“Hawaii Five-0” is a remake – the series existed as early as 1968, in this it was also about a special police unit that combats organized crime in Hawaii. 42 years later, on the exact same day, the remake premiered. The name of the series makes sense: Hawaii is the 50th state of America, hence the term “Five-0”.
Hawaii Five-0: Facts About the Series
The “Hawaii Five-0” character “Kono Kalakaua”, which was played by Grace Park, is said to be in his mid-twenties. The actress herself was in her mid-thirties. Your role should be younger than “Steve McGarrett” played by Alex O’Loughlin. In real life, Grace Park is two years older than Alex O’Loughlin.
Grace Park leaves Hawaii Five-0
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Daniel Dae Kim was the first actor to get a role. Is private he has been married to his wife for 26 years. He was followed by Alex O’Loughlin, Grace Park and then Scott Caan.
Four “Hawaii Five-0” actors stood in front of the camera for the series “Lost”: Terry O’Quinn, Daniel Dae Kim, Jorge Garcia and Henry Ian Cusick.
In the opening credits of the very first episode, the camera initially zooms in on “Steve McGarrett”, who is standing on a balcony. It’s the same balcony that “McGarrett” with Jack Lord in the original lineup was on during the opening credits of “Hawaii Five-0” (1968).