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Castle: Season 8 (2015-2016)

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In the opening of Series 8, Castle searches for Beckett as a number of explosive events that have been triggered by a phone call from a stranger. Later, Castle investigates the murder of his idol and Beckett moves back in with Castle.

Cast

Stana Katic
as Det. Kate Beckett
Nathan Fillion
as Richard Castle
Susan Sullivan
as Martha Rodgers
Molly Quinn
as Alexis Castle
Tamala Jones
as Lanie Parish
Jon Huertas
as Det. Javier Esposito
Seamus Dever
as Det. Kevin Ryan
Sunkrish Bala
as Vikram Singh
Kristoffer Polaha
as Caleb Brown
Penny Johnson Jerald
as Capt. Victoria Gates
Arye Gross
as M.E. Perlmutter
Jack Coleman
as Senator Will Bracken
Tony Plana
as Father Arguello
Adam Baldwin
as Det. Slaughter
Summer Glau
as Kendall Frost
Michael Bowen
as Sgt. Joseph Ortiz
Oliver Muirhead
as Bryce Robert
Ronnie Steadman
as Gabriel Shaw
Stephnie Weir
as Mia Laszlo
Amy Robach
as Lila Campo
Angelica Celaya
as Sonia Ruiz
Jonathan Silverman
as Alan Masters
David Michael Trevino
as Eddie Ramirez
Frank Tran
as Lars Cross
Jonny Cruz
as Zane Cannon
Brad Lee Wind
as Franco Mancini
Brad Lee Wind
as Franco Mancini
Geoffrey Pierson
as Michael Smith
Arnell Powell
as Chris Jackson
Lise Simms
as Wendy Johnson
Lindsay Price
as Lindsey Trent
Nikita Bogolyubov
as Grigory Mishkin
Calli Ryals
as Emma Matthews
Jason Manuel Olazabal
as Det. Menendez
Dean Cudworth
as Michael Kirby
Billy Ray Gallion
as Marcus Janek
Marin Hinkle
as Dr. Rebecca Ellins
Christine Adams
as Dr. Barbara Lillstrom
Endre Hules
as Pavel Oborin
Michael Cognata
as Darrl Ives
Clare Grant (II)
as Nina O'Keefe
James Morrison
as Commissioner Malone
John Ducey
as Mark Nagle
David Hoffman
as Ned Werner
Emily Goss
as Naomi Fox
Kevin Joy
as Graham Fletcher
Corey Reynolds
as Mark West
Gerald McRaney
as Mason Wood
David Hoffman
as Ned Werner
Jerry O'Donnell
as Milton Cicero
Sheldon Bailey
as Anton Ford
Michael Chieffo
as Dr. Brock Martin
Jed Rees
as Mr. Flynn
Ryan Devlin
as Stephen Reed
Maurice Benard
as Horatio Spate
Brian Gaskill
as David Lacey
Andrea Roth
as Nancy Underwood
Doug Savant
as Victor Nigel
Jewel Staite
as Erin Cherloff
J.D. Walsh
as John Emerson
Anne-Marie Johnson
as Sondra Kramer
Kelly Rowan
as Dean Carla Feller
Charles Mesure
as Liam Hollister
Sonya Eddy
as Olivia "Mama" Toussaint
Darlene Vogel
as Sadie Beakman
Juliana Dever
as Jenny Ryan
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Critic Reviews for Castle: Season 8

All Critics (3)

It's not exactly a secret that Castle's strength is its cast.

May 9, 2017 | Full Review…

Given all that had transpired between the two over the course of eight seasons, it's reasonable to suggest that Castle itself was really a love story built inside the framework of a typical procedural.

May 17, 2016 | Full Review…

The opening murder scene had just the right mix of mystery and shock value without having to be gory. That's an art few shows can pull off, and I appreciate how well they did it here.

September 22, 2015 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Castle: Season 8

½

New showrunners come in and completely ruin Castle in its eighth (and final) season. Castle and Beckett's marriage is broken up as Beckett seeks to protect her loved ones from a secret investigation that she launches into a crime syndicate that murdered her former FBI team; meanwhile Castle re-opens his PI business to work cases with the NYPD and win Beckett back. The breakup plot is incredibly dumb and just becomes more infuriating as it goes on. And although Beckett is supposedly promoted to precinct captain, nothing really changes as she pretty much continues on in the same role. There is, however, one good change to the show, with Castle's daughter becoming an associate in his PI business. The tone of the series also takes a downward turn, though not as one would suspect. In spite of the dark and serious themes, the show becomes more comedic with Castle at his most fanciful and goofballish (which is another problem). A series killer, Season 8 of Castle is complete garbage that fans rejected in mass and is best forgotten.

DannM.

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