Biography: Ming-Na Wen was born on Coloane Island, Macau (an island under Portuguese rule that was later returned to China) on November 20, 1963. Her mother, Lin Chan Wen, divorced her father when Ming-Na was a young child. After the divorce, Ming-Na and her family moved to Hong Kong where her mother became a nurse. She has an older brother named Jonathan. At age four, Ming-Na moved to Queens, New York with her mother and Chinese-American stepfather, Soo Lim Yee. They moved to Yee's hometown of Pittsburgh five years later. While in Pittsburgh, Ming-Na attended Mt. Lebanon High School in the suburb of Mt. Lebanon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Later, she graduated with a theater degree from Carnegie Mellon University. In 1998, she got a job acting on the soap opera As The World Turns. She was married to playwright Kirk Aanes from 1990 to 1993, but the two are now divorced. She married Eric Michael Zee, a fellow acting student and screenwriter, on June 16, 1995. They are still married and have one daughter, Michaela, and one son, Cooper Dominic. Expand

Ming-Na's Scores

Average career score: 41
Highest Metascore: 51 Vanished: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 32 Inconceivable: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 2
  2. Negative: 1 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
51 Vanished: Season 1 Aug 21, 2006 Agent Lin Mei / Lynn Andrews 5.0
32 Inconceivable: Season 1 Sep 23, 2005 Rachael Lu 8.5
tbd The Batman: Season 2 May 14, 2005 Detective Ellen Yin 5.5
tbd ER: Season 11 Sep 23, 2004 Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen tbd
tbd The Batman: Season 1 Sep 11, 2004 Detective Ellen Yin 7.3
tbd ER: Season 10 Sep 25, 2003 Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen tbd
tbd ER: Season 9 Sep 26, 2002 Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen tbd
tbd ER: Season 8 Sep 27, 2001 Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen tbd
tbd ER: Season 7 Oct 12, 2000 Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen tbd
tbd ER: Season 6 Sep 30, 1999 Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen tbd
tbd The Single Guy: Season 2 Sep 19, 1996 Trudy Sloane tbd
tbd The Single Guy: Season 1 Sep 21, 1995 Trudy Sloan tbd