Ming-Na will be honored on November 10th at her university Carneige Mellon the 2023 Alumni Achievement Awards for her exceptional accomplishment and leadership in the Arts.
From the Carneige Mellon University website:
Ming-Na Wen, a 1986 graduate of the School of Drama, has had an illustrious acting career for decades. She was a trumpeter on “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood.” She broke barriers as the first Asian American contract actor in a daytime drama on “As the World Turns." Her diverse roles include Dr. Chen on “ER," June in "The Joy Luck Club" and Mimi in "One Night Stand." Among her credits are "Street Fighter," "Two and a Half Men" and "Hacks." Wen was named a Disney Legend for originating the role of warrior princess Mulan and Agent May on Marvel's “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." She achieved the Disney trifecta with mercenary Fennec Shand in the Disney+ series “The Mandalorian” and “The Book of Boba Fett.” This year, Wen received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Photo of Ming-Na Wen by Dennis Kwan