However, the series hit a major bump in the road, going into Season 8, with the exits of two crucial cast members.
However, the long-standing series will start Season 8 with some new blood.
How she comes into the orbit of the Five-0 task force remains to be seen.
Addressing the lei-draped elephant in the room, Kim explains: "Though I made myself available to come back, CBS and I weren’t able to agree to terms on a new contract, so I made the difficult choice not to continue." After thanking the crew, the writers and executive producers Peter Lenkov, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, Kim gives a bittersweet sendoff to Chin Ho (a version of the original series character played by Kam Fong), continuing: "I will always be grateful for their faith in me to bring Chin Ho Kelly to life.
However, the exits of Daniel Dae Kim and Grace Park (and the tenuous status of O’Loughlin,) could prove to be heavy straws on the camel's back that is the show's continuing future.