Hawaii Five-0
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Watch Hawaii Five-0 Kick Off Season 7 Alex O'Loughlin, Grace Park, and Peter Lenkov discuss the upcoming season at their annual blessing ceremony.
Posted on Jul 7, 2016 08:00am

Before beginning their first day of filming for Season 7, the cast and crew of Hawaii Five-0 renewed an annual tradition with a blessing ceremony on gorgeous Waikiki Beach. Held at sunrise, the service was led by Kahu (Officiant) Kordell Kekoa.

Attendees included Alex O'Loughlin, Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park, Chi McBride, Jorge Garcia, Sean Garnett, Teilor Grubbs, and Dennis Chun, Executive Producer Peter Lenkov, and the entire crew.

Alex O'Loughlin described his summer and the season ahead:

Peter Lenkov and Kordell Kekoa gave speeches:

Watch the actual blessing:

Grace Park talked about finding balance both on and off screen:

Peter Lenkov spoke about "the power of surprise":

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