'Hawaii Five-0' Season 4: Alex O'Loughlin on McGarrett's 'looming existential crisis' and working with Chi McBride

When we last saw Steve McGarrett on "Hawaii Five-0," he was pressing his nemesis Wo Fat for answers about why his mother had visited Wo Fat in prison and what her agenda really is.He gets some answers in Friday's (Sept. 27) Season 4 premiere. First, though, McGarrett (Alex O'Loughlin) has to get Wo Fat (Mark Dacascos) out of prison. The cliffhanger from last season's finale plays out over the course of the premiere, and O'Loughlin says it kicks off a good-sized arc for his character."What we set up is, Doris McGarrett's gone again. This is one of the most important emotional beats for McGarrett," O'Loughlin said in an interview with Zap2it and a handful of other outlets earlier this week. "First of all, his mother lied to him. ... Then she comes back and says I'm sorry? It's like, what do you mean? So he kind of opens up that wound again, opens up his...



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