Ed Asner Previews His Hawaii Five-0 Encore, 36 Years in the Making: 'He's Still Spicy!'
Apparently Ed Asner nailed his guest-starring turn on the original Hawaii Five-0 back in the 1970s, because the crime drama’s current CBS incarnation asked him back — some 36 years later — to reprise the very same role in tonight’s episode, airing at 10/9c.
But you’ll have to forgive the actor if the details of that 1975 gig, as a smuggler named August March, didn’t instantly come flooding back when he got the call. READ MORE
Exclusive First Look: Hawaii Five-0 Gets a Blast from the Past!
Hawaii Five-0, as previously announced, will tap into the past — namely, that of the CBS drama’s original incarnation — when Ed Asner reprises a role he first played more than 30 years ago. And TVLine has a first look at the seven-time Emmy winner’s encore. READ MORE & SEE PHOTO
TVLine Items: Jennifer Beals Cops Castle Gig, Lisa Rinna Returns to Days and More!
Jennifer Beals is Castle-bound.
The Chicago Code/L Word alumna has landed a two-episode guest spot on the ABC drama, playing …READ MORE
TVLine Items: Will Seacrest Replace Matt Lauer? Plus Five-0's Fun Blast from the Past and More!
Will Ryan Seacrest replace Matt Lauer, should the Today co-anchor vacate his seat next year? According to The Wall Street Journal, that is something the higher ups at NBC are actively pursuing.
The American Idol/E! News host is being courted as a possible successor for Lauer, the newspaper reports, …READ MORE
Royal Pains Scoop: Ed Asner Cast as Gramps
Last season, Royal Pains introduced Hank and Evan’s dad Eddie, played by Henry Winkler. Now the USA Network hit’s upcoming third season will be going back another generation: READ MORE