|Aliases:||Agent Melinda May|
|Series:||Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.|
|Location:||S.H.I.E.L.D. mobile command center|
Notes & Trivia Edit
- The character of Melinda May was created by director Joss Whedon and writers Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen.
- Melinda May is a character who is unique to the continuity of the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. television series and was not based on a previously existing Marvel Comics character.
- Is a Level 7 operative, but has access to special intel due to her secret association with Nick Fury.
- A dominant woman by nature, May's aggressiveness also ventured into her sex life. As she had stated to Grant Ward following his betrayal, "You were never on top". 
- May has a strong dislike of her nickname, "The Cavalry", due to the circumstances behind the mission which led to that name. 
- Actress Ming-Na Wen is also known for playing the role of Camile Wray on the science fiction television series SGU: Stargate Universe.