Castle (2009): Season 5

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 24
2012

After the Storm

After four seasons of “will they” or “won’t they,” Richard Castle and Kate Beckett finally gave in to their feelings for each other. Season 5 pick…

2 Oct 01
2012

Cloudy With a Chance of Murder

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 w…

3 Oct 08
2012

Secret's Safe with Me

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 dea…

4 Oct 15
2012

Murder, He Wrote

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 t…

5 Oct 29
2012

Probable Cause

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…

6 Nov 05
2012

The Final Frontier

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 d…

7 Nov 12
2012

Swan Song

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 th…

8 Nov 19
2012

After Hours

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 they get ambushed…

9 Dec 03
2012

Secret Santa

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 kil…

10 Jan 07
2013

Significant Others

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 mu…

11 Jan 14
2013

Under the Influence

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…

11 Jan 14
2013

Death Gone Crazy

12 Jan 21
2013

Death Gone Crazy

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 husban…

13 Feb 04
2013

Recoil

While investigating the murder of a young woman, Castle and Beckett find evidence that links her death with Senator William H. Bracken (Jack Coleman), the man responsible for B…

14 Feb 11
2013

Reality Star Struck

Castle & Beckett get an up-close-and-personal view of a “Real Housewives”-esque reality TV series, “The Wives of Wall Street,” when they investigate…

15 Feb 18
2013

Target (1)

In the first of a two-episode story arc, Castle and Beckett begin a murder investigation that also exposes a plot to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy Middle Eastern businessman…

16 Feb 25
2013

Hunt (2)

In the powerful conclusion of a two-episode story arc, when the FBI fails to get his daughter back, Castle takes matters into his own hands, reaching…

17 Mar 18
2013

Scared to Death

When a young woman appears to have literally been scared to death three days after watching a “haunted” DVD, Castle and Beckett delve into…

18 Mar 25
2013

The Wild Rover

When a man is found dead in an industrial cake mixer, Castle and Beckett trace the murder to an Irish gang in Staten Island and a beautiful bar owner named Siobhan O’Doul (Cara…

19 Apr 01
2013

The Lives of Others

In the show’s 100th episode, Castle finds himself in the unfortunate position of NOT being able to work a case. While he’s holed up in the loft with a…

20 Apr 15
2013

The Fast and the Furriest

When Castle and Beckett find giant footprints at the site of a vicious murder, the team is forced to confront the unlikely theory that Bigfoot is the killer. But as they trek i…

20

TBD

21 Apr 22
2013

The Squab and the Quail

When Beckett is assigned to protect Erik Vaughn, a charming billionaire entrepreneur whose life is in danger, she’s forced to reflect on her relationship with Castle whic…

22 Apr 29
2013

Still

Beckett’s life is on the line when she steps on a pressure sensitive bomb. While the team searches for a way to disarm the explosive, Castle distracts Beckett by arguing…

23 May 06
2013

The Human Factor

When Homeland Security inexplicably seals the crime scene of a car bombing, Castle and Beckett find themselves with two mysteries on their hands: who murdered the victim, a gov…

24 May 13
2013

Watershed

In the season finale, an interview with a high-profile federal law enforcement agency forces Beckett to reconsider what she wants out of her job and out of her relationship wit…

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.

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