Actor Carlos Bernard, better known to 24 fans as Tony Almeida, has joined the cast of Hawaii Five-0 for the upcoming third season. Showrunner Peter Lenkov (a former 24 writer during the series fourth season) revealed the news on his Twitter page.
Aloha Carlos Bernard. Welcome to our show/Ohana.
— Peter Lenkov (@PLenkov) July 22, 2012
It’s currently unknown whether Carlos will be doing a one-off guest spot or if he’ll be a recurring character. Either way, expect his appearance to be in one of the earlier episodes of the upcoming third season.
Hawaii Five-0 has previously cast several notable actors from 24 including Jean Smart, Annie Wersching, Ian Anthony Dale, and Reiko Aylesworth.