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Returning friends help to keep ‘Five-0’ on track

Updated on  October 14, 2017 at 2:37 pm
Just because a guy is a super spy, doesn’t always mean that he’s an expert on everything-- and that includes being retired. Yet, this spy is still very good at catching bad guys and backing up Five-0, which helped make the latest episode of “Hawaii Five-0” quite entertaining. Read More

New characters seem to be a good change for ‘Five-0’

Updated on  October 7, 2017 at 1:28 am
Leave it to “Hawaii Five-0” to introduce a new character that captures our hearts from the minute he puts on his uniform and heads off to work. Sure, he’s on four legs and covered in fur-- but that makes him even more lovable. Read More

‘Hawaii Five-0’ breathes new fire into their eighth season

It looks like the new year of “Hawaii Five-0” is going to be a hot one. There’s a new spirit in this eighth season and it seems as if the changes in the show are perhaps just what the show needed after seven years and 168 episodes. Read More

Looking forward to a new kind of ‘Five-0’

For “Hawaii Five-0,” who starts their eighth season next Friday, Sept. 29, the concept of drama should be second nature. Yet since the beginning of their last season, the hit television show has been plagued by more drama than any television show should ever face. Read More

‘The Chun Family Legacy’ makes series DVD worth the effort

Traditionally, “Hawaii Five-0” fans celebrate September, as the month marks not only the return of their favorite show but also the release of the previous season on DVD. This year’s DVD release is extra special, as it includes a very poignant short feature which focuses on actor Dennis Chun’s family connection to the show. Read More

Oncefound FX helps bring out the Mummy in Garcia’s Halloween Haunt

Hawaiʻi actor and expert special FX artist, Kamakani De Dely, has an interesting relationship with “Hawaii Five-0”-- one that has cast De Dely in several unique roles. Read More

Fans define the best ‘Five-0 ʻohana’ moments

Updated on  September 1, 2017 at 10:18 pm
For seven seasons, “Hawaii Five-0” has fully embraced the theme of ʻohana and infused it into their overall storylines and character arcs of the popular police procedural. Read More

O’Loughlin is still a big reason why fans love ‘Hawaii Five-0’

Updated on  August 25, 2017 at 11:08 pm
After seven years of “Hawaii Five-0,” many continue to credit series star Alex O’Loughlin as the reason behind the success of the show. The Australian actor has helmed the reboot of the classic police procedural since the series start, playing the iconic commander of the Five-0 task force, Steve McGarrett. Read More

Despite the critics, Caan is definitely a ‘Five-0’ fan favorite

Out of all of the stars of “Hawaii Five-0,” actor Scott Caan is both beloved and vilified. Beloved by fans for his dramatic portrayal of Detective Danny “Danno” Williams, a former New Jersey police officer who finds himself “a fish out of water” in sunny Hawaiʻi. Read More

Fans say mālama pono to Kono after Park’s ‘Hawaii Five-0’ exit

Updated on  August 14, 2017 at 12:39 am
After almost five weeks of reflecting on the untimely exit of “Hawaii Five-0” stars Daniel Dae Kim and Grace Park, fans seem to be nearing a state of reluctant acceptance. Read More

Saying aloha ʻoe to Chin Ho is bittersweet for ‘Five-0’ fans

“Hawaii Five-0” fans of Daniel Dae Kim have had a tough time during this summer hiatus. With the news of his and Grace Park’s departure last month, and the diversity conflict surrounding their contract negotiations, fans have not known which side to take, or which side to believe. Read More

New additions to ‘Five-0’ will equal a successful season eight

Updated on  July 29, 2017 at 10:53 pm
Considering all the changes “Hawaii Five-0” fans have learned about in the last month, there has been lots of concern about the fate of season eight. Read More

‘Five-0’ fans may find ‘Salvation’ in a new summer series

Updated on  July 14, 2017 at 5:47 pm
“Hawaii Five-0” fans are still reeling after last week’s sad news of the departure of two main cast members, as well as the lack of press coverage of the traditional Hawaiian blessing that normally launches the new season. Read More

Five-0’s diversity issue is not that simple

Updated on  July 7, 2017 at 10:32 pm
It’s been a really tough week for “Hawaii Five-0.” With the news of the departure of show regulars Daniel Dae Kim and Grace Park, which hit the fandom hard, and the statement from Kim about the contract dispute that caused his exit, it seemed that the July 7 start of filming was kept on set with only cast and crew invited. Read More

When it comes to seven seasons of ‘Five-0’ fans know best

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
Fans of the “Hawaii Five-0” seem to be thinking a lot about the best parts of their favorite show during this summer hiatus. Read More

Saying aloha to ‘Hawaii Five-0’ stars Kim and Park is no easy task

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
Social media erupted with comments and tweets of sadness, disbelief, and questions about how the CBS show will proceed without two members of the “core four”-- the original group that made up the Five-0 task force. Read More

‘Hawaii Five-0’ fans pick season seven favorites

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
Each hiatus season, fans love to discuss, dissect, and delve into each episode of the past season, reliving and reviewing all their favorite “Hawaii Five-0” scenes and scenarios. Read More

Viewers voice their opinions about future ‘Five-0’ crossovers

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
For the most part, fans of episodic dramas like “Hawaii Five-0” enjoy when their program joins forces with another equally popular television show. Read More

Fans share their choices for future ‘Five-0’ guest stars

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
Over the last seven seasons, “Hawaii Five-0” has stacked their show with some amazing guest stars. These guest actors have helped the show stay at the top of the Friday night lineup by lending their star power, as well as their considerable acting talents to the show. Read More

“Five-0” villains work hard to fill-in as series bad guy

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
“Hawaii Five-0” fundamentally has always been about good guys chasing bad guys. That’s what makes a police procedural work-- the cops hunt for the criminals and villains who scheme and plot the demise of all that is good in our world. Read More

Strong guest stars help reinforce ‘Five-0’ storylines

Updated on  July 1, 2017 at 7:44 pm
This week’s summer repeat of “Hawaii Five-0” was a great reminder that even on a hit television show, a guest star can sometimes make or break an episode. Read More

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