‘Hawaii Five-0’ Ups Chi McBride to Series Regular

Chi McBride Hawaii 5 0 Series

Looks like there’s more office politics awaiting Steve and Danno on “Hawaii Five-0.”

Chi McBride, who was cast as SWAT Captain Lou Grover for the fourth season of the CBS reboot, has signed on as a series regular. The character is based on one with the same name that appeared in the original version.

“After his first guest spot, we knew we had something special here with Chi playing Captain Lou Grover,”  Executive Producer Peter Lenkov says in a statement. “He just fit seamlessly into the fabric of ‘Hawaii Five-0’ and viewers are enjoying the spirited, if sometimes antagonistic, interaction between him and [Alex O’Loughlin’s Steve] McGarrett. We are so thrilled to welcome Chi into our Ohana.”

“Hawaii Five-0” airs at 9 p.m. Fridays on CBS.

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  1. Dave says:

    Just because your a pitcher “Doesn’t mean” you get as much as Bumgarner or Kershaw. Sounds like envy to me, your supporting cast member. Good luck on your new jobs

  2. Rick Roser says:

    Mr. Mcbride will be a great asset to the regular cast .I’ve been a regular fan of this show ( & the original ) for years.Keep up the great work .

  3. dave thompson says:

    why do they have to make him the same Dick he was on House?

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