3x07 Almost Famous
First Aired: Nov. 01, 2010 on ABC
Summary: Responding to an "Officer Down" emergency call, Castle and Beckett's latest case takes a shocking turn when it's revealed that the victim isn't a cop but a male stripper dressed up as one. The murder leads them into the world of male strip clubs, the hardships of struggling actors, and the…
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Have you ever heard of a brilliant doctor named Doogie Howser?
Kate Beckett: [Beckett and Castle are talking to a real estate developer] Do you have any brochures? I'm lookin' for a place. Mine blew up.
- When Castle and Beckett are discussing the victim and Castle suggests that he wanted to keep the badge that he made his career on, Beckett tells him that the victim is too young to have ever had that badge. Castle asks her if she ever heard of Doogie Howser. Nathan Fillion and Neil Patrick Harris, who played the Doogie Howser when he was a teenager, starred in "Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog" (2008).