Today, we shall discuss the filming locations of the CBS crime series Magnum PI. What do we know about this said American crime series? Starting from the basics, to date, Magnum PI has released its four seasons with the initial release date on 24 September 2018. This series has been developed by Peter M.Lenkov and Eric Guggenheim. It is the reboot of the 1980s television show of the same name. If we talk about the plotline, it is centered on a former Navy Seal who becomes a private investigator in Hawaii after returning from Afghanistan. He uses his military skills to be the one.
Looking into the shooting locations, numerous places have been several this series. Majorly, Magnum PI has been filmed in Hawaii. The amazing cinematography of the pneumatic views of those places has garnered much interest among the audience. We have covered each of the filming locations in this article. Also, we will be discussing the streaming details, a bit about the plot and cast of the same series. Stay with us till the end if you are interested. Go ahead and learn more about Magnum PI.
Also read: Magnum PI 2021: Premiere Date, Cast & Plot
Magnum PI: Filming Locations
The entire series Magnum PI was filmed in Oahu, Hawaii. The real estate of Robin’s Nest was demolished in 2018. Now, the interior designs are partially similar to the estate at 49-3 Kamehameha Hwy in Kaneohe. At present, Robin’s Nest is the fictional mansion at Kualoa Regional Park. Most of its interior trees are from the Banyan House in Hawaii. The Lanikuhonua Cultural Institute is also covered in this. Some of the scenes were also filmed in the places like Kaneohe Bay near Mokolii Islet, Kualoa Ranch, Bishop Museum of Honolulu, Ko Olina Lagoon4. Most of the action scenes were filmed in Honolulu.
The filming also took place in a Korean food stall located at Waikiki Beach. The boar hunter’s house, it was shot at Heeia Kea Jungle. Also, not to forget to mention the hospital, it was none other than Kahuku Medical Centre Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko’Olina. The place Waikiki Beach took a major play in the series. Few scenes have been shot at the Aloha Stadium Hawaii in Aiea. The excursion or the trip of Magnum and Higgins was shot at Mt Tantalus Lookout at Puu Ualakaa State Park. Other locations, including Diamond Head in Honolulu, Maili Point in Maili, Banzai Pipeline in Pupukea, have also been covered.
Magnum PI: Plot
The series Magnum PI is based on a former Navy Seal who comes back from Afghanistan to Hawaii with the motive of becoming a private investigator. He aims to become one using his military skills. What happens at the end? To know that, you have to watch Magnum PI.
Several famous American actors have played a huge role in the series Magnum PI. Following is the list of those amazing actions Jay Hernandez (Thomas Magnum), Perdita Weeks (Juliet Higgins), Zachary Knighton (Orville), Tim Kang (Detective Gordon), Amy Hill (Teuila Tuileta), Roger E. Mosley (John Booky), Jay Ali (Dr. Ethan Shah), Bobby Lee (Jin Jeong), Kimee Balmilero (Noelani Cunha), Chantal Thay (Detective Lia Kaleo), Betsy Phillips (Suzy Madison), Taylor Wily (Kamekona), Corbin Bernsen (Francis), Dennis Chun (Duke Lukela), Lance Lim (Dennis Katsumoto), Shawn Mokuahi Garnett (Flippa), etc. The majority of the audience has praised, which added a positive review to the series Magnum PI.
Here is the good news for each of the international audiences! Magnum PI is globally available on some OTT platforms like Google Play, Vudu, iTunes, and Amazon Instant Video. To the above-mentioned platforms, you need to buy a subscription to watch the episodes of the same series. Otherwise, if you have access to CBS and Pluto, you can watch Magnum PI for free. Have you already started watching Magnum PI Season 4, which dropped on the very day of this month, i.e., 1 October 2021?
With this, we end up our discussion on Magnum PI in this article. Loads of thanks for reading this article till the end.