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"Mei Mei"

Season Number: 5
Episode Number: 2
Airdate: July 25, 2015
Director: Billy Gierhart
Writer: John Wirth
Thomas Brady
Producer: Peter Chomsky
Thomas Brady
Anson Mount
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"Mei Mei" is the second episode of the fifth season of the AMC series Hell on Wheels. The name of the title means "little sister" in Mandarin.


Bohannon enlists a crew of Chinese workers to help him move a locomotive from Truckee to the Summit Tunnel on a sled. An accident forces Cullen and Fong to work together to survive. Meanwhile, the Swede and Phineas fight for survival after Cullen banishes them to the high country on snow-shoveling patrol.




  1. Anson Mount as Cullen Bohannon
  2. Christopher Heyerdahl as Thor Gundersen
  3. Tim Guinee as Collis Huntington
  4. Byron Mann as Chang
  5. Reg Rogers as James Strobridge
  6. Angela Zhou as Fong

Guest starring

  1. Tzi Ma as Tao
  2. Josh Caras as Phineas Young


  1. Wei Dave Chen as Chen
  2. Matthew Clarke as James
  3. Adrian Petriw as Pratt
  4. Andy Yu as Hoi

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