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Hawaii Five-0: I Ka Wa Mamua (In a Time Past)

When Danny is forced to remain completely still while bomb technicians disarm a bomb that he has accidentally almost triggered, McGarrett distracts him by getting his partner to tell the story about his toughest and most emotional case from his days as a cop in New Jersey.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 3x6
Airdate: Monday November 12th, 2012

Director: Sylvain White
Story: Peter M. Lenkov
Teleplay: Ken Solarz

Alternate Airdates:

AU (ten) Nov 19, 2012
UK (sky 1) Feb 10, 2013
ZA (M-Net) Aug 01, 2013
NZ (TV3) Feb 23, 2014


Guest Stars
John ColtonJohn Colton
As Secretary of Defense
Sydney Tamiia PoitierSydney Tamiia Poitier
As Grace Tillwell
As Ray

Co-Guest Stars
Joseph DubielJoseph Dubiel
As EOD Soldier #1
Teilor GrubbsTeilor Grubbs
As Grace Williams
Jeremy LukeJeremy Luke
As Nick Bova
Major Patrick RoddyMajor Patrick Roddy
As Ceremony Narrator
Mark PorrettMark Porrett
As Commander of Troops
Mark Wilson (6)Mark Wilson (6)
As EOD Soldier #2
Main Cast
Alex OAlex O'Loughlin
As Steve McGarrett
Scott CaanScott Caan
As Danny "Danno" Williams
Daniel Dae KimDaniel Dae Kim
As Chin Ho Kelly
Grace ParkGrace Park
As Kona "Kono" Kalakaua
Masi OkaMasi Oka
As Dr. Max Bergman
Michelle BorthMichelle Borth
As Catherine Rollins


The episode begins in New Jersey in 2001 when Danny and another lady detective enter an abandoned building and bust a drug cartel trying to pack up their goods. But then two other men arrive and hold the detectives at gun point. After frisking them, the leader wants to know who told them about this location. When they get no answer, one of the guys hit Danny across the face cut to the present day, Steve is curious to know what happens next. They are in a stake out and Danny points out to the man they are waiting for; Farooq. When Farooq sees them, he runs. A chase ensues and Danny gets his shot at Farooq. ..

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ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
One DirectionWhat Makes You BeautifulBoutique Shop and Father/Daughter Dance
The Rolling StonesDoo Doo Doo Doo Doo (Heartbreaker)Opening Scene & during another flashback
The SwansSeven SeasDanno & Grace dance at Father/Daughter Dance
Ying Yang Twins ft. Greg TecozFist Pump, Jump, JumpCatherine comes out of the pool at the Hilton

Other Episode Crew

DeveloperPeter M. Lenkov  |  Alex Kurtzman  |  Roberto Orci
Executive ProducerAlex Kurtzman  |  Roberto Orci  |  Peter M. Lenkov
Co-Executive ProducerStephanie Sengupta  |  Jeffrey Downer  |  Bryan Spicer
ProducerBill Haynes (1)
Co-ProducerKyle Harimoto  |  Peter Tassler
Consulting ProducerKen Solarz  |  Al Septien  |  Tara Butters  |  Turi Meyer  |  Michele Fazekas
Associate ProducerAngela Laprete  |  Larry Goldstein
Production DesignerKeith Neely
EditorRoderick Davis (1)
CastingJennifer Cooper (1)  |  Rachel W. Sutton
Unit Production ManagerJeffrey Downer  |  Craig Cannold
First Assistant DirectorMichael Neumann
Second Assistant DirectorCarla Bowen
MusicKeith Power  |  Brian Tyler (2)
Music EditorGary Krause
Music SupervisorLiza Richardson
Set DecoratorJulieann Getman
Location ManagerJim Triplett
Transportation CoordinatorJohn Reed
Property MasterJane Gulick
Construction CoordinatorKevin Wenger
Script SupervisorDiane Frauenholz
Production CoordinatorLisa Lee Mitchell
Post Production SupervisorDrew Ysais
Supervising Sound EditorKelly Cabral
Re-Recording MixerAdam Jenkins  |  Andy D'Addario
Director of PhotographyAlan Caso
Stunt CoordinatorJeff Cadiente
Art DirectorScott Meehan
Coordinating ProducerJessica Petelle
Sound MixerRobert Janiger
Executive Story EditorDavid Wolkove  |  Joe Halpin
Costume SupervisorMichelle Moder  |  Anthony Scarano
Makeup Department Head Jeff Dawn
Production AccountantWilliam Chico Powell
Chief Lighting TechnicianNewton Termeer
AssistantRyan Mannix
Casting AssociateLindsay Jameyson
Special Effects CoordinatorArchie Ahuna  |  John C. Hartigan
Hair Department HeadRita Troy
Supervising EditorMaja Vrvilo
First Company GripAne Tranetzki
Apprentice EditorJohn Pensky
Theme Song ComposerMorton Stevens
Based On The Series Created ByLeonard Freeman (1)
Theme Song Arranged ByBrian Tyler (2)
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