Ming-Na Wen

Ming - Na ( full name: Ming -Na Wen), ( born November 20, 1963 in Coloane, Macau) is an American actress of Chinese descent.

Life and achievements

After separating from her husband, the mother of Ming -Na moved to Hong Kong. At the age of four years, Ming-Na came to the United States, where they lived first in New York City. At the age of nine she moved to the vicinity of Pittsburgh, where she attended a high school. She completed her studies in acting at Carnegie Mellon University.

Ming -Na made ​​his debut in the television series Young and Passionate - As life would have it, in which she appeared from 1988 to 1991. In 1992 he was an appearance in the film Silent Rain with Jeff Daniels and Linda Hunt in other supporting roles. In the action film Street Fighter, she played in 1994 alongside Jean -Claude Van Damme and Raúl Juliá a greater role. In one night stand she was seen in 1997 as Mimi, who deceived wife of Max Carlyle ( Wesley Snipes ).

In the television series ER - Emergency Room played Ming -Na, first as a guest in several episodes of the first season (1994-1995) and thereafter permanently from 2000 to 2004 for which she was in 2001, together with the ensemble cast for the Screen Actors Guild Awards. nominated. She also appeared, inter alia, in the television series The Single Guy on always alone and Inconceivable (2005) and lent her voice to animated series such as The Batman ( 2004-2005). In 2009, she took a permanent supporting role in the series Stargate Universe.

Ming -Na is married to actor Eric Michael Zee since 1995 and has two children.

Filmography (selection)