CASTING NOTES & SPOILERS—Castle is adding Spartucus’ Nick E. Tarabay in an upcoming episode. The former on-screen gladiator will play Vasily Zhirov, a Russian Diplomatic Security agent who gets involved in the death investigation of a Russian national. According to TV Line, the episode appears to be a play on the film Red Heat. The episode is entitled “Dead Read.”
Coming up in episode 15, it’s trip back in time to Beckett’s academy days where she was a rising star who becomes the mentor to a cadet played by Californication‘s Ellen Woglom.
Source: TV Line