Officer Kono Kalakua is the fourth and final member of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force and an expert sniper. She's even brought in Chin's San Fran task force to handle the West Coast operations. After the case is solved, Steve punches Captain Fryer, telling him that no one messes with his team. Family Life. 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. Look who's a sensitive little flower now. She had nowhere else to go so Danny Williams adopted her at the age of 7. For the past seven seasons, Kim and Park have played Chin Ho Kelly and Kono Kalakaua, members of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force. Kono has been seen teaching Danny how to surf so that Danny could surf with his daughter. After moving to the mainland to pursue a different career, she and Adam drifted apart. According to Hiro Noshimuri, Shelburne is an unidentified person… She has dark brown shoulder length hair, usually loose around her shoulders or sometimes tied up, and also dark brown eyes. Lots of guns, gore in violent remake of classic cop show. Honolulu, Hawaii 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. Kono is currently learning more and more about the duties of being a cop. Kono and Steve have a respectful and easy relationship. Kono was out surfing when her cousin, Chin, recruited her for Five-0. Danny Williams: No, it's just weird. Many of her fans are interested in her perfect body measurements.Her banana shaped figure consists of flat belly, smaller firm breasts and hips. Gilbert Francis Lani Damian Kauhi was born on October 17, 1937 on the Big Island of Hawaii. She earned a … Current location It turned out to be her boyfriend, who Chin had managed to call in advance while racing to Malia's aid. Biographical information Kono blew out her knee during a surfing tournament, causing her to be unable to compete professionally ever again. A violent storm sinks Kono's boat and leaves her adrift on her surf board. Detective Kona "Kono" KalaKaua Portrayed By. [7] She appeared in the miniseries Battlestar Galactica in 2003 and continued as the same or related characters in subsequent series and films. 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. Canadian-American actress who first took the role of Kono Kalakaua on the series Hawaii Five-0 in 2010. In the midst of shooting, Kono is shot in the arm, but otherwise unharmed. Kono's mother survived, but was left brain damaged and unable to speak, devastating Kono. Grace Park [4]. Background. 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. Kono Noshimuri Tani Rey: Where is she? She eventually manages to call Chin for help, but loses her phone before she can get most of the message out. Chin is the reason Kono became part of the Five-0 task force. An Archive of Our Own, a project of the Organization for Transformative Works Gilbert Lani Kauhi was the an actor who played Kono Kalakaua on the 1968 Hawaii Five-O television series. [8] She appeared as Lt. Sandra Telfair in Electronic Arts' Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars, along with her Battlestar Galactica co-star, Tricia Helfer. Kono has used their connection to get information for Five-0 operations. Birthday March Mar 14, 1974 . She made her acting debut in 2015 playing the younger version of Grace Park's character Kono Kalakaua on Hawaii Five-0. Grace Park’s age is 46. Most Popular #13087. In the last episode of season 7, in Ua Mau Ke Ea O Ka Aina I Ka Pono, Kono leaves for Carson City, NV to stop a sex trafficking ring around the country, the last scene is her leaving on a plane. Kono dresses in practical clothing for most of the teams operations. ... Kono was set to become a professional surfer and was recruited at age 15 by the CEO of Coral Prince Surfing, Ian Adams. Kono Kalakaua may refer to: Kono Kalakaua, a character in the original Hawaii Five-O television series (1968-1972) Kono Kalakaua, a character in the 2010 Hawaii Five-0 television series; See also. 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. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California, USA. First Film. Officer Kono Kalakaua Age 46 years old. Kono is the only Five-0 member not to spend time in jail. Steve McGarrett: Yeah, I have. In the season finale, she was kidnapped by Frank Delano, who forced Chin to choose between saving Kono herself and his wife. 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. Although she appeared in several movies, her best known roles are from series. Grace Park is young Canadian actress with Korean ancestry. They enjoy each other's company in and outside of work. Danny Williams: So, what does that mean? Birthday March Mar 14, 1974 . She has been cast in a number of short films including 2016's Angeltown and 2017's Unbound. Pilot Last Seen. In the first episode Kono is on the run for a murder she didn't commit that Michael Noshimori did. [1], Danny Williams: You heard from Kono? [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. 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. The Trail Leads To A Diving Place; Do Not Follow After, Fire Will Never Say that It Has Had Enough, https://hawaiifiveo.fandom.com/wiki/Kono_Kalakaua?oldid=41456. ... Kono Kalakaua in the 2010 CBS revival of ‘Hawaii Five-0’. Trivia. Status Yeah, I spoke to her a couple days ago. She continued to play the same or related characters in subsequent series and films. 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: His father recognizes one of the heads of the gang, who is in prison claiming he is only a low-level member. 46 Year Old Actress #16. She, however, grabbed huge attention after appearing in the shows like the Hand of God and The Thundermans. Born in Toyko, she was raised in California. The two have each appeared in … Kono sometimes makes fun of him for being from the mainland and not changing his attitude during his stay at the island. Danny Williams: You-you remind me a lot of Kono, by the way. Parents After several years on the circuit, she blew out her knee during a tournament—marking the end of her pro career. As with everyone in the team, Steve is quite protective of her. Grace Park was born on March 14, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Kono Kalakaua (Character) Zodiac Sign is , Ethnicity Asian & religion Not Available. Like her cousin, Chin, Kono shows deep loyalty to Steve. Character information At age 25, Park was cast as high school student Shannon Ng on the Canadian teen soap opera Edgemont. Steve McGarrett: Not any time soon. 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. Spent 3 years on the surfing pro circuit prior to blowing out her knee. She is an actress, known for Hawaii Five-0, Battlestar Galactica (2004) and Edgemont (2000). Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Kono Kalakaua 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. 5'9" 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. Steve McGarrett, Danny Williams, Kono Kalakaua, and Chin Ho Kelly find a litttle girl [[Catherine "Angel" Mortia]] covered in blood of her dead parents. She has been cast in a number of short films including 2016's Angeltown and 2017's Unbound. 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)†) 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 can be seen wearing a bikini in several episodes due to her love of surfing. First appearance Danny Williams: Okay. She has been cast in a number of short films including 2016’s Angeltown and 2017’s … I trust him with my life, okay? Officer Kono Kalakua is the fourth and final member of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force and an expert sniper. Grace Park is an American-born Canadian film and television actress most known for her various roles in the military sci-fi series Battlestar Galactica, Kono Kalakaua in the CBS action police procedural drama series Hawaii Five-0, and Katherine Kim … Seems like, every time she locks up a perp, they get new intel that leads to another arrest. In Ua Mau Ke Ea O Ka Aina I Ka Pono, Kono thought she was pregnant. She is highly skilled in martial arts, and is loyal to her team, especially to her cousin Chin. Kono's mother was into surfing and taught her everything she knew about it. The team needed someone who was an unknown to the criminals operating on the islands. Despite being the only female member and the rookie of the team, Kono established herself quickly. 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Age old. Height After Chin picked his wife, Kono was later thrown overboard and seen struggling to survive but failing due to the fact that she had been bound and gagged. Episode count ", Episodes: "Best Little Horror House in Langley Falls", "Spelling Bee My Baby", This page was last edited on 31 December 2020, at 05:14. Popularity . [3], Steve McGarrett: Look, he, (Adam) married a member of my team. [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. Steve McGarrett: Yeah, me too. Danny tries to balance out her privileged upbringing with her mother and stepfather. Husband In addition to that, she is also a graduate of the HPD Academy and a cousin of fellow H50 member, Lieutenant Chin Ho Kelly. Kono is not afraid doing her job, and is quite a formidable cop. She tells Chin that after their Aunt Mele passes, Chin has to tell the truth. Park had a role in the 2007 movie West 32nd, a crime drama set in New York City's Korean neighborhood. [13][14][15][16], In 2004, Park married real estate developer Phil Kim. In recent years, Park has achieved recognition among the wider international audience through her role in the TV series, Hawaii Five-0. While supervising JC Dekker, who hears about the situation with Adam, he tells her to admit what she is feeling, or leave him. Park and fellow Hawaii Five-0 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. Adam and Kono's relationship isn't easy due to her being a cop and him being the heir of Hiro Noshimuri, head of the Yakuza. 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. His most famous role was that of "Detective Kono Kalakaua" on the hit TV series, Hawaii Five-O (1968). Most Popular #13087. [2], Steve McGarrett: Adam Noshimuri came to visit me this morning. Grace Park: Age(44), Parents, Siblings, Family. Alive He was 66. When is she coming back? What? Uh, I'm meeting Kono in L.A. and, uh, my flight leaves at the crack of dawn. It is unclear when and how Adam and Kono met, but it was revealed in Ua Hopu that the two are dating. Adam's flying out tomorrow to be with her. Adam Noshimuri (former) Physical description 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. In 2009, Park had a cameo role (uncredited) on the ninth season, twentieth episode of television show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation entitled "A Space Oddity". Upon discovering the truth, that Kono was being used as bait for Captain Fryer, Steve is enraged. Before her mother could take a big boat trip, she suffered a burst aneurysm. At age 25, Park was cast as high school student Shannon Ng on the Canadian teen soap opera Edgemont. In Powehiwehi (episode), Adam asks Kono if she wants to get married, but she leaves for work, unable to come up with an answer. 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. First Name Grace #14. 139 Birthplace Los Angeles, CA . Carson City, Nevada Kono blames Chin's ex-fiancee Malia for leaving him. [17] The two live in Vancouver. Born and raised in Hawaii as Kona "Kono" Kalakaua, Kono grew enjoying surfing and at the age of fifteen, was recruited by the CEO of Coral Prince Surfing, Ian A... dams. Family Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is famous for being tv actress. 46 Year Old Actress #16. 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. She also starred in the film Romeo Must Die. Joe White is forced into an early retirement after rescuing McGarrett in North Korea, however he continues to investigate "Shelburne". She has been commonly underestimated, yet comes through in the clutch multiple times. Age 46 years old. Nani Kalakaua (Mother) Ke'ano Kalakaua (Father) Kono and Chin are cousins; the two have a loving and caring relationship. Portrayed by Kono manning her sniper rifle. She grew up in Vancouver and she is of Korean heritage. She was born on March 14, 1974, in Los Angeles, California, USA. Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-born Canadian actress. At the end of the episode, taking JC's advice, Kono shows up to Adam's workplace and accepts his proposal. The thirteen-year-old child actress made acting debut in the television series Hawaii Five-0 in Grace Park’s character Kono Kalakaua. Officer Kono Kalakaua is a former member of the Hawaii Five-0 Task Force and an expert sniper. 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. The FBI want her to stick around, see it through to the end. [18] They have one son, born in 2013. Zulu, Actor: Hawaii Five-O. Exhausted, sunburned and dehydrated, Kono is taken to the hospital. Birth Sign Pisces. Around mid 20's Origin. Her family shifted to Canada when she was 22 months old. The show helped launch a successful nightclub career. After graduating from the police academy, she became an official and permanent member of the task force, that was renamed "Hawaii Five-0". 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 … Born in Toyko, she was raised in California. Kono and Danny have an easy, respectful relationship. Originally from About. Honolulu, Hawaii Grace appears to have lots of friends at her school. 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 HPD Police Academy. First TV Show She gained recognition as Sharon “Boomer” Valerii and Sharon “Athena” Agathon on Battlestar Galactica, as well as Shannon Ng in the Canadian television series teen soap Edgemont.Park currently stars as Officer Kono Kalakaua in the CBS television series Hawaii Five-0, which debuted on September 20, 2010. This man has proven his loyalty to me over and over again. She bought a pregnancy test at the dollar store, with her niece Sara. The 46-year-old tv actress was born in Los Angeles, California, USA. Steve McGarrett: I guess, uh, Kono's case has gone federal. [5] She graduated from Magee Secondary School[6] in 1992 and holds a degree in psychology from the University of British Columbia.[4]. In recent years, Park has achieved recognition among the wider international audience through her role in the TV series, Hawaii Five-0. 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). He was better known by the nickname his classmates gave him in high school, "Zulu". Playing as 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. Family Life. A Hawaiian actor known to a generation of TV fans as "Hawaii Five-0" detective Kono Kalakaua has died of complications from diabetes. 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 … Popularity . They love each other but do not always trust each other. [2], Danny Williams: All right, what, uh what are you what are you doing tonight? Chin was also the person who inspired her to become a police officer. Trivia. Affiliates That's got to stand for something. Didn’t realize they’re still referred to as boys at your age. 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.". Hawaii Five-0 Task Force Honolulu Police Department (Graduated) Hawaii Five-0 Kono Kalakaua (2010-2017) Romeo Must Die Asian Dancer (2000) Known For In the end, using the lessons her mother taught her, Kono manages to make it to shore herself and flags down a passing car. 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.Kono blew out her knee during a surfing tournament, causing her to be unable to compete professionally ever again. That's a compliment. [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. Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-Canadian actress. Grace Park as Kono Kalakaua and Daniel Dae Kim as Chin Ho Kelly in an episode of “Hawaii Five-0.” (Norman Shapiro/CBS) "We wish them both all the best," he added. Background. Grace refers to her father's partner and a former Navy SEAL, Lieutenant Commander Steve McGarrett as \"Uncle Steve\". 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. Kono Kalakaua. Grace Park (I) Grace Park. She made her acting debut in 2015 playing the younger version of Grace Park’s character Kono Kalakaua on Hawaii Five-0. GALLERY. Read Common Sense Media's Hawaii Five-0 review, age rating, and parents guide. In 2010, Park was cast as Kono Kalakaua, a main character in the CBS revival of Hawaii Five-0. She made her acting debut in 2015 playing the younger version of Grace Park's character Kono Kalakaua on Hawaii Five-0. In 2010, Park was cast as Kono Kalakaua, a main character in the CBS revival of Hawaii Five-0. I mean, I miss those guys, you know? She was raised in the Vancouver neighbourhood of Kerrisdale. From the Hawaii Five-0 Season 2/NCIS: Los Angeles Season 3 crossover episode, "Pa Make Loa".