Hawaii Five-0 is an American procedural crime drama television series and a re-imagining of the original 1968–1980 television series.
Hawaii Five-0 debuted on CBS, the same network that aired the original series.
Like its namesake, it follows an elite state police unit/task force set up to fight crime in the state of Hawaii. It premiered on Monday, September 20, 2010-42 years to the date from the premiere of the original show, September 20, 1968. On October 21, 2010, CBS announced that Hawaii Five-O had been given a 24 episode full season order.
The show has since been renewed for a fifth season which is due to begin airing on September 26th, 2014.