9.02 Press Release and Promo Pics


“Ke kanaka i ha’ule mai ka lewa mai” – When a vacationing dad on a flight to Honolulu is kidnapped and force to parachute mid-flight, Danny, Tani and Junior track him through the jungle to discover that he may not be who he seems. Also, McGarrett is threatened with a secret from his past, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, Oct. 5 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

(“Ke kanaka i ha’ule mai ka lewa mai” is Hawaiian for “The Man Who Fell from the Sky”)

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Magnum P.I. 1.01


Why do people watch a reboot? That’s a good question with no simple answer.

I’m sure some want to relive, or continue the magic of their childhood. Some have only heard about an old show, and want to see it for the first time. Some want to see an old show in a new light thanks to new technology.

And I’m sure there are also some weirdos who simply want to see another show fail. These people I don’t get; all the others tuning in, I do understand, and I am one of them.

So, did this new and “approved” version of Magnum deliver?

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9.01 Press Release


“Ka ʻōwili ʻōka’i” – After Steve’s CIA agent friend is killed, McGarrett lets himself be captured by the group he thinks is responsible and endures a torturous sensory deprivation tank to find the killer. Also, Tani wrestles with whether or not she will tell McGarrett about the murder weapon she found at Adam’s house, on the ninth season premiere of HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, Sept. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

The episode, titled “Cocoon,” is a retelling of the original series’ pilot episode and was written by the late Leonard Freeman, creator of the original “Hawaii Five-O,” and current executive producer Peter M. Lenkov. Mark Dacascos returns as McGarrett’s nemesis, Wo Fat.

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