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Ming Na Wen: I Do Take Names, It's My Fantasy Role

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Ming-Na Wen co-stars on ‘Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' She plays agent Melinda May, who's an expert pilot and martial artist.

Fun Facts About Ming Na Wen (Source: Wikipedia)

1) She is a Chinese American actress. She has been credited with and without her family name, but most credits since the late 1990s have been without it. She has been known by such variants of her name as Ming-Na, Ming Na, Ming Na Wen, and Ming Wen.

2) She is known for voicing Fa Mulan in the Mulan films and the Kingdom Hearts video game series, and as Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen on the NBC medical drama series ER.

3) She was a member of the cast of the show, Inconceivable, a medical drama that was aired on NBC, but the show was short-lived and was cancelled after only two episodes. The show is one of the few American television shows with an Asian American series lead. As of 2013, she stars as Melinda May in the ABC action drama series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..

4) Besides television, she is notable for starring in the films The Joy Luck Club, Street Fighter, and Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within.

‘Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.' airs Tuesday nights at 8:00pm on ABC.

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