Castle and Beckett investigate the murder of a nanny in her 20s who is found murdered inside a dryer in the laundry room of an updscale apartment building in Manhattan. Castle begins his research into Beckett’s personality and behavior to develop the character for his new book.
The body of a young woman is found spinning inside the dryer in the laundry room of an upscale apartment building. When Castle and Beckett discover that the woman, in her 20s, worked as a Nanny in the building, their investigation leads them to a world of sex, lies and "playdates."
Mystery novelist Richard Castle is questioned by police after two murders bear a strong resemblance to the murders in his novels. Later, Castle finds himself helping to investigate the crime displaying a unique insight into the true motivation of the killer.
In the premiere episode of ABC's new midseason series, "Castle," a wildly famous mystery novelist, Richard Castle (Nathan Fillion, "Desperate Housewives"), who is bored with his own success, learns that a real-world copycat killer has started staging murders from scenes depicted in his novels.