Jack Lord played Steve McGarrett, head of an elite state police unit investigating "organized crime, murder, assassination attempts, foreign agents, felonies of every type."
Last Episode12x20 Woe to Wo Fat Aired: Apr. 05, 1980
McGarrett disguises himself as a famous scientist to help find a missing colleague, and finds himself locked in combat once again with Wo Fa …
Series Fun Facts
- In a few early episodes, Richard Denning (who played Governor Paul Jameson), also played Attorney General Phil Gray.
- Not only was this the first appearance of arch-nemesis Wo Fat, it also marked the first appearance of recurring character Jonathan Kaye.
- Zulu (Det. Kono) was the first of the regular cast to depart the show. He left in the 4th season.