‘Battlestar Galactica Star Grace Park Joins ‘Hawaii Five-0’ Cast

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on March 28, 2014
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Norman Shapiro/CBS Grace Park investigates the death of a polo player who literally loses his head.

What do you know about the policewoman on “Hawaii Five-O”?
—Kenneth R. Campbell, Derry, Pennsylvania

That’s Grace Park, 40, as officer Kono Kalakaua. Previously she was best known for her role as a humanoid on “Battlestar Galactica.” Born to South Korean parents in Los Angeles, California, and raised in British Columbia, Canada, Park earned a degree in psychology from the University of British Columbia before starring in the Canadian TV shows “Edgemont” and “The Border.” Her other credits include TV’s “The Immortal” and “The Cleaner” and the movies “Romeo Must Die” and “West 32nd.” She and her husband, a real estate developer, live in Vancouver.