Castle

Castle

American police procedural comedy-drama television series (2009–2016)
more_vert
Castle
pencil

Castle is an American crime-comedy-drama television series, which aired on ABC for a total of eight seasons from March 9, 2009, to May 16, 2016. The series was produced jointly by Beacon Pictures and ABC Studios.

View details Hide details
expand_more
Also known as add_black also known as
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Genre
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Created by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Based on add_black based on
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Developed by add_black developed by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Written by add_black written by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Screenplay by add_black screenplay by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Story by add_black story by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Directed by add_black directed by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Creative director add_black creative director
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Presented by add_black presented by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Starring
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Judges add_black judges
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Voices of add_black voices of
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Narrated by add_black narrated by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Music by add_black music by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Theme music composer add_black theme music composer
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Opening theme add_black opening theme
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Ending theme add_black ending theme
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Composer
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Country of origin
United States
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Original language
English
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
No. of seasons
8
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
No. of episodes
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

PRODUCTION

Executive producer
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Producer add_black producer
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
News editor add_black news editor
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Production location
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Cinematography add_black cinematography
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Animator add_black animator
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Editor add_black editor
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Camera setup
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Running time
43 minutes
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Production company
  • ABC Studios
  • Beacon Pictures
  • Experimental Pictures
    (2009–2013)
    (seasons 2–5)
  • The Barry Schindel Company
    (2009)
    (season 1)
  • Milmar Pictures
    (2013–2015)
    (seasons 6–7)
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Distributor
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Budget add_black budget
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

RELEASE

Original network
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Picture format
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Audio format add_black audio format
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
First shown in add_black first shown in
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Original release
March 9, 2009 (2009-03-09)
May 16, 2016 (2016-05-16)
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

CHRONOLOGY

Preceded by add_black preceded by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Followed by add_black followed by
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
Related shows add_black related shows
this text will appear in brackets
e.g. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
(repeated season 2 episode open)
Richard Castle: (v.o) There are two kinds of folks who sit around thinking about how to kill people: psychopaths and mystery writers. I'm the kind that pays better. Who am I?
Richard Castle: I'm Rick Castle.
Richard Castle: Castle.
Richard Castle: Castle.
Richard Castle: I really am ruggedly handsome, aren't I?
Richard Castle: (v.o) Every writer needs inspiration, and I found mine.
Kate Beckett: Detective Kate Beckett.
Kate Beckett: Beckett.
Kate Beckett: Beckett.
Kate Beckett: Nikki Heat?
Martha Rodgers: The character he's basing on you.
Richard Castle: (v.o) And thanks to my friendship with the Mayor, I get to be on her case.
Richard Castle: I'd be happy to let you spank me.
Richard Castle: (v.o) And together we catch killers.
Richard Castle: We make a pretty good team, you know. Like Starsky and Hutch, Turner and Hooch.
Kate Beckett: You do remind me a little of Hooch.
  • Though they shared an engaging chemistry on screen, off-camera issues between Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic allegedly got so bad in the later seasons that they were required to attend couples counseling together.
  • After Castle and Beckett begin their romantic relationship in season five, as a sign of affection she occasionally calls him by the pet name "babe".
  • When Castle and Beckett's relationship is purely platonic, he addresses her by her surname; after it becomes romantic, he begins to address her more frequently by her first name. Conversely, Beckett addresses Castle almost exclusively by his last name, calling him "Rick" only a small handful of times and rarely, if ever, calling him "Richard".
  • Though she plays their commanding officer, Stana Katic is younger than both Jon Huertas and Seamus Dever.
  • The 12th precinct was also the setting of the sitcom Barney Miller (1974). That series featured Ron Glass, who also starred in Firefly (2002) with Nathan Fillion.

This page is the FamousFix profile for Castle. Content on this page is contributed by editors who belong to our editorial community. We welcome your contributions... so please create an account if you would like to collaborate with other editor's in helping to shape this website.

On the Castle page you will be able to add and update factual information, post media and connect this topic to other topics on the website. This website does skew towards famous actors, musicians, models and sports stars, however we would like to expand that to include many other interesting topics.

Terms of Use · Copyright · Privacy
Copyright 2006-2024, FamousFix · 0.91s