Who We Are

Mickie Paskal, CSA

mickie@prcasting.com

Hometown: St.Louis, MO.
College: Drake University
Worst Job You’ve Ever Had: Funnel Cake Maker – Six Flags over Great America.
Current Celebrity Crush: Bono, eternally
Favorite Movies: Waiting for Guffman, The Producers (original), Yankee Doodle Dandy
Most Embarrassing Moment: It involved me, a horse, a ripped bra and my in-laws. How’s that?
Favorite Charity: Habitat for Humanity
Author Everyone Should Read: John Irving, Richard Russo, Larry McMurtry
What’s your porn name (first pet’s name + childhood street name)? Muffin Hibbler
Favorite Holiday: Either of my son’s birthdays.

Jennifer Rudnicke, CSA

jennifer@prcasting.com

Hometown: Palatine, IL
College: Illinois State University, B.A. in Theatre
Sox or Cubs: Cubs
Favorite Movies: The Color Purple, Grease, Loving
Favorite Vacation Spot: Italy and Playa del Carmen
Favorite Charity: American Cancer Society
Best Pizza in Chicago: Lou Malnati’s
What’s your porn name (first pet’s name + childhood street name)? Twinkle Warren
Favorite Holiday: New Year’s Day (because it’s also my birthday)
Would you rather have a maid or a personal chef? Maid
What movie star would play you in your biopic? Lisa Kudrow

AJ Links, Casting Associate

aj@prcasting.com

Hometown: San Francisco, CA (The Bay area/Sonoma County)
College: The Theatre School at DePaul University
Most Embarrassing Moment: Involves me stuck in a baby swing and peeing my neon-orange sweatpants (it was a sweatsuit). I was 13.
Favorite Movies: Drop Dead Gorgeous, O’ Brother Where Art Thou, The Little Mermaid, The Namesake
Favorite Vacation Spot: The Lair of the Bear
Guilty Pleasure Television Picks: Ink Master, Say Yes to the Dress, Intervention
Best Bagel in Chicago: CBA (Messy Katie).
What’s your porn name (first pet’s name + childhood street name)? Kitty St. Nicholas
Favorite Holiday: Thanksgiving
Would you rather have a maid or a personal chef? Personal chef
What movie star would you play in your biopic? Lizzie Caplan

Ruby Keutzer, Casting Assistant

ruby@prcasting.com

Hometown: Chicago, IL. Go Cubs.
College: The University of Wisconsin-Madison
Most Embarrassing Moment: Did you know that Fast Car was by Tracy Chapman and not by Snow Patrol?
Favorite Movies: The Sandlot, The Italian Job, Better Off Dead, BlacKkKlansman
Guilty Pleasure Television Picks: Tiny House Hunters, Cupcake Wars Kid Edition, Law and Order reruns
Best Pizza in Chicago: I grew up on La Villa in Old Irving Park. Something about that pizza just feels right.
Favorite Vacation Spot: My nana’s cottage in Northern Wisconsin. Or Croatia. Very different…
Favorite Holiday: Birthdays! Not just mine…I love celebrating people!
Whats your porn name (first pet’s name + childhood street name)? Nya Tripp
Would you rather have a maid or a personal chef? Personal chef. 1000%.
What movie star would play you in your biopic? Anna Paquin or Jennifer Lawrence? I don’t know, Mickie what do you think?

Penny Paskal, Puppy

Hometown: Murphysboro, IL
College: Barkmouth University
Most Embarrassing Moment: Dingleberry
Favorite Movies: Benji, Homeward Bound, Thelma and Louise
Favorite Vacation Spot: Pebble Beach
Guilty Pleasure Television Picks: Little House on the Prairie and Matlock
Best Treats in Chicago: Doggy bagel from Einstein’s Bagel
What’s your porn name (first pet’s name + childhood street name):?Honeydoo Touehy
Favorite Holiday: Purim
Would you rather have a maid or a personal chef? I already have both!
What movie star would you play in your biopic? The tramp from Lady and the Tramp