She eventually manages to call Chin for help, but loses her phone before she can get most of the message out. Upon discovering the truth, that Kono was being used as bait for Captain Fryer, Steve is enraged. First aired in 2010, she portrayed the character of Tani Rey: Where is she? In Mo'o 'olelo Pu, Kono decides to go on a catamaran trip from the island of Oahu to the island of Molokai, in honor of her mother who had planned a similar trip but was prevented when she had a brain aneurysm. current Episode Count. Grace Park was born on March 14, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Grace Park Net Worth and Salary: Grace Park is an American-born Canadian actress who has a net worth of $6 million.Park is best known for … Officer Kono Kalakua is the fourth and final member of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force and an expert sniper. She made her acting debut in 2015 playing the younger version of Grace Park's character Kono Kalakaua on Hawaii Five-0. Born in Toyko, she was raised in California. Character information Like her cousin, Chin, Kono shows deep loyalty to Steve. First aired in 2010, she portrayed the character of Kono Kalakaua in the series and remained a regular cast member until leaving the show after the seventh season. GALLERY. She has been commonly underestimated, yet comes through in the clutch multiple times. After graduating from the police academy, she became an official and permanent member of the task force, that was renamed "Hawaii Five-0". She bought a pregnancy test at the dollar store, with her niece Sara. CBS claimed that they had given "unprecedented" salary raises to Park and Kim, suggesting that they had been paid a lot less under their old contracts. Canadian-American actress who first took the role of Kono Kalakaua on the series Hawaii Five-0 in 2010. Some critics noted that the network's "refusal to pay Kim and Park on matching terms with O'Loughlin and Caan was CBS's formal declaration that they were determined to protect a disparity that has been a sore point since the show's premiere: The assertion was that O'Loughlin and Caan are Hawaii Five-0 "stars" with Kim and Park being merely "co-leads" or supporting cast", yet Kim and Park were originally featured heavily on advertising and proved to be a crucial part of the show's success. First Name Grace #14. [12], In 2010, she appeared in the Fox series Human Target as Eva Kahn, and was a main character, Kono Kalakaua, in the 2010 CBS revival of Hawaii Five-0. Affiliates [2], Born in Los Angeles,[3][4] Park moved with her family to Canada when she was 22 months old. Hawaii Five-O Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. Age old. Spent 3 years on the surfing pro circuit prior to blowing out her knee. 139 She currently resides in Los Angeles, California, USA. After moving to the mainland to pursue a different career, she and Adam drifted apart. She is highly skilled in martial arts, and is loyal to her team, especially to her cousin Chin. Kono Kalakaua (Character) is a American Police officer, Investigator, Five-0 Task Force; former professional surfer, who was born on in Birth Place not known. Age: 46 years 9 months : Birth Date: March 14, 1974: Horoscope: Pisces: Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA: Net Worth: Around $10 million: Ethnicity: Korean: Nationality: Dual(American and Canadian) Profession: Actress: Education: University of British Columbia: Weight: 52 Kg: Hair Color: Black: Eye Color: Dark Brown: Waist Size: 23 inch Bra Size: 33 inch Hip Size: In Ina Paha, in an alternate reality where John McGarrett survived being shot dead by Victor Hesse and due to the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force not being created, the Kono of that reality is a model and champion surfer, regularly appearing in ads for TV. 47 Age. [9][10], In 2008, she had co-starring roles in the A&E series The Cleaner until it was cancelled on September 25, 2009 and the CBC series The Border until it was cancelled in 2010. Kono and Chin are usually partnered up when working, either following up leads for Steve or staying at HQ to work on the more technical aspects of the operations. The thirteen-year-old child actress made acting debut in the television series Hawaii Five-0 in Grace Park’s character Kono Kalakaua. Trivia. Originally from Kono manning her sniper rifle. Zulu, Actor: Hawaii Five-O. [2], Danny Williams: All right, what, uh what are you what are you doing tonight? Kono was out surfing when her cousin, Chin, recruited her for Five-0. Kono blames Chin's ex-fiancee Malia for leaving him. [17] The two live in Vancouver. Exhausted, sunburned and dehydrated, Kono is taken to the hospital. In recent years, Park has achieved recognition among the wider international audience through her role in the TV series, Hawaii Five-0. Gilbert Francis Lani Damian Kauhi (October 17, 1937 – May 3, 2004), also known by the stage names Zulu and Zoulou, was an American actor and comedian.He is remembered largely for his portrayal of Kono Kalakaua on the long-running television program Hawaii Five-O. Around mid 20's Origin. Kono has used their connection to get information for Five-0 operations. Her family shifted to Canada when she was 22 months old. In 2010, Park was cast as Kono Kalakaua, a main character in the CBS revival of Hawaii Five-0. Family Life. Most Popular #13087. Grace Park (I) Grace Park. 5'9" Title In the first episode Kono is on the run for a murder she didn't commit that Michael Noshimori did. [4]. Joe White is forced into an early retirement after rescuing McGarrett in North Korea, however he continues to investigate "Shelburne". Born in Toyko, she was raised in California. Portrayed by Grace Park (born March 14, 1974)[1] is an American-Canadian actress, known for her roles in the science-fiction series Battlestar Galactica, as Shannon Ng in the Canadian teen soap opera series Edgemont, as Officer Kono Kalakaua in the police procedural Hawaii Five-0, and as Katherine Kim in A Million Little Things. Chin was also the person who inspired her to become a police officer. Hawaii Five-0 Task Force Honolulu Police Department (Graduated) Kono is currently learning more and more about the duties of being a cop. She and fellow co-star Daniel Dae Kim left the show in 2017, leaving the cast without any Asian regulars, after a salary dispute where it was reported that CBS's latest offer paid them 10-15% less than their white co-stars, Alex O'Loughlin and Scott Caan. Grace Park is young Canadian actress with Korean ancestry. Birth Sign Pisces. Biographical information Kono and Danny have an easy, respectful relationship. He was 66. Birth Sign Pisces. The team needed someone who was an unknown to the criminals operating on the islands. She was raised in the Vancouver neighbourhood of Kerrisdale. Age 46 years old. The two have each appeared in … Real name Many of her fans are interested in her perfect body measurements.Her banana shaped figure consists of flat belly, smaller firm breasts and hips. Born and raised in Hawaii, Kono grew enjoying surfing and at the age of fifteen, was recruited by the CEO of Coral Prince Surfing, Ian Adams. [18] They have one son, born in 2013. Yeah, I spoke to her a couple days ago. Adam's flying out tomorrow to be with her. Carson City, Nevada As with everyone in the team, Steve is quite protective of her. Seems like, every time she locks up a perp, they get new intel that leads to another arrest. At age 25, Park was cast as high school student Shannon Ng on the Canadian teen soap opera Edgemont. Officer Kono Kalakaua Name Kona "Kono" Kalakaua Series 2010- Pilot (episode) - present Status Alive Family Unnamed mother Chin Ho Kelly (Cousin) Keako (Uncle), Mele (Aunt, deceased) Adam Noshimuri (Boyfriend) Portrayed by Grace Park Officer Kono Kalakua is the fourth and final member of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force and an expert sniper. His most famous role was that of "Detective Kono Kalakaua" on the hit TV series, Hawaii Five-O (1968). In addition to that, she is also a graduate of the HPD Academy and a cousin of fellow H50 member, Lieutenant Chin Ho Kelly. When Chin receives word that Kono is safe, Steve is clearly relieved to hear it. Height Ian Anthony Dale (born July 3, 1978) is an American actor who has a main role as Adam Noshimuri, ex-husband of former main character Kono Kalakaua, on Hawaii Five-0.Other notable roles include Deputy Secretary of Defense Harris Edwards on Salvation, Simon Lee on The Event, Davis Lee on Surface, Avatar Gamma on Charmed and Kazuya Mishima in Tekken.He has also appeared on shows such as … [3], Steve McGarrett: Look, he, (Adam) married a member of my team. Before her mother could take a big boat trip, she suffered a burst aneurysm. Grace refers to her father's partner and a former Navy SEAL, Lieutenant Commander Steve McGarrett as \"Uncle Steve\". Gilbert Francis Lani Damian Kauhi (October 17, 1937 – May 3, 2004), also known by the stage names Zulu and Zoulou, was an American actor and comedian.He is remembered largely for his portrayal of Kono Kalakaua on the long-running television program Hawaii Five-O She also starred in the film Romeo Must Die. Both Kono and Adam underwent changes in personality due to her new job and his experiences on the island, and this resulted in her calling off their marriage and leaving him. Age 46 years old. Chin is the reason Kono became part of the Five-0 task force. Grace Parks First Seen. Trivia. Despite being the least-experienced police cop of herself, Danny and Chin, Kono has proven herself to be a quick study as she now serves as the sniper/sharpshooter of the team, often providing cover or protection for her teammates. She made her acting debut in 2015 playing the younger version of Grace Park’s character Kono Kalakaua on Hawaii Five-0. This marked the end of her surfing career.While recovering, Kono decided to follow in the footsteps of her cousin, Lieutenant Chin Ho Kelly, and become a cop by entering the H… Family Steve McGarrett, Danny Williams, Kono Kalakaua, and Chin Ho Kelly find a litttle girl [[Catherine "Angel" Mortia]] covered in blood of her dead parents. Gilbert Francis Lani Damian Kauhi was born on October 17, 1937 on the Big Island of Hawaii. First TV Show Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-Canadian actress. When Kono realizes the truth about Chin's leaving the force (the fact that her cousin took the blame for their uncle's crime), she becomes angry that Chin did not tell the truth. It turned out to be her boyfriend, who Chin had managed to call in advance while racing to Malia's aid. The FBI want her to stick around, see it through to the end. Pilot Steve McGarrett: Yeah, I have. ... Kono Kalakaua/Steve McGarrett/Catherine Rollins/Danny "Danno" Williams (2) Catherine Rollins/Danny "Danno" Williams (2) Kono Kalakaua & Steve McGarrett (2) Kono Kalakaua & Chin Ho Kelly (1) Park had a role in the 2007 movie West 32nd, a crime drama set in New York City's Korean neighborhood. Danny Williams: No, it's just weird. Born and raised in Hawaii, Kono grew up enjoying surfing and at the age of fifteen, was recruited by the CEO of Coral Prince Surfing, Ian Adams. In S2, she was under investigation by the Department of Federal Bureau of Investigation and got a promotion. Kono is not afraid doing her job, and is quite a formidable cop. Honolulu, Hawaii In the S3 Season premiere, she was still in the ocean, and about to drown until someone saved her. She can be seen wearing a bikini in several episodes due to her love of surfing. She, however, grabbed huge attention after appearing in the shows like the Hand of God and The Thundermans. Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is famous for being tv actress. It is unclear when and how Adam and Kono met, but it was revealed in Ua Hopu that the two are dating. They love each other but do not always trust each other. Born and raised in Hawaii, Kono grew enjoying surfing and at the age of fifteen, was recruited by the CEO of Coral Prince Surfing, Ian Adams. She does not easily forgive herself if she makes a mistake and she's also the only one who calls Lieutenant Commander Steve McGarrett "boss.". Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Kono and Steve have a respectful and easy relationship. ... Kono was set to become a professional surfer and was recruited at age 15 by the CEO of Coral Prince Surfing, Ian Adams. Lots of guns, gore in violent remake of classic cop show. In the finale, she leaves for Shanghai with Adam and Doris McGarrett, Steve's mother, after being framed for murder although she's eventually cleared. Chin Ho Kelly (Cousin) Sid (Cousin) Makana Kalakaua (Cousin)Mele (Aunt)† Keako (Uncle) Kam Tong Kelly (Uncle) Hiro Noshimuri (Father-in-Law) (former)† Michael Noshimuri (Brother-in-Law) (former)† Noriko Noshimuri (Half-Sister-in-Law) (former)†) Alive Kono blew out her knee during a surfing tournament, causing her to be unable to compete professionally ever again. She has been cast in a number of short films including 2016's Angeltown and 2017's Unbound. During the second episode "Ohana" she was protecting the son of the victim when they discovered that the father's girlfriend Natalie, who was in the house, was part of the team who kidnapped the father. This marked the end of her surfing career. Canadian-American actress who first took the role of Kono Kalakaua on the series Hawaii Five-0 in 2010. 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When Kono goes missing during a storm while surfing the islands, Steve calls in both the Coast Guard and the Navy to help locate her, and when the Coast Guard refuses to send out rescue helicopters until a storm has passed, Steve offers to fly into the storm himself if they give him one to find her. Most Popular #13087. Birthplace Los Angeles, CA . Birthplace Los Angeles, CA . Family Life. His father recognizes one of the heads of the gang, who is in prison claiming he is only a low-level member. Kono dresses in practical clothing for most of the teams operations. Grace Park’s age is 46. He was better known by the nickname his classmates gave him in high school, "Zulu". Chin and Steve quickly alert the Coast Guard who are delayed by another storm and ultimately can't find her before their helicopters run out of fuel. Steve McGarrett: Not any time soon. They enjoy each other's company in and outside of work. Current location Officer Kono Kalakaua is a former member of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force and an expert sniper. Several years went by and Kono blew out her knee during a tournament and was left devastated that she could no longer compete professionally which also marked the end of her surfing career. She gained recognition as Lt. Sharon 'Boomer' Valerii and Lt. Sharon 'Athena' Agathon on Battlestar Galactica (2004), as well as Shannon Ng in the Canadian television series teen soap Edgemont (2000). Playing Lt. Sharon ‘Boomer’ Valerii and Lt. Sharon ‘Athena’ Agathon in the military science fiction series Battlestar Galactica from 2004 to 2009, and as Kono Kalakaua in the action police procedural series Hawaii Five-0. [5] She graduated from Magee Secondary School[6] in 1992 and holds a degree in psychology from the University of British Columbia.[4]. Danny Williams: Okay. Physical description She grew up in Vancouver and she is of Korean heritage. [11] She appeared as a fan in a crowd at a science fiction convention, objecting to a gritty remake of a Star Trek–like series, comparable to the Battlestar Galactica remake in which she starred.