Aired: Apr 18, 2016 , Monday at 21:00 on ABC


Episode Summary: When Hayley finds herself being implicated in a cyber-terror attack after doing an old friend a favor, Castle and Beckett rush to clear her name.
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A Terror Attack Puts Hayley in Jeopardy

Previously on Castle, Hayley was introduced, given a shifty backstory and developed an Oprah-and-Gayle type of friendship with Alexis. This episode, "Backstabber," sees her reconnect with said shifty routes; she goes on a mission for her former MI6 commander, Bryce Roberts. Bryce is now a freelance security contractor, so the job is installing spyware into a man's office computer to see if he's cheating. Still, she's partnered with a truly scummy guy named Marcus, so the personal difficulty is probably on... more


I’m willing to admit that the Major Castle Spoiler that was revealed earlier today may have tainted my feelings on the aptly named “Backstabber.” Still, I don’t believe I would have liked Castle Season 8 Episode 18 even without that news.  I’ve made no secret that I’m not a fan of Hayley, although I will admit that character has grown on me a bit throughout the year. My problem is that Hayley went from being no one to suddenly being portrayed as som... more



5 Show Cancellations that Broke Our Hearts in 2016

Not every TV show can go on forever, but a lot of them seem to get the rug pulled out from under them way too early. In 2016, this happened with too many shows that deserved to carry on. From Rob Lowe's witty new sitcom to a captivating Marvel drama, here are 5 TV shows that we wish didn't get cancelled in 2016. 1. The Grinder This smart comedy paired up TV veterans Rob Lowe and Fred Savage as brothers. Lowe's character was an ex-TV actor mo... more

ABC Boss Talks 'Castle' Cancellation -- Plus Is the Original Finale on The DVD Set?

The letting go of Castle's co-lead Stana Katic and the series' later cancellation became one of the more controversial news stories of the TV year. Throughout all the anger, sadness and discussion, ABC remained relatively silent about the debacle.  Fans were left in the dark about why exactly Stana Katic (and co-star Tamala Jones) were being let go beyond vague budget issues. Fans didn't even know how season 8 w... more

The 5 Best Kate Beckett Moments from 'Castle'

Odd couples and unlikely pairings have always been a staple in television, but those partnerships with staying power are few and far between. Rick Castle and Kate Beckett managed to become one memorable crime fighting couple for eight seasons on ABC's Castle, eventually becoming known as "Casket." While the show was named after the charming and quirky mystery writer, it wouldn't be entertaining without Beckett, who became just as vital to the long running series. Start... more


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