ups and downs as usual any poker player would have.
What is your daytime job?
At the moment playing poker for a living!
How would you describe yourself physically?
Very strong and hard to mess with!
Would you say you like to have a brawl?
What in poker?
Maybe, but I was thinking in general?
Sometimes I hate when players play too tight or take too long to make a decision! In real life yeah, but when I was younger. Now I try to avoid as much as possible… I only fight in ring now when keeping fit and I try to keep it that way.
Which designer do you admire?
There’s a few actually that are my favourite Prada, Armani, Hugo Boss, Versace and CK.
When did you decide that acting maybe a career for you?
In 2005 when I was looking for a new challenge, I went to an acting school for a year and I loved it!
What films or TV programs may you be appearing in so we can see you in the future?
I don’t know yet as I only got back to UK about 1 month ago after being on a wild trip across Europe playing poker and having fun so watch this space!
Who are your favourite actors?
Al Pacino of course! I also like watching Robert de Nero, Gorge Clooney and Johnny Depp.
What sort of music and artist do you like?
Reggae, rap, R&B… Tanya Stephens, Jah Cure, Tupac, The Game, 50 Cent, Sean Paul, Rihanna.
Do you have any hobbies?
Ahhh there’s lots! What to start with? Playing poker! Acting, ring fighting and competing, travelling the world, driving fast cars and race cars, fishing, girls!!! etc.
What is your favourite entertainment?
Which cuisine do you prefer?
I love lots of different types.. my favourite is Tapas, Chinese, Indian, Sea food and all Mediterranean.
If you had a choice would it be a iPad or a Rolex watch?
Which city would you like to be in and why?
London, New York or Las Vegas.. because everything is happening in those places!