Head pharmacist at a Naperville Walgreens. Wears the hijab. Mother of two children, Miriam and Issa, ages 12 and 10. Born in Cairo, Egypt, to a middle class family. Came to the US in 1998 at the age of 23 to pursue graduate studies in pharmacology at The University of Illinois at Chicago. Married Mostafa in 2002. 40 years old.
Amy J. Carle (Aisha Khalil) is a founding member of Roadworks Productions. Her Chicago credits include Chapter Two (Windy City Playhouse); Luce (Next Theatre), Gidion’s Knot (Profiles); The Book Thief, Animals Out of Paper, and Sex With Strangers (Steppenwolf); North China Lover, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, Peter Pan, and Trust (Lookingglass); Season’s Greetings (Northlight); Orlando (Court Theatre); The Sins of Sor Juana, Rock ‘N’ Roll, Desire Under the Elms (The Goodman Theatre); Refuge (CollaborAction); SubUrbia, The Lights, and The Planets (Roadworks Productions). Regional credits include The Diary of Anne Frank (Madison Rep.) and Morning Star (Kansas City Rep.). Off Broadway National Tour: The Vagina Monologues. Television: Boss (STARZ), Chicago Code (FOX), Law & Order, Chicago Fire, Chicago Med, CRISIS (NBC), The Guiding Light (CBS). Film: Who Gets the Dog? Amy also teaches at Vagabond School of the Arts.