Steve McGarrett comes to Hawaii to avenge his father's death but when the governor offers his own task force, he accepts. He picks up team members on the way, Danny Williams, the head detective on his father's case, Chin Ho Kelly, a former HPD Detective who was fired for accused corruption and McGarrett's father's old patrol partner, Kono Kalakaua, a Cadet at the Police Academy who's 1 week from graduating, Lori Weston entry to Five-O temporarily, how Catharine Rollins a girl friend of Steve and Captain Lou Grover, a former Chicago PD Head of SWAT.
Did You Know?
, the son of the original Chin Ho Kelly, Kam Fong
, has a recurring role as HPD Sergeant Duke Lukela. The role of Duke is also a tribute or reference to Herman Wedemeyer
, who played Duke in the original series. Dennis Chun also had roles on Hawaii Five-O (1968), as three different, unrelated characters, in three different episodes, one during season six, and two during season seven. See more
The silver Camaro that is driven in the series is an RS model as is seen in the RS emblem in the front grill; however, in some scenes filmed inside the car, the headrests have the SS logo stitched into them. In other scenes, the headrests do not have the SS logo. See more
Each episode title is in the Hawaiian language. See more
Referenced in Friends with Benefits
Hawaii 5-0 Theme
Written by Morton Stevens
Performed by Brian Tyler See more