HAWAII FIVE-0” UPDATES A FAVORITE EPISODE, “HOOKMAN,” FROM THE ORIGINAL SERIES

FIVE-0 INVESTIGATES WHEN A MYSTERIOUS MAN TARGETS SELECT POLICE OFFICERS FOR REVENGE AND McGARRETT IS NEXT ON HIS HIT LIST, ON “HAWAII FIVE-0,” MONDAY, FEB. 4

Locations From the Original To Be Used In This New Episode, Directed By and Guest Starring Peter Weller (“RoboCop”)

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Max Weinberg (“E Street Band”) and Charlie Murphy (“The Dave Chappelle Show”) Also Guest Star

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Hookman” – Five-0 investigates when a mysterious man targets select police officers for revenge and McGarrett is the next on his hit list, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Monday, Feb. 4 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Hookman,” the original series’ season six Emmy Award-winning premiere episode (original airdate Sept. 11, 1973), centered around a double amputee out to avenge the loss of his hands by killing the police officers responsible, including McGarrett.  In the updated version, McGarrett’s father was one of the officers responsible for his maiming.

Peter Weller (“RoboCop”) guest stars as the lead villain as well as directs this production.  Jason Koger, a double upper amputee, will be stand in for Weller in close-ups of his prosthetic hands.  In the original production, Jay J. Armes portrayed the lead villain and was a double amputee himself.  

SERIES REGULARS:

Alex O’Loughlin     (Steve McGarrett)
Scott Caan     (Danny “Danno” Williams)

Daniel Dae Kim     (Chin Ho Kelly)
Grace Park     (Kono Kalakaua)
Masi
Oka     (Dr. Max Bergman)
Michelle Borth     (Catherine Rollins)

RECURRING CAST:

Brian Fong     (Charlie Fong)
Dennis Chun     (Sgt. Duke Lukela)
Richard T. Jones     (Governor Sam Denning)
William Sadler     (John McGarrett)

GUEST CAST:

Peter Weller     (Hookman/Curt Stoner)
Norman Compton     (HPD Officer Troy Ookala)
Charlie Murphy     (Don McKinney)
Max Weinberg     (Norm)
Grant Patrick Moniz     (Ben Keoki)
Terry Plunkett     (Proprietor)

WRITTEN BY:     Joe Halpin
DIRECTED BY:     Peter Weller