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Castle: Almost Famous

Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of a male stripper found dressed as a NYPD police officer.

Episode Info

Episode number: 3x7
Production Number: 306
Airdate: Monday November 01st, 2010

Alternate Airdates:

NL (SBS 6) May 26, 2011

  • Currently 8.8/10
8.8/10 (33 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Mary Page Keller
As Rebecca Dalton
Samantha Quan
As Kathleen Park
Christina Vidal
As Jamie Ruiz
Philip Anthony-Rodriguez
As Michael Grant
Gideon Emery
As Lloyd Saunders
Blake Gibbons
As Billy Grimm
David Barry Gray
As Bert Kramer
Adriana Demeo
As Bella Lombardo
Clint Glenn
As Hans Von Mannschaft
Austin Highsmith
As Camille Roberts

Co-Guest Stars
Corey Saunders
As Derek Brookner
Kelsey Gunn
As Sarah Lieberman
Sam Doumit
As Mandy Carson
Leandro Cano
As Bouncer
Dana Ward
As Sexy Reporter
Main Cast
Nathan Fillion
As Richard Castle
Stana Katic
As Detective Kate Beckett
Susan Sullivan
As Martha Rodgers
Ruben Santiago-Hudson
As Captain Roy Montgomery
Jon Huertas
As Detective Javier Esposito
Seamus Dever
As Detective Kevin Ryan
Tamala Jones
As Dr. Lanie Parish
Molly Quinn
As Alexis Castle


The scene opens with a police officer responding to a domestic violence call and says that he has a warrant for the person’s arrest. Suddenly the door opens and the officer is dragged inside. The next day, Martha and Alexis are yelling and Castle says that he was dreaming of bikini girls until they woke him up. Alexis says that she accidentally let it slip that she was auditioning for “Grease”. He says that she is not going to let up. Suddenly Castle gets a phone call, it is Beckett and they have a case. Castle arrives on scene and finds a police officer on site dead. However, upon close inspection, Beckett discovers that he is not a cop, but a stripper with a tequila filled pistol. They find the guy’s car and find a wallet inside. The victim was Derek Brookner. They find an address to where he was last at possibly. ..

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ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Jim BacchiFriday RockStripper cop approaches apartment.
NellyHot In HerreDuring stripper dance
Pierluigi Ferrantini, Pierfrancesco Bazzoffi & Alessandro SgNever EasyCastle and Beckett meet Billy Grimm
Troy MacCubbinStars Like YouEnd of episode

Episode Quotes
Richard: (Gazing at the victim in the morgue) He's not that handsome. You want my opinion? Three hundred bucks an hour... a little steep.
Lanie: As the person in this room who has seen everything under the sheet... bargain!

Other Episode Crew

CreatorAndrew W. Marlowe
Executive ProducerArmyan Bernstein  |  Laurie Zaks  |  Rob Bowman  |  Andrew W. Marlowe  |  David Amann
Co-Executive ProducerMoira Kirland Dekker  |  Matt Pyken  |  Scott A. Williams
Supervising ProducerDavid Grae
ProducerTerri Miller  |  D. Howard Grigsby
Co-ProducerMarc A. Kahn  |  Joan Van Horn  |  Alexi Hawley
Associate ProducerNoreen O'Toole
Production DesignerAlfred Sole
EditorSue Blainey
CastingKendra Castleberry  |  Donna Rosenstein
Unit Production ManagerJoan Van Horn
First Assistant DirectorRich Sickler
Second Assistant DirectorKatie Carroll
MusicRobert Duncan (2)
Music EditorAmber Funk
Music SupervisorTricia Halloran
Costume DesignerLuke Reichle
Key GripTony Sepian
Camera OperatorMark LaBonge  |  Andrew Bikichky
Set DecoratorClaire Kaufman
Transportation CoordinatorJon Tardino
Property MasterMichael Courville
Production Sound MixerJoe Foglia
Script SupervisorTricia Ronten
Production CoordinatorNancy Sprow
Post Production SupervisorAshley Stephenson
Supervising Sound EditorJeremy J. Gordon
Re-Recording MixerDoug Andham  |  Joe Earle
Director of PhotographyBill Roe
Stunt CoordinatorDennis Madalone
Art DirectorAndy Rhodes (2)
Executive Story EditorWill Beall  |  Terence Paul Winter  |  Elizabeth Beall
Costume SupervisorDevon Patterson
Production AccountantDeb Lancello
Chief Lighting TechnicianJono Kouzouyan
Special Effects CoordinatorRobert Calvert (3)
Production StaffLindsey Isaacson  |  Shawn Waugh  |  Andrew Carlberg  |  Sophie Addie  |  Kelly Roe  |  Ruby Stillwater
Additional EditingBrian Addie
ThemeRobert Duncan (2)
Dept. Head Make-up ArtistDebbie Zoller
Dept. Head Hair StylistEdward Morrison
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