The actor played Det. James Chang on the remake, which stars Alex O’Loughlin, Scott Caan, Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park, Chi McBride, Masi Oka, and Jorge Garcia.
A native of Honolulu, Woolford appeared in a number of feature and short films in addition to his work on Hawaii Five-0. He wrote, produced, and directed the 2013 independent film The Haumana and had small roles in movies like Godzilla, Act of Valor, and Falling for Grace.
Kelly Hu, friend and star of The Haumana, reacted to Woolford’s death on Twitter:
— Kelly Hu (@KellyHu) November 29, 2016
What do you think? Are you a fan of Woolford? Do you watch Hawaii Five-0?