Richard Castle’s hurting — and it’s not easy to watch. In fact, it’s downright heartbreaking.
After learning in last week’s episode that
Beckett (Stana Katic) remembered everything about being shot
(including, you’ll recall, Castle’s confession of love), Castle (Nathan
Fillion) is looking for a way to deal with an influx of disappointment.
His solution? Apparently flaunting a blonde in front of Beckett in
tonight’s episode! But there’s so much more underneath his playboy
guise, says executive producer and creator Andrew Marlowe.
“I think he feels like if he confronts her, it’s just gonna be a big
ego blow, so it’s better for him to swallow it at this point, which
gives us a little bit of drama in the next couple episodes,” he says.
And with only four episodes (including tonight’s) left in the rest of
the season, the drama will come fast and furious, stemming first from
the fact that poor Beckett has no idea why Castle is giving her the cold
shoulder. But her confusion and — in a way — her sense of loss from his
apparent “drifting away” could prompt Beckett to make some bold
actions. “She’s wondering if she needs to declare herself, and she’s
feeling ready…but then he’s acting out.
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