Mei-Lei is one of the many minions in Auric Goldfinger's employ. She works aboard one of his planes and is seen when Pussy Galore flies in Bond. James goes into the bathroom to change and Pussy orders Mei-Lei to watch him. She spies on him through secret holes in the wall. However, Bond manages to catch on and covers the holes. After they land, she asks Bond to let the plane ladder down for her.