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S3-E9 Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind

S3-E9 Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind



The bloated corpse of a prominent astrophysicist is found in a car, with the body having suffered what appears to be explosive decompression. When Beckett and Castle investigate, they become convinced that the victim had been abducted by aliens, but events are complicated further when a government agent and an expert on extraterrestrial activity get involved. Guest starring Lance Henriksen and Lyle Lovett.

Cast & Crew

Richard Castle Nathan Fillion
Det Kate Beckett Stana Katic
Martha Rodgers Susan Sullivan
Capt Roy Montgomery Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Alexis Castle Molly C Quinn
Javier Esposito Jon Huertas
Lanie Parish Tamala Jones
Det Kevin Ryan Seamus Dever
Agent Westfield Lyle Lovett
Dr Chuck Vaughn Karl T Wright
Benny Stryker Lance Henriksen
Ted Carter Neil Hopkins
Ayyana Holder Jeanette Brox
Director Bethany Rooney
Executive Producer Armyan Bernstein
Executive Producer Rob Bowman
Executive Producer Andrew W Marlowe
Executive Producer Laurie Zaks
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