Asner to reprise 1975 character on Hawaii Five-0

The actor guest starred as a smuggler in a 1975 episode of the hit show and now he’s reprising the role of August March in the revamped series, starring Alex O’Loughlin and Scott Caan.

In the episode, which is scheduled to air next spring (12), March is a reformed man after spending 30 years behind bars.

He helps O’Loughlin and his crime solving team solve a smuggling case, according to TV Guide magazine.