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Castle: Pandora (1)

In the first episode of a two-part "Castle" event, Castle and Beckett pursue a ruthless killer who, they discover, is part of a sinister, international conspiracy. Castle and Beckett are joined on the case by Sophia Turner (guest star Jennifer Beals), a smart, sexy CIA operative who has a complicated past with Castle. Josh Stamberg also guest stars as Martin Danberg, an intelligence officer.

Source: ABC

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x15
Production Number: 415
Airdate: Monday February 13th, 2012

Director: Bryan Spicer
Writer: David Amann

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Seven) May 13, 2012
Hungary Apr 18, 2014

  • Currently 8.1/10
8.1/10 (14 Votes cast)


Special Guest Stars
Jennifer BealsJennifer Beals
As Sophia Turner

Guest Stars
Josh StambergJosh Stamberg
As Martin Danberg
David ChisumDavid Chisum
As Thomas Gage
Timothy CarhartTimothy Carhart
As Dr. Nelson Blakely
Julia WhelanJulia Whelan
As Tina Massey
Bruno OliverBruno Oliver
As Tracy's Boss

Co-Guest Stars
Russell EdgeRussell Edge
As Jones
Burnadean JonesBurnadean Jones
As Tech #2
Dave ShalanskyDave Shalansky
As Tech #1
Main Cast
Nathan FillionNathan Fillion
As Richard Castle
Stana KaticStana Katic
As Detective Kate Beckett
Susan SullivanSusan Sullivan
As Martha Rodgers
Jon HuertasJon Huertas
As Detective Javier Esposito
Seamus DeverSeamus Dever
As Detective Kevin Ryan
Tamala JonesTamala Jones
As Dr. Lanie Parish
Molly QuinnMolly Quinn
As Alexis Castle
Penny Johnson JeraldPenny Johnson Jerald
As Captain Victoria Gates


The scene opens with a fight going on with distinct sounds inside a room. There are crashes and sounds of gun fire, after which a man is pushed out of a window. Meanwhile, Castle is busy in the kitchen, and happy that his mother’s students used her studio, and not the living room for rehearsing the boxing sequence in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Martha is excited to find Castle making her favorite pasta, but Castle intends to share it with Alexis as well. Martha lets on she is not home, and has taken up an internship. Yet another one? And what sort of an internship could it be that keeps her out at 9 o clock? It is the type that Martha has personally approved. That is no reason for Castle to be satisfied. ..

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