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Actor Peter Weller, of Robocop fame, turns director for this episode of Hawaii Five- O. Steve McGarrett ( Aussie Alex O’Loughlin, pictured) helps SWAT captain Lou Grover ( Chi McBride) search for a friend who has disappeared after what looks like the murder of a gang member. Danny Williams ( Scott Caan) has the hots for a beautiful woman who arrives on the island from New York but things turn potentially tragic when she is injured in a freak shooting.
SBS ONE, 7.30PM
This is Brazil! is designed to showcase Brazil in the lead- up to o SBS’s coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup so don’t expect anything hing too critical of the host country. In tonight’s fourth episode, Fernanda anda de Paula, a Brazilian- born Aussie, experiences the colour, and the samba, mba, of Carnival. Other destinations tonight include the north- eastern ern city of Recife for a street celebration with huge puppets, and Porto o Alegre, home to Brazilian cowboys – Gauchos. Final stop is the Amazon azon rainforest for an insight into the medicinal properties of indigenous genous plants and fruits.