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'Hawaii Five-0' books Melanie Griffith for guest spot as...

Melanie Griffith

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Say hello to Mama Danno.

Melanie Griffith has been recruited by Hawaii Five-0 to play mother to Danny (Scott Caan) in an episode set to air this season. CBS made the announcement this morning on their Twitter account.

Details regarding on which episode she will appear and the length of her stay were not immediately available, EW was told.

Griffith has been no stranger to TV in recent years, appearing on both Hot in Cleveland and Raising Hope.

H50 kicks off its fourth season Sept. 27.