Report comments if you believe they do not follow our. Yet Carrie is put between saving her daughter, and her father, by lying to Five-0. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. When Bittle plays the scene where John learns that his son is being born— just as he is closing in on capturing Davis— the look on his face is priceless. If Steve's grandfather's body was not recovered after the sinking of the Arizona then his dog-tags would remain with his body in the ship. And perhaps also tell us if we might see some of the guest stars back for another round. Also, Tani and Grover investigate when a bag of human bones, discovered inside an abandoned storage locker, goes missing.
Duke, played by series regular Dennis Chun, who takes the law into his own hands to save his kidnapped granddaughter Akela, played with perfect sweetness by Cidni Romias. Also, Tani wrestles with whether or not she will tell McGarrett about the murder weapon she found at Adam's house. Nielson pulls off the fearful, distraught nature of a mother who desperately wants her child back. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. He was killed during the operation along with 2 of his team members. That man was John McGarrett, played by Ryan Bittle.
Pictured left to right: Alex O'loughlin as Steve McGarrett and Frankie Faison as Leroy Davis. . Especially the two veterans who are not experienced actors— both Redman and Jackel had little to no acting experience, while Martinez, Taylor-Smith, and Perez-Rukavina are trained actors. Shi Ne Nielson as Carrie, Sgt. Jason Redman, Steven Jackel, J. It is a testament to a great show that even the guest actors have helped to elevate and deepen Five-0 storylines and character arcs. While we are glad it is not real— it is played well and with perfect restraint to keep the scenes from becoming unrealistic or overly emotional.
Both Faison and Bittle guest starred in the April 7 episode,. The episode focused on Sgt. Eddie Martinez; and former Navy Reservist Kathryn Taylor-Smith. All five actors guest starred in the Dec. Yet both actors were exceedingly strong as two characters who wanted to make things right.
Devon Sawa as Brad Woodward One of the strongest guest performances of season eight was in the Jan. Sometimes it just takes one person to reach out and make a connection for someone to get the help they need. Many guest stars are simply unforgettable, and fans have rallied around them via social media— praising them as much as they do their beloved series regulars. Bittle, while in only a few short scenes in the episode, plays John McGarrett like a younger William Sadler— who played John McGarrett since the Pilot episode. Also, Danny and MacGarrett sub as bodyguards for Danny's high maintenance ex-mother-in-law, Amanda Savage, a wildly famous romance novelist with whom he has never gotten along. Several guest actors really stood out in season eight. She is also quite believable as a grief-stricken mother— and the kidnapping scene is heartbreakingly real.
Eddie Martinez, Kathryn Taylor-Smith, Zachary Perez-Rukavina as The Veterans. Gover trying to talk down a suicidal murder suspect. Usually, a guest star is listed in the press release with little fanfare or special highlight. Fans would without a doubt cheer if these names returned in season nine. We understand that to Duke— both his daughter and his granddaughter are in danger and he will ruin his own career to save her.
Both men give stellar performances, and helped to bring to light the sadly very topical issue of suicide. Wendie Burbridge is a published author, playwright, and teacher. Faison played the role without apology— he was guilty and he knew it— but he was going to confess to the one man who might be able to bring peace to those he had harmed in the past. For the most part, they play characters who engage Five-0 in the case of the week. What made their performances so great was the fact that they used their skills as former soldiers in order to help catch the bad guys and solve the case. Devon Sawa played a suicidal Brad Woodward, who was being blamed for the death of his wife. Mixed martial arts fighter Max Holloway also guest stars.
All could easily return to guest star again in their same roles, as they melded well with the series regulars, and added more depth and credibility to the show. Of course, only a new season can answer these questions. Along with Laura Mellow, who plays Nalani Lukela, the scene is sweet and such a relief. Davis is confessing to ease his conscience— and because he is dying of a brain disease and may not remember where his victims are if he waits any longer, and John is trying to find out where a fellow police detective is buried to give his family peace. Several actors have even helped to raise awareness of real-life issues— like Veterans Affairs, and the very timely topic of suicide— which is often more rewarding than the typical high-intensity action of the show. By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the.
It was refreshing to see all five give very natural performances. At the end of the episode Steve is looking through his grandfather's belongings and handles his military 'dog-tags'. The yearly Christmas episode is often a sweetly-wrapped sentimental story that brings the entire team together in order for the show to end the calendar year. He was heartbroken for not saving her, and for leaving her alone, so she was able to go through with taking her own life. It was smart casting, and refreshing to see Bittle play the 1975 version of Papa McG.
Grover shares his own personal experience with depression and guilt, and opens up to the distraught Brad in a way that the two men connect on a human level. Zachary Perez-Rukavina, who had a rare sarcoma cancer which caused his left forearm to be amputated, also played one of the veterans. Her best scene is the happy reunion scene in the end when Carrie and Akela arrive to visit Duke in the hospital. . .