'Hawaii Five-0': Ed Asner returns after his last stint 'bugged everybody'


Ed Asner never expected "Hawaii Five-0" to turn into a 37-year gig for him.That's the span of time between his first appearance on the original CBS crime drama and his reprising the role on the network's current reboot of the show. After appearing in an episode last March, the seven-time Emmy winner has his third round Monday (Oct. 1) in the same part: August March, a veteran smuggler and art expert now asked by the Five-0 police squad to help probe a lethal robbery."You have to pay for crime," the warm and frequently amusing Asner tells Zap2it about returning again as the character he first played in 1975 opposite Jack Lord. He reasons that in his latest return as March, working with Alex O'Loughlin as today's Steve McGarrett, "I have to pay for killing that beautiful girl who got dumped in the ocean. That bugged everybody."I have a hard time bending over under certain conditions,...



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