Castle (2009): Season 3


# Air Date Title
1 Sep 20

A Deadly Affair

Beckett and her team burst into an apartment on a murderer’s trail, just to be surprised when they see Castle, who they haven’t heard or seen in months, standing ov…

2 Sep 27

He's Dead, She's Dead

Beckett and Castle look for the killer of a famous psychic while debating whether extrasensory abilities are real or not. When a letter arrives from the victim predicting her d…

3 Oct 04

Under the Gun

With the latest case of a murdered bail bondsman, Beckett discovers that Castle’s wild imagination and theories may be on the mark. Beckett’s ex-partner makes a sur…

4 Oct 11


Castle and Beckett look into the murder of a young mathematician gunned down with a 200-year-old bullet, sparking some wild theories by Castle about a time-traveling killer. Wh…

5 Oct 18

Anatomy of a Murder

An unknown woman falls out of a casket along with the original deceased when pallbearers lose control of the casket at a funeral and the investigation takes Beckett and Castle…

6 Oct 25


When 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…

7 Nov 01

Almost Famous

An “Officer Down” call turns out to be a male stripper dressed like a cop. Castle and Beckett explore the world of male strip clubs and struggling actors, all peopl…

8 Nov 08

Murder Most Fowl

Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of an NYC subway worker found shot in Central Park. But, while investigating the murder they uncover the abd…

9 Nov 15

Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind

Castle’s latest theory is alien abduction after an astrophysicist’s death is found to be from explosive decompression. A well know alien abduction expert gets invol…

10 Dec 06

Last Call

Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of a dockworker turned bar owner who’s body is found floating in the East River. In the process of the investigation they uncove…

11 Jan 03

Nikki Heat

When Castle’s novel “Heat Wave” is turned into a movie, actress Natalie Rhodes, shows up at Beckett’s invitation to better understand the character she&…

12 Jan 10

Poof! You're Dead

Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of the owner of a historic magic shop found dead in a Houdini’s water torture tank. Meanwhile, Lanie and Esposito are trying to…

13 Jan 24


When the detective who investigated Beckett’s mother’s murder is shot before Beckett’s eyes before he can give her new evidence in the case, Beckett’s o…

14 Feb 07

Lucky Stiff

The brutal murder of a lottery winner has Castle and Beckett up to their eyeballs in suspects, envious and angered by the victim’s sudden move from the poorhouse to the p…

15 Feb 14

The Final Nail

Castle and Beckett find themselves on opposite sides of the case when Castle’s old school friend emerges as the prime suspect in his own wife’s murder. As they work…

16 Feb 21

Setup (1)

Castle and Beckett investigate the apparent robbery-homicide of a New York cab driver, only to discover that the victim was involved in a mysterious conspiracy with unimaginabl…

17 Feb 28

Countdown (2)

With time running out, Castle and Beckett must put aside their differences with Agent Fallon to avert a city-wide catastrophe.

18 Mar 21

One Life to Lose

Castle and Beckett investigate the axe murder of the head writer for a long time New York soap opera. Everyone is suspect when it’s discovered that the action behind the…

19 Mar 28

Law & Murder

When a juror dies during the high profile trial of a murdered socialite, Castle and Beckett discover that the juror wasn’t really as perfect as he appeared to be.

20 Apr 04

Slice of Death

When a reporter is found dead inside a restaurant’s pizza oven, Beckett and Castle go to work on solving the case. They must figure out if his story “The Pizza Wars…

21 Apr 11

The Dead Pool

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 l…

22 May 02

To Love and Die in L.A.

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 r…

23 May 09

Pretty Dead

During rehearsal for “Baron’s All-American Beauty Pageant,” the contestants are shocked to discover the body of Miss Illinois – strangled, but by whom?…

24 May 16


Beckett’s investigation into her mother’s death is reactivated when Hal Lockwood – a professional hitman with knowledge of Beckett’s mother’s murd…

About Castle (2009)

Rick Castle is one of the world’s most successful crime authors. But when his rock star lifestyle isn’t enough, this bad boy goes looking for new trouble and finds it working with smart, beautiful Detective Kate Beckett. Inspired by her professional record and intrigued by her buttoned-up personality, Castle’s found the model for his bold new character whether she likes it or not. Now with the mayor’s permission, Castle is helping solve crime with his own twist.