One of the stars of "ER" has been cast in Joss Whedon’s "S.H.I.E.L.D.," making her the second actor cast in the project following Clark Gregg, reports Deadline.com.
Ming-Na Wen, who played Dr. Jing-Mei "Deb" Chen on "ER," will play agent Melinda May, who is an expert pilot but suffered damage in combat, the story notes.
The character was originally called Agent Althea Rice, also known as The Cavalry, the story says.
"S.H.I.E.L.D." is being created for ABC.