Lost star Daniel Dae Kim has signed on for a lead role in a remake of TV series Hawaii Five-0.

The 41-year-old actor is best known for his part as Jin-Soo Kwon on the island drama, which was filmed in Hawaii.

He has now signed up for CBS’s remake on the classic cop series and he will play the role of Detective Chin Ho Kelly, which was originally played by Kam Fong.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Moonlight star Alex O’Loughlin is in talks for the role of Detective Steve McGarrett, but nothing has yet been confirmed.