Title: Reality Star Struck
Air Date: February 11, 2013 at 10:00 PM PST
Castle and Beckett get an up-close-and-personal view of a Real Housewives-esque reality TV series, The Wives of Wall Street, when they investigate the murder of the show's rising young star. Meanwhile, Castle's attempt to give Beckett a Valentine's Day gift goes horribly wrong.
Air Date: February 4, 2013 at 10:00 PM PST
While investigating the murder of a young woman, Castle and Beckett find evidence that links her death with Senator William H. Bracken (guest star Jack Coleman returns), the man responsible for Beckett's mother's murder. Determined to finally bring Bracken to justice, Beckett soon realizes that things are far more complicated than they...
Title: Death Gone Crazy
Air Date: January 21, 2013 at 10:00 PM PST
When Beau Randolf, the founder of hit adult video franchise "College Girls Gone Crazy," is murdered, Castle and Beckett are confronted with a lengthy list of husbands, fathers and ex-college girls who all have motive. So to find the killer, they must delve deep into the victim's life, where they find surprises at every turn. Also...
Title: Under the Influence
Air Date: January 14, 2013 at 10:00 PM PST
When an up and coming DJ is killed at a pop star's album release party, Beckett and Castle must dive into the raucous world of New York's music industry. Then, when the investigation leads to a troubled teenager, Esposito takes the kid under his wing, hoping to put him on the right track before it's too late
Title: Significant Others
Air Date: January 7, 2013 at 10:00 PM PST
When a powerful divorce attorney who only represented women is murdered, Castle and Beckett are confronted with a plethora of angry ex-husbands, any one of whom could be the murderer. Meanwhile, Castle's ex-wife, Meredith, moves into the loft to take care of Alexis while she recovers from Mono, and to make matters worse, Beckett...
Title: Secret Santa
Air Date: December 3, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When a bearded, rotund man in a red Santa suit with an ID reading Kris Kringle falls from the sky in Central Park, Castle and Beckett are on the hunt to find the person who killed Santa. But everything isn't holiday cheer, as they discover St. Nick may have been more naughty than nice. Meanwhile, Castle and Beckett prepare for their...
Title: After Hours
Air Date: November 19, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
In the aftermath of a disastrous "Meet the Parents" dinner, a bickering Castle and Beckett are sent to retrieve the only witness to a murder. But when they get ambushed, they're forced to take the witness on the run. Stranded in the middle of the night in a bad part of town, with no phone, badge or gun, Castle and Beckett must find a...
Title: Swan Song
Air Date: November 12, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When the lead guitarist of a rock band is murdered, the documentary crew that were following the band turn their cameras on Castle, Beckett and the team as they try to solve the case. The result is a documentary style episode of "Castle," which offers us a unique glimpse at our characters as they navigate a world that goes far beyond...
Title: The Final Frontier
Air Date: November 4, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When a body is found at a sci-fi convention, Castle and Beckett are warped into the heart of fandom — a world of egotistic celebrities, diehard costumed fans and enough drama for two galaxies.
Title: Probable Cause
Air Date: October 28, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
While investigating a shocking ritualistic murder, Beckett and her team uncover surprising evidence linking Castle to the killing. As the evidence against him mounts, loyalties are tested, and when surprising revelations come to light, Beckett begins to wonder how well she really knows her new lover and partner of four years.
Title: Murder, He Wrote
Air Date: October 14, 2012 at 7:00 PM PDT
Castle and Beckett's plans for a romantic weekend in the Hamptons are interrupted when a dying man stumbles into Castle's backyard, collapsing into his pool. Unable to escape the lure of the investigation they join up with the small town's well-intentioned, but inexperienced sheriff to find the killer.
Title: Secret's Safe With Me
Air Date: October 7, 2012 at 7:00 PM PDT
When a young woman is mysteriously murdered, Beckett and Castle discover her death may be linked to a repossessed storage unit up for auction. Was the unit connected to her death? Was something inside it worth killing for? The investigation leads Castle and Beckett to colorful Storage Wars-like treasure seekers and Manhattan...
Title: Cloudy With a Chance of Murder
Air Date: September 30, 2012 at 7:00 PM PDT
On Beckett's first day back from her suspension, she and Castle are thrown into the salacious world of local TV news when WHNY's veteran weather girl is found dead. As if navigating an industry full of backstabbing and ruthless ambition weren't difficult enough, they have to do it while hidingtheir new relationship...
Title: After the Storm
Air Date: September 23, 2012 at 7:00 PM PDT
After four seasons of "will they" or "won't they," Richard Castle and Kate Beckett finally gave in to their feelings for each other in the much anticipated Season 4 finale. Season 5 picks up on the proverbial morning after, with Castle and Beckett facing new questions — was this a one-time fling, or are they now a couple? But...
Air Date: May 7, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
When the murder of an Army veteran puts Beckett on the trail of the man who shot her, Castle must decide how much he's willing to sacrifice to keep her safe. As secrets are revealed and feelings are put on the table, the lives of the detectives at the 12th Precinct may never be the same.
Title: Undead Again
Air Date: April 30, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
When Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of a man with human bite marks on his body, Castle's wild theories start flying. But none are as wild as what their only witness insists happened—a Zombie attack. As the evidence pointing towards an undead assailant piles up, the team plunges into New York's Zombie subculture to find the...
Air Date: April 16, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
With tensions rising betweenCastleandBeckett, Castle finds himself a new partner — Detective Ethan Slaughter (guest star Adam Baldwin, Firefly), a tough and colorful cop from the city's gang unit. But Castle gets more than he bargained for when Slaughter shows him a grittier side of police work that puts Castle in the line of fire like...
Title: The Limey
Air Date: April 2, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
A devilishly handsome detective from Scotland Yard, Simon Hunt, teams up with Castle and Beckett to find the person responsible for the murder of his friend's daughter. Also, Castle and Beckett suspect Nigel Winthrop, the Deputy General at the British Consulate, is up to more than just ambassadorial balls and diplomatic luncheons....
Title: 47 Seconds
Air Date: March 26, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
When a bomb explodes at a protest rally killing five people, Castle and Beckett realize the key to solving the case is to reconstruct the 47 seconds prior to the explosion. Using video and witness accounts, they uncover the shocking truth about who planted the bomb. Christine Woods (Perfect Couples) and Tim Guinee (The Good Wife) guest...
Title: A Dance With Death
Air Date: March 19, 2012 at 10:00 PM PDT
When Odette Morton, a contestant on the hit competition showA Night of Dance, is found murdered in her dressing room, Castle and Beckett must navigate the case's many twists and twirls without stepping on each other's toes. But as they delve into Odette's past, they discover that this reality starlet was harboring a shocking...
Title: Once Upon a Crime
Air Date: February 27, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When a woman dressed as Red Riding Hood is found dead in the woods with claw marks covering her body, and soon after a murdered Snow White is discovered with a poison apple in her hand, Castle and Beckett find themselves on a Grimm hunt to catch a fairytale killer before he kills again. But nothing is as it seems in a case...
Air Date: February 20, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
In the explosive conclusion of a two-part story arc that began with "Pandora," Castle and Beckett race to find the "Linchpin" in order to stop the first domino in a chain of events which will plunge the United States into war. In the episode, Jennifer Beals (The Chicago Code, Flashdance) continues as Sophia Conrad — a smart, commanding,...
Air Date: February 13, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
In the first episode of a two-part Castle event, Castle and Beckett pursue a ruthless killer who, they discover, is part of a sinister, international conspiracy. Castle and Beckett are joined on the case by Sophia Conrad (guest star Jennifer Beals, The Chicago Code, Flashdance), a smart, sexy CIA operative who has a complicated past with...
Title: The Blue Butterfly
Air Date: February 6, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When Castle and Beckett investigate the killing of a treasure hunter, they discover the case is linked to a mysterious homicide from 1947 involving a hard-boiled private detective. Castle realizes the only way to solve the present-day murder is to solve the murder from the past. The 1947 case comes to life through stylized...
Title: An Embarrassment of Bitches
Air Date: January 23, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When a famous dog trainer is killed, the investigation keeps coming back to charismatic reality TV star Kay Cappuccio (guest star Hilarie Burton, White Collar). Kay, a favorite of tabloids and gossip websites the world over, has achieved stardom without possessing any discernible skill or talent. But there seems to be...
Title: Dial M For Mayor
Air Date: January 16, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
Derek Webster (Desperate Housewives, Damages) guest stars as Mayor Robert Weldon, Castle’s longtime friend and the Mayor of New York City. It was Mayor Weldon’s political clout that allowed Castle to partner up with Beckett. But now a woman is found dead in a car that traces back to the mayor’s motor pool, and that partnership...
Title: Till Death Do Us Part
Air Date: January 9, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST
When a lothario is killed,CastleandBeckettsuspect that the victim’s mysterious double life holds the key to his murder. Their investigation leads to a shocking twist that threatens to disrupt Ryan’s wedding with Jenny (Seamus Dever’s real-life wife, Juliana Dever, guest stars).
Air Date: December 5, 2011 at 10:00 PM PST
When Castle and Beckett wake up in bed, handcuffed together, in a locked room with no memory of how they got there, they must piece together the mystery of where they are and why, all while trying to escape.
But as the two of them adjust to being shackled together, what's the biggest threat they face ... the people who abducted them or each...
Title: Kill Shot
Air Date: November 21, 2011 at 10:00 PM PST
A sniper on a killing spree is terrorizing New York City. With the clock ticking down to the next murder and nothing to go on except a killer with no apparent motive but to instill terror, this could prove the team's toughest case yet.
The hunt is made even more complicated when Beckett begins to experience increasingly strong moments of...
Title: Heartbreak Hotel
Air Date: November 7, 2011 at 10:00 PM PST
During the investigation of the murder of an Atlantic City casino owner at an abandoned warehouse, strong leads emerge for the team in both New York and Atlantic City. As Beckett and Capt. Gates work the New York leads together, Castle naturally chooses to join the detectives for the road trip to "America's Playground," hoping to...
Title: Cops and Robbers
Air Date: October 31, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
When Castle and Martha are taken hostage by a crew of bank robbers dressed in hospital scrubs and using classic television doctor names (Trapper John M.D., Dr. Huxtable, Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman and Dr. Doogie Howser), Beckett finds herself on the outside, desperately trying to rescue them — which proves to be even more difficult...
Air Date: October 24, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Castle and Beckett confront the possibility of paranormal foul play when a world renown ghost hunter is mysteriously murdered while investigating a haunting at a legendary New York mansion.
Title: Eye of the Beholder
Air Date: October 17, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Castle and Beckett work a murder case around the theft of a valuable sculpture. Kristin Lehman (The Killing) guest stars as Serena Kaye, a smart, sexy insurance investigator, who joins Castle and Beckett in the investigation, but she also has her eyes set on Castle, all the while hiding a very important secret from the team....
Title: Kick the Ballistics
Air Date: October 10, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
While investigating the mysterious shooting death of a young woman, Castle and Beckett face a cop's worst nightmare when they discover that the gun used in the killing is Det. Ryan's old service weapon — the one that was stolen by the serial killer, 3XK. Now with the clock ticking, the team must work to solve the murder, track...
Title: Head Case
Air Date: October 3, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Gunshots, a fleeing van and a massive blood pool all point to murder, but when Castle and Beckett arrive at the crime scene, they discover that it lacks something - the victim! The investigation leads to the cutting-edge world of life-extension science, a cunning high-tech researcher (guest star William Atherton), and a sleazy porn mogul...
Title: Heroes & Villains
Air Date: September 26, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
When an ex-con is mysteriously slain in an alley, Castle and Beckett believe a vigilante is behind the murder. But efforts to identify their suspect are thwarted when they discover that he roams the city in a Superhero costume — and may indeed be a Superhero. Can they capture and unmask the killer before he strikes again?...
Air Date: September 19, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
In a riveting opening that picks up just moments after last season's climactic finale, Detective Beckett fights for her life as Castle, plagued by guilt over his role in the events, struggles to uncover who's behind her brutal shooting. Meanwhile, back at the precinct, Ryan and Esposito have to adjust, as Victoria "Iron" Gates becomes the...
Air Date: May 16, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Kate Beckett's investigation into her mother's death is reactivated when Hal Lockwood (guest star Max Martini) - a professional hitman with knowledge of Beckett's mother's murder - stages a spectacular escape during a court hearing. As police launch a manhunt for Lockwood, Castle and the team uncover evidence of a deeper conspiracy involving...
Title: Pretty Dead
Air Date: May 9, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
During rehearsal for "Baron's All-American Beauty Pageant," the contestants are shocked to discover the body of Miss Illinois - strangled, but by whom? As Castle and Beckett delve into the cut-throat competition of the pageant world, they learn that a number suspects had motive for murder, including jealous fellow contestants, the pageant's...
Title: To Love and Die in L.A
Air Date: May 2, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
While investigating the shooting death of her ex-partner in New York, Beckett comes to believe the suspect has fled to Los Angeles. Against orders, she travels to L.A., going renegade to track down the killer, with Castle unexpectedly along for the ride. As they dig deeper into the motives, they uncover a trail that leads from a...
Title: The Dead Pool
Air Date: April 11, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
When a champion swimmer and Olympic hopeful is found dead in a training pool, Castle and Beckett dive in to investigate his murder, and uncover myriad secrets that might have led to his death. Also in the episode, crime fiction authors Michael Connelly and Dennis Lehane guest star, offering Castle their insights into the case over a...
Title: Slice of Death
Air Date: April 4, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Castle and Beckett work the case of a man found dead inside a pizza oven, but it turns out not to be someone associated with the restaurant - it was a reporter. Was his story, "The Pizza Wars," enough to get him killed, or was it something much deeper than that? Read the full recap here.
Title: Law and MurderDuring the high-profile trial of a murdered socialite, a juror suddenly tumbles out of the jury box -- dead! When Castle and Beckett learn the juror was poisoned, their investigation soon uncovers that this seemingly innocent juror may not have been so innocent after all. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: March 28, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Title: One Life to LoseCorbin Bernsen (The Young and the Restless, Psyche), Rebecca Budig (All My Children), Cameron Mathison (All My Children) and Jane Seymour (Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman) guest star in a soap opera-themed storyline of Castle. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: March 21, 2011 at 10:00 PM PDT
Title: CountdownCastle and Beckett must set aside their differences with Agent Fallon (Adrian Pasdar) while trying to prevent a city-wide catastrophe. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: February 28, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: SetupWhile investigating an apparent robbery-homicide, Beckett and Castle discover the victim was involved in a mysterious conspiracy; as the stakes rise, a federal agent (Adrian Pasdar) takes over the case. Original air date: February 21, 2011. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: February 21, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: The Final NailCastle's old school chum is accused of murdering his wife, and Castle and Beckett are at odds over whether the man is innocent or not. Original air date: February 14, 2011. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: February 15, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Lucky StiffThe murder of a lottery winner leaves Castle and Beckett with a wealth of suspects; Martha must decide what to do with her inheritance. Original air date: February 7, 2011. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: February 7, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Air Date: January 24, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Beckett meets with the retired detective who handled her mom's homicide case, but he is killed right before he can tell her anything. The subsequent probe leads to a decades-old conspiracy that may reveal who murdered Beckett's mother. All the drama leads up to the big Castle and Beckett kiss! Original air date: January 24, 2011. Read...
Title: Poof! You're DeadWhen the owner of historic Drake's Magic Shop in New York is found drowned in Houdini's famous water torture tank, Castle and Beckett must delve into the world of magic, magicians and their secrets to find his killer. As part of their investigation, Castle & Beckett meet master magician Tobias Strange (guest star Gilles...
Air Date: January 10, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Nikki HeatCastle's novel Heat Wave is being turned into a movie, and the Hollywood hottie cast as the movie's lead shows up at Beckett's invitation to better understand the character she's going to play. Laura Prepon guest stars as actress Natalie Rhodes. As our threesome investigates the murder of a high-class matchmaker, Natalie goes to extremes...
Air Date: January 3, 2011 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Last CallAn investigation into a dockworker-turned-bar-owner's death leads Beckett and Castle to the city's underground tunnels, where they discover a Prohibition-era secret. The probe's focus on New York's bar history inspires Castle to open one. Read the full recap here.
Air Date: December 6, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Close Encounters of the Murderous KindAfter a prominent astrophysicist's body is found in her car — the victim of explosive decompression — Castle jokingly theorizes that perhaps she was killed in the vacuum of outer space. Yet as they delve deeper into the victim's life, they're confronted with a succession of evidence that keeps pointing them...
Air Date: November 15, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Murder Most FowlWhile investigating the murder of a NYC subway worker found shot to death in Central Park, Castle and Beckett unexpectedly uncover the shocking and violent abduction of a young boy. Working against the clock, the team must unravel the motives behind the high stakes kidnapping, not just to bring a murderer to justice, but to save...
Air Date: November 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Almost FamousResponding to an "Officer Down" emergency call, Castle and Beckett's latest case takes a shocking turn when it's revealed that the victim isn't a cop but a male stripper dressed up as one. The murder leads them into the world of male strip clubs, the hardships of struggling actors, and the price that people pay in pursuit of fame....
Air Date: November 1, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: 3XKWhen a beautiful woman is found dead in an alley, all clues point to her being a victim of the notorious Triple Killer. The Triple Killer, or 3XK, terrorized New York City four years ago, then mysteriously disappeared. Now he's back. In a deadly battle of wits, Castle and Beckett race against time to stop 3XK before he claims his next victims....
Air Date: October 25, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Anatomy of a Murder
Air Date: October 18, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Mysteries abound when pallbearers at a funeral lose control of a surprisingly heavy casket only to have a second unknown woman tumble out along with the original deceased. When Castle and Beckett learn that the victim was a doctor at County Hospital, their investigation takes them into the world of amorous, bed-hopping...
Title: PunkedA young mathematician is shot with a 200-year-old bullet, inspiring wild theories by Castle about a time-traveling murderer. A tricked-out DeLorean and a suspect in Victorian clothing only adds to the notion. From the towers of Wall Street to an underground steampunk society, Castle and Beckett will journey to unravel the mystery. Victor...
Air Date: October 11, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Under the GunWhen a coded document hidden by a murdered bail bondsman gets Castle's imagination running wild, Beckett must steer the case back to the violent felons who populated their victim's world — only to discover that maybe Castle's crazy theories aren't so crazy after all. Complicating matters is the surprise arrival of Beckett's ex-partner...
Air Date: October 4, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: He's Dead, She's Dead
Air Date: September 27, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of a famous physic with very good
psychic powersresearch abilities. The pair debate the possibility of communicating with the dead, the existence of extrasensory skills, and who's the better crime solver. Evidence mounts on both sides, especially when a letter arrives from the...
Title: A Deadly Affair
Air Date: September 20, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
The premiere of Season 3 launched with a cliffhanger and backtracked to three days earlier. Beckett hasn't heard from Castle since he left for the Hamptons months ago to finish writing his second Nikki Heat novel, Naked Heat. The most Beckett, Ryan, and Esposito have seen of Castle is a bookstore cutout of him advertising an...
Title: A Deadly GameCastle and Beckett investigate what appears to be the assassination of an intelligence operative, but is actually the murder of a player in a high-end fantasy spy game. Meanwhile, Beckett finally acknowledges her feelings for Castle and reconsiders her romance with Detective Tom Demming. Before she can open up to her literary partner in...
Air Date: May 17, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: OverkillA robbery-homicide prompts Beckett to invite Demming to assist on a case, giving Castle a ringside seat to their budding romance. When it becomes clear that the two men have very different ideas about how to proceed, the investigation becomes an unspoken competition for Beckett's attention. Each man races to solve the case, and Beckett has to...
Air Date: May 10, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Food to Die ForA high-profile chef is found frozen to death in the kitchen of a hot New York restaurant. Complications ensue when Castle and the restaurant owner, an old high school girlfriend of Beckett's, are attracted to one another. Meanwhile, Beckett's relationship with Detective Demming continues to grow.
Air Date: May 3, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Den of ThievesWhile investigating the murder of a thief, Castle and Beckett learn that Esposito has a personal connection to the suspected killer. Another surprise is in line for Castle when Beckett hits it off with Tom Demming (Michael Trucco, in a recurring role), the handsome robbery detective assigned to the case. This odd threesome must work...
Air Date: April 19, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: The Late ShaftWhen Castle appears on a late-night talk show to promote his book, Heat Wave, legendary host Bobby Mann (guest star Tom Bergeron) leans in during a commercial break and whispers, "They want me dead." When Mann dies later that night, seemingly of natural causes, Castle convinces Beckett there was foul play. During the investigation, a...
Air Date: April 12, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Wrapped Up in DeathThe investigation into the shocking death of a museum curator, crushed by a falling gargoyle, takes a bizarre turn when Castle and Beckett learn that other members of his recent archeological expedition have also died. It turns out there was a legend inscribed over the burial chamber the team unearthed — it warned, "All who gaze...
Air Date: April 5, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Boom!In the second part of the story begun in "Tick, Tick, Tick...," the serial killer remains at large, taunting Castle, Beckett, and Jordan Shaw (guest star Dana Delany). Can they catch him before someone else gets killed?
Air Date: March 29, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Tick, Tick, Tick...In a special two-part storyline, Dana Delany plays Federal Agent Jordan Shaw, an insightful and accomplished Federal investigator who teams up with Castle and Beckett to hunt down a cunning and elusive serial killer.
Air Date: March 22, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: The Mistress Always Spanks TwiceA half-naked woman covered in caramel sauce and hanging by bondage cuffs is found in a public park. The subsequent investigation takes Castle and Beckett into New York's underground world of sexual domination. Naturally, the case serves as fodder for their already flirtatious banter.
Air Date: March 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Suicide SqueezeCano Vega, a beloved former major league baseball player, is found dead after a goodwill trip to Cuba. The investigation, which includes a run-in with Joe Torre (guest starring as himself), leads the detectives deep into New York's Cuban community. Back at home, Alexis's genealogy project forces Castle to consider the identity of...
Air Date: February 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: The Third ManMysteries abound when a family returns from vacation to discover a dead man in their daughter's bed. Thinking they're investigating the murder of a squatter, Castle and Beckett soon find themselves unraveling a multi-million dollar heist. Meanwhile, Castle is picked as one of New York's 10 most eligible bachelors, but he tries to...
Air Date: January 25, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Sucker PunchWhile investigating the death of an Irish mobster, Beckett and Castle uncover a local turf war that may be connected to both a late-night infomercial guru and an international drug smuggling operation. But the case turns agonizingly personal when evidence emerges that the killer they're chasing may have had a hand in Beckett's...
Air Date: January 18, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: A Rose for EverafterCastle and Beckett are called to a wedding to investigate the death of a bridesmaid, and Castle is stunned to discover that the soon-to-be bride is his old flame, Kyra (guest star Alyssa Milano) — "the one who got away." Complications ensue as Kyra, caught off-guard by Castle's reappearance in her life, starts to wonder if...
Air Date: January 11, 2010 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: The Fifth BulletWhen an art dealer is gunned down in his gallery, Castle and Beckett discover that a bullet is inexplicably missing from the crime scene. An amnesiac who witnessed the crime can't remember what he saw or even who he is...
Air Date: December 7, 2009 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: One Man's TreasureWhen a murdered man is found stuffed in the garbage chute of an apartment building and two women arrive to ID his body — one his wife and the other his fiancée — Castle and Beckett have to keep the women from killing each other as they work to peel back the layers of the victim's double life. Was it a jilted woman, corporate...
Air Date: November 23, 2009 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Love Me DeadThe murder of an assistant district attorney thrusts Castle and Beckett into the world of ex-cons and escorts. But when Castle's desire to help a vulnerable call girl endangers the case, Beckett must decide between honoring promises and putting a killer behind bars. Matters become increasingly complicated when Castle's daughter...
Air Date: November 16, 2009 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Kill the MessengerCastle and Beckett investigate the hit-and-run death of a bike messenger who was about to deliver a sensitive package, the contents of which would have freed a wrongly convicted man from prison. In a surprising twist, this tragic death is linked to a murder case that Captain Montgomery investigated a decade earlier. To solve the...
Air Date: November 9, 2009 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Famous Last WordsAfter an up-and-coming rock star's dead body is found staged in a scene straight out of her hit music video, Castle and Beckett dive into a world of obsessed fans, sleazy managers, and jealous band members. But it's only when Alexis uncovers the true meaning behind the lyrics of the star's final song that clues to the killer's...
Air Date: November 2, 2009 at 12:00 AM PST
Title: Vampire WeekendAs Halloween approaches, Castle and Beckett are called to a graveyard where the body of a young man sporting vampire fangs has been discovered with a wooden stake driven through his heart. Their investigation takes them deep into the heart of an underground vampire fetish community, where they learn that the motive for the victim's...
Air Date: October 26, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: When the Bough BreaksCastle's book agent, Paula Haas (guest star Debi Mazar), approaches him with a career-changing opportunity, but taking it would mean the end of his relationship with Beckett. Will the murder of an unidentified woman — found dead in a manhole, no less — be their last case together?
Air Date: October 19, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Fool Me Once...When an Arctic explorer is killed during a polar expedition, the mysterious circumstances of his death take Castle and Beckett from the penthouses of Park Avenue to the halls of the CIA. But Castle's delight at the case's many twists and turns soon turns to frustration as he realizes that their elusive killer might just be fooling...
Air Date: October 12, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Inventing the GirlCastle and Beckett get an inside look at the cutthroat world of the New York fashion industry when they investigate the brutal murder of a young model during New York's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
Air Date: October 5, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: The Double DownWhen two separate murders are committed on the same night, Castle makes a wager with Ryan and Esposito that he and Beckett will solve theirs first. The frenzied race to catch their respective killers and win the bet leads each investigative duo to a likely suspect, but these potential perps have airtight alibis. Subsequent twists...
Air Date: September 28, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Deep in DeathCastle has a lot going on: he's trying to finish his new novel, Heat Wave, and also wrestling with how to fix things with Beckett. But circumstances force the pair back together to investigate the mysterious murder of a man found dead, tangled in the limbs of a tree.
Air Date: September 21, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: A Death in the FamilyCastle and Beckett investigate the murder of a plastic surgeon who is found dead in the front seat of his parking-ticket covered car. As they delve into the twisted world of surgery-obsessed patients and secret operations, Castle experiences a fatherly rite of passage when Alexis attends her first prom. On a darker note, Castle...
Air Date: May 11, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Little Girl LostA 2-year-old girl goes missing, and Beckett is called in to assist with the investigation. She's in for a bit of a shock, however — the FBI agent in charge is none other than her ex-boyfriend, William Sorenson. The two of them try to put aside their unresolved feelings as they race to find the girl, but when Castle inserts himself into...
Air Date: May 4, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: GhostsCastle and Beckett investigate the murder of a woman found drowned in a bathtub of motor oil at a transient hotel. But when they uncover a dark secret about the woman's past, they must unravel a 20-year-old mystery with the help of a true-crime journalist who may have been stalking the victim. An off-hand comment after a poker game unlocks...
Air Date: April 27, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Home is Where the Heart StopsFor some, home is where the heart stops. Literally. After an accelerating — and increasingly violent — series of home invasions in high-end neighborhoods, Beckett and Castle work to unmask a murderous jewel thief before he (or she) strikes again. But to catch this criminal, Beckett must go way out of her comfort zone,...
Air Date: April 20, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Always Buy RetailWhen an immigrant is found tortured in a ritualistic killing, Castle and Beckett turn to the creepy Vudon religion for answers. On the homefront, Castle deals with the possible homecoming of Alexis's actress mother, his first wife Meredith.
Air Date: April 13, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: A Chill Goes Through Her VeinsA woman's body, frozen and tangled in steel bars, shows up at a construction site. Castle and Beckett struggle to get to the ice-cold heart of her murder, unearthing an old case in the process. As they zero-in on a prime suspect, painful memories from Beckett's past surface.
Air Date: April 6, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Hell Hath No FuryA dead body wrapped in a rug and left on the sidewalk leads Castle and Beckett deep inside the backstabbing world of New York City politics. Expensive escorts, arrogant tycoons, and corrupt investigators, oh my!
Air Date: March 30, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Hedge Fund HomeboysSome people would kill to be rich; some just kill the rich. A young man from a once-wealthy family is found dead in Central Park, shot in the chest. As Castle and Beckett investigate the crime, they catch the victim's friends — members of a deviant prep school clique — in a tangle of lies. Things get even more twisted when one of...
Air Date: March 23, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Nanny McDeadWho killed the nanny? Castle and Beckett team up to solve the murder of a young lady found dead in a dryer in the basement laundry room of an upscale New York apartment building.
Air Date: March 16, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Flowers for Your GraveMove over James Patterson — someone's got a copycat! NYPD detectives summon mystery writer Richard Castle to help them investigate a series of killings that appear eerily similar to murders in his best-selling suspense thrillers. Almost immediately after Castle's arrival at the precinct, Detective Kate Beckett wants to send his...
Air Date: March 9, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT