‘Hawaii Five-0’: Alex O’Loughlin boots up a new McGarrett (2010)

Alex O´Loughlin ~ An Intense Study

In the 21st-century version of “Hawaii Five-0,” Steve McGarrett is a military man through and through — right down to his preferred footwear.

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“I wanted him to always be in standard combat boots,”says Alex O’Loughlin, who plays McGarrett in CBS’ reworking of its classic cop show. He pauses for a second. “Which was a stupid, stupid choice, because now I’m extremely hot all the time.”

O’Loughlin talked with Zap2it earlier this month in Hawaii as he took a short break between shooting scenes for the show’s sixth episode. Poorly thought-out shoe decisions aside, he says the essence of McGarrett goes back to the character’s time in the U.S. Navy. “He’s a military guy, he’s a trained SEAL, you know?”he says. “The way he sees life is as a team guy. So that’s always going to be part of him.”

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By Rick Porter

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