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“Hawaii Five-0″ Theme Song Contest

August 6th, 2010 by Ryan Ozawa · 2 Comments · Hawaii, Pop Culture, Television, Video

In anticipation of the Sept. 20 series premiere of CBS’ reboot of “Hawaii Five-0,” the network has announced a video upload contest on its site. Fans are encouraged to upload their “best interpretation” of the show’s iconic theme song (or, at least, up to 30 seconds of it), and the winner will win a surfboard […]

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“Hawaii Five-0″ at Comic-Con

July 27th, 2010 by Ryan Ozawa · 2 Comments · Hawaii, Pop Culture, Television

One of the highlights for me at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con was the preview for the new “Hawaii Five-0” reboot on CBS. The event featured stars Daniel Dae Kim, who gets to stay in Hawaii following his six-year turn on “LOST,” and Grace Park, a reboot veteran from “Battlestar Galactica.” Also on hand were […]

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Daniel Dae Kim Jumps Into Restaurant Biz

February 8th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · 5 Comments · Business, Food, Hawaii, Lost, People, Pop Culture, Television

A brief item in this morning’s Star-Bulletin from John Heckathorn: Restaurateur DK Kodama and “Lost” actor Daniel Dae Kim are opening a restaurant together, a casual, build-your-own-burger franchise called The Counter. Next to Whole Foods at Kahala Mall, next month. How’d they get together? DK’s daughter and DDK’s son are in the same class at […]

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Daniel Dae Kim in Denver

August 29th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Lost, People, Pop Culture, Television

Hawaii superblogger Ian Lind, who was covering the Democratic National Convention in Denver, sent along links to his photo gallery, which included a few shots of “LOST” star Daniel Dae Kim. He was one of many local and national celebrities that attended the event, and KGMB reporter Keahi Tucker interviewed Kim alongside Hawaii-born actress Kelly […]

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LOST Time

November 1st, 2007 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Hawaii, Lost, Pop Culture

For the “LOST” crew, Halloween wasn’t so much spooky as it was slippery. Rain washed away some of the momentum during the Chinatown/Koreatown location shoot, as on-again, off-again downpours stalled filming several times. The crew took it all in stride, though, standing at the ready with umbrellas and towels to dry off people and props. […]

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LOST in Korea

October 31st, 2007 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Hawaii, Lost, Pop Culture

I’m beginning to get the sense that the secret to LOST Spotting is being hungry in the morning. Looks like Seoul has sprouted up in Chinatown, right next door to Char Hung Sut and its world-famous manapua and dim sum. Yes, I think toys and stuffed animals play a part in this episode (see “LOST […]

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LOST Toys

October 29th, 2007 by Ryan Ozawa · 6 Comments · Hawaii, Lost, Pop Culture

Here’s a little “LOST” tidbit to kick off the week! This morning, the production crew descended upon old Kaimuki, taking over the “Toys N Joys” store on Waialae Ave. For geeks and nerds of a particular bent, the place is a piece of heaven, a Mecca of video games, anime, J-Pop, K-Pop, action figures, models […]

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LOST Notes

October 19th, 2007 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Lost

A smattering of “LOST” notes for the week, all from more fortunate friends. From Darcy, news of a location shoot at the old Honolulu Brewing Co. building on Queen Street, last seen in a flashback for the late, great Charlie Pace. From Nurse Ariel, news of a military camp of some kind set up on […]

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