Missy Schwartz
March 05, 2010 AT 07:14 PM EST

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Scott Caan has been cast as Danny “Danno” Williams in CBS’ updated version of Hawaii Five-O. Written and produced by Star Trek scribes Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci and CSI: NY exec-producer Peter Lenkov, the new series follows an elite branch of the Hawaii State Police, headed by Steve McGarrett (Alex O’Loughlin). Caan’s character is a recently divorced New Jersey cop who transferred to Hawaii to be near his 7-year-old daughter.

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