Marvel Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Ming-Na Wen Celebrates Birthday Today

Today is a very special day for a certain Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Ming-Na Wen, is celebrating a birthday. On social media, the actress and self-professed nerd shared the love with her fans.

 

While perhaps best known for her current role as the one-woman cavalry (don't call her that) and fan favorite Agent Melinda May on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Wen possesses a most prestigious acting vitae: In 1994, she brought to life Chun-Li in the live action film Street-Fighter; in 1998 she starred as the titular heroine of Disney's Mulan; She also voiced Aki Ross in Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within.

Other film and television credits include The Joy Luck Club, ER, Stargate Universe and Vanished.

So how old is Wen today? That intel is classified.

In addition to Wen, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. stars Clark Gregg as Director Phil Coulson, Brett Dalton as Grant Ward, Chloe Bennet as Agent Skye, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons and Nick Blood as Lance Hunter.

The hit Marvel series airs on Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.