The ninth season of Hawaii Five-0 will receive its UK premiere on Sky One on Sunday December 30th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Based on the 1960s series of the same name, Hawaii Five-0 follows a new elite federalized task force whose mission is to wipe out the crime that washes up on the Hawaiian Islands’ sun-drenched beaches. The drama series is produced by CBS Television Studios and stars Alex O’Loughlin, Scott Caan, Chi McBride, Jorge Garcia and Meaghan Rath.
In the opening episode of the show’s ninth season, titled Ka ʻōwili ʻōka’i (Cocoon),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. Mark Dacascos reprises his roles as McGarrett’s Nemesis, Wo Fat. The episode 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.
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