James MacArthur


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VIDEO: Hawaii Five-0: Pe'epe'e Kanaka

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Hawaii Five-0: Pe'epe'e Kanaka
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Length: 42:24
Aired: 2/8/1972

The investigation of a murdered pool cleaner leads Five-0 to uncover a possible terrorist cell of radicalized students who are plotting an attack on U.S. soil. watch

VIDEO: Hawaii Five-0: Ku I Ka Pili Koko

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Hawaii Five-0: Ku I Ka Pili Koko
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Length: 44:15
Aired: 2/1/1972

Five-0 is set up when a bad tip leads them to an abandoned building that is rigged to explode with McGarrett and Danny trapped inside. Xzibit guest stars as a prison informant. watch

VIDEO: Hawaii Five-0 - Ho'i Hou

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Hawaii Five-0 - Ho'i Hou
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Length: 44:17
Aired: 1/25/1972

Five-0 investigates when the daughter of a macadamia nut tycoon is murdered with a stiletto heel during Chin's high school reunion. Jorge Garcia returns and Rob Corddry guest stars as the fan-voted struggling illusionist. Hawaii Five-0 viewers spent this season voting on key story and production elements for this special episode, including wardrobe, music and even the episode's title. (TV-14 L, V) watch


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TV Listings



Year Title Description
1969 The Angry Breed Movie, Actor - Deek Stacey
1968 Hawaii Five-O TV Show Series, Actor - Det. Danny Williams
1968 Hang 'Em High Movie, Actor - Preacher
1968 Hawaii Five-0 TV Show Series, Actor - Det. Danny Williams
1967 The Love-Ins Movie, Actor - Larry Osborne

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James MacArthur, Original Hawaii Five-0’s Danno, Dies at 72

James MacArthur, best known for his role as Danno on the original Hawaii Five-0, died of natural causes in Florida on Thursday, according to The Associated Press.  He was 72.

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Matt's Picks: August 30 - September 2

HAWAII FIVE-0 (Monday-Friday, starts at 9 am/8c, Spike TV)
Time to book 'em! You've heard so much about CBS' upcoming remake you've developed a nostalgic taste for the original? You're in luck. All week, Spike TV is airing daylong marathons (9 am-6 pm/ET) comprising the entire first season of the 1968 original, starring Jack Lord as the implacable Steve McGarrett and James MacArthur as boyish Danny "Danno" Williams... read more

Cheers & Jeers: Entourage's Great Scott (Caan)

Cheers to Scott Caan for finding a home on the small screen.

The swagger-iffic son of James Caan spent the past 15 years trying to follow in his dad's cinematic footsteps and only occasionally landing ...
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Try to settle these ...

Question: Try to settle these arguments: Is Hawaii Five-O's Jack Lord dead or alive, and was he gay or straight?

Answer: The late Mr. Lord, star of the cop drama that ran on CBS from September 1968 to April 1980, died of heart failure in 1998 at the age of 77. Now, I can't address the man's sexuality with any authority and, frankly, I think that's every person's private business. But I can tell you he was married to wife Marie for nearly 50 years, so you do the surmising from there.

What I can tell you about the actor, who headed the Hawaii State Police's fictional Five-O unit as Det. Steve McGarrett, is that he was dead serious about his career, worked very, very hard at it and was near-obsessive about how he was portrayed by the press. Born John J.P. Ryan, the Brooklyn native saw his share of sadness and challenges before landing the McGarret read more

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