Castle Episode 5.17 “Scared to Death” Press Release
WHEN A “HAUNTED” DVD APPEARS TO BE KILLING ITS VIEWERS,CASTLE WORRIES HE MAY BE NEXT, ON ABC’S “CASTLE”
“Scared to Death” — When a young woman appears to have literally been scared to death three days after watching a “haunted” DVD, Castle and Beckett delve into one of their creepiest cases yet. To make matters worse, Castle becomes convinced that he too is marked for death when he accidentally watches the cursed video. Master of horror Wes Craven makes a special quest appearance, on “Castle,” MONDAY, MARCH 18 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET).
Castle stars Nathan Fillion as Richard Castle, Stana Katic as NYPD Detective Kate Beckett, Susan Sullivan as Martha Rodgers, Molly Quinn as Alexis Castle, Penny Johnson Jerald as NYPD Captain Victoria Gates, Tamala Jones as Medical Examiner Lanie Parish, Jon Huertas as NYPD Detective Javier Esposito, and Seamus Dever as NYPD Detective Kevin Ryan.
Guest Cast: Wes Craven as himself, Arye Gross as M.E. Perlmutter, Alison Trumbell as Val Butler, Romy Rosemont as Nurse Lockhart, Brad William Henke as Mark Heller.
“Scared to Death” was written by Shalisha Francis and directed by Ron Underwood.