3 July 2012 11:13 AM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

McGarrett looked as shocked as we were when he found himself about to come face-to-face with his thought-to-be-dead mother on the season finale of Hawaii Five-0. And now, some major star power as signed on to play this important role for the upcoming third season.

CBS has announced that Christine Lahti (Chicago Hope, Jack & Bobby) has signed on to play Doris McGarrett, mother to Steve McGarrett (Alex O’Loughlin). She is set to appear on a recurring basis.

“The mysterious character of Doris McGarrett is a pivotal one to the mythology of our show,” executive producer Peter Lenkov said in a statement, »

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