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Actor, Casting Director,
Putter Outer of Fires

Marika Mashburn is a freelance Actor, Casting Director and Magician's Assistant, based in Chicago, Illinois. She was raised in a trailer home in the middle of a cornfield in Norman, Oklahoma and trained at Meadows School of the Arts at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.

Marika is a world traveler, having visited all 50 of these United States, all 7 continents and 31 countries (so far), including a year-long stint driving ice road trucks and fronting the continent’s most famous alt-country band,
Roll Cage Mary, at McMurdo Station, Antarctica.

Marika lives with her partner,
actor and producer Dennis William Grimes, in Rogers Park, Chicago. 
She is half-Belgian and is represented by Big Mouth Talent Inc.

Photo by Brandon Dahlquist Photography