“They take, Dano!” Sun Beach and crime… Hamburg, 27.09.2011 / INPROMO / / Sun, beach, crime…Hawaii! On the beautiful island of the Pacific, representatives of organized crime have no chance, ensure Detective Steve McGarrett (Jack Lord) and his partner Danny “Dano” Williams (James MacArthur). Together with their team, the Chinese Chin Ho Kelly (Kam Fong) and the two form the Hawaiian Kono Kalakaua (Zulu), the police squad Hawaii 5-0. The four are among only the Governor of Hawaii, Philip Grey (Richard Denning), and interpret the limits of the law when the Manhunt as guidelines rather than strict requirements and that with success! No matter, the tough COP on the trail are what criminals, assassins, international spies or McGarrets nemesis where fat, Godfather of Hawaii – at the end of each episode which it says “Dano arrest her that!” Rousing stories, razor-sharp dialogues, as well as beautiful landscape photographs of the popular island group are “Hawaii 5-0” in the Pacific Ocean. For many years, the series was the most successful, but also most expensive U.S. thriller series ever.
First, the adventures of the four policemen on location in Hawaii, rather than Hollywood studios were filmed. Not only police vehicles were real, even the Governor provided his Office for filming. When such an effort had to be saved elsewhere: only McGarrett and Williams were professional actors, otherwise joined local amateur actor before the camera and this with great success. The title of the TV series based on the year 1959, when Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. Nine years after this historic event started the production of the KrimiSerie to the pair of investigators and their team. All 279 episodes in 12 seasons were produced until 1980. Jack Lord, actor of the shrewd Detectives Steve McGarrett, is revered in Hawaii as a superstar today.