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Gwendoline Yeo portrays Xiao-Mei in Season 2 and 3 of Desperate Housewives.


Gwendoline Yeo moved to the U.S. from Singapore to San Francico as a teenager and then graduated from UCLA. She won national titles of Miss Asian America and Miss Chinatown USA. She then went on to an acting career. Her breakthrough role was her arc on Desperate Housewives in Seasons 2 and 3 cracking people up playing Eva Longoria's naughty maid, XiaoMei. She's also recurred on 24, General Hospital& Grounded for Life and guest starred on NYPD Blue, JAG and The OC. Her Feature credits include AMC's hit western "Broken Trail" starring alongside Robert Duvall, Hallmark's The Magic of Ordinary Days and Robin Swicord's "the Jane Austen Book Club."

She lends her voice on several cartoon series including Cartoon Network's Zatch Belle, Disney's Safety Patrol, Nickalodean's Superscout and the new X-Men. Video gamers best know her as "Paine" from Final Fantasy x-2.


Gwendoline has appeared or starred in:

  • Grounded for Life
  • Final Fantasy X-2
  • The O.C.
  • NYPD Blue
  • 24
  • General Hospital
  • Desperate Housewives
  • Lou and Lou: Safety Patrol
  • Wolverine and the X-Men