Iconic actress Ming-Na Wen will be receiving the Disney Legends Award for her incredible contributions to the company, including being the voice of Mulan starting in 1996 and playing Agent Melinda May in Marvel’s “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”
Disney CEO Bob Iger explained (via Cnet):
“The Disney Legends Award is the highest honor we can bestow. It’s a recognition of talent, a celebration of achievement, and an expression of profound gratitude to the remarkable men and women who have made an indelible mark on our company and our creative legacy.”
Robert Downey Jr., John Favreau, James Earl Jones, Hanz Zimmer and a slew of other accomplished creatives and artists will also be receiving the award at the D23 Expo in August 2019
for their contributions, joining the 289 other Disney legends on the list including Steve Jobs, Stan Lee, and George Lucas.