Olwen May (born 1st January 1963) appeared on Coronation Street in four roles:

Her other credits include roles in A Touch of Frost, Children's Ward, The Bill, Doctors, Emmerdale, Life on Mars, The Royal, Silent Witness, Monroe, Shameless, Inspector George Gently, Happy Valley, along with films My Son the Fanatic (1997) and Whoops! (2013).

On stage she has also appeared in productions including This Land Hunger for Trade, The Doll's House, Angels in America, Closer, Moll Flanders, A Winter's Tale, Pericles, Jamaica Inn, Cider With Rosie, The Importance of Being Earnest and Orpheus Descending.