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Hawaii Five-0: Hoa Pili (Close Friend)

When threats turn deadly against a tour company that endangers the local shark population, Five-0 faces the difficult task of narrowing down the suspect list. Meanwhile, the team debates whether or not Kamekona will earn his helicopter license.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 3x19
Production Number: 19
Airdate: Monday March 25th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

AU (ten) Apr 15, 2013
UK (sky 1) May 12, 2013
ZA (M-Net) Oct 31, 2013


Guest Stars
Brian YangBrian Yang
As Charlie Fong
Kala AlexanderKala Alexander
As Kawika
Lindsay PriceLindsay Price
As Leilani
Tanoai ReedTanoai Reed
As Levi Parker
Taylor WilyTaylor Wily
As Kamekona
Dennis LeeDennis Lee
As Jimmy Amana
James C. VictorJames C. Victor
As Jay Lappert
Jonathan ShawJonathan Shaw
As FBI Agent #2
Kelsey ChockKelsey Chock
As Bruce Kaneshiro
Mac BrandtMac Brandt
As Craig Brant
Tara PlattTara Platt
As Allie
Tom HendersonTom Henderson
As FBI Agent #1
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 with Ryan quietly entering his boat “Allie” with a gun in his hand. He walks into a room and finds his wife having sex with his best friend. He brings them on to the deck and is about to pull the trigger on his friend. At that moment there is an explosion at a distance and they are shocked. Next, at home, Steve is trying to give Kamekona some flying lessons through a flight simulator. Catherine arrives wearing a bikini and Kamekona is distracted. He ends up crashing his helicopter. Steve gets a call and he leaves. ..

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Episode Notes
The episode marks the first directial debut for stunt co-ordinator Jeff Cadiente

The score featured at the end of the episode of the team helping out the locals is a score from the composing team.

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
(Unknown artist)Magnum P.I. ThemeDuring the helicopter tour and to the end

Other Episode Crew

DeveloperRoberto Orci  |  Alex Kurtzman  |  Peter M. Lenkov
Executive ProducerAlex Kurtzman  |  Peter M. Lenkov  |  Roberto Orci  |  Len Wiseman
Co-Executive ProducerBryan Spicer  |  Stephanie Sengupta  |  Jeffrey Downer
ProducerBill Haynes (1)
Co-ProducerPeter Tassler  |  Eric Guggenheim  |  Kyle Harimoto
Consulting ProducerMichele Fazekas  |  Tara Butters  |  Ken Solarz
Associate ProducerAngela Laprete  |  Larry Goldstein
Production DesignerKeith Neely
EditorMaja Vrvilo
CastingJennifer Cooper (1)  |  Rachel W. Sutton
Unit Production ManagerJeffrey Downer  |  Craig Cannold
First Assistant DirectorMichael Neumann
Second Assistant DirectorCarla Bowen
MusicBrian Tyler (2)  |  Keith Power
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
Assistant EditorFelicia Mignon Livingston
Post Production SupervisorDrew Ysais
Supervising Sound EditorKelly Cabral
Re-Recording MixerAndy D'Addario  |  Adam Jenkins
Director of PhotographyAlan Caso
Stunt CoordinatorJustin Sundquist
Art DirectorScott Meehan
Sound MixerRobert Janiger
Executive Story EditorJoe Halpin  |  David Wolkove
Costume SupervisorAnthony Scarano  |  Michelle Moder
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
Theme Song ComposerMorton Stevens
Based On The Series Created ByLeonard Freeman (1)
Theme Song Arranged ByBrian Tyler (2)
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