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 the first season, the closing credits showed a police motorcycle racing through Waikiki. From the second season on, it show the famous outrigger canoe being paddled off Diamond Head.
- McGarrett often called his first secretary, May, "Love".
- Gregory Peck was offered the lead role of McGarrett. He turned it down.