3x23 Pretty Dead
First Aired: May. 09, 2011 on ABC
Summary: During rehearsal for "Baron's All-American Beauty Pageant," the contestants are shocked to discover the body of Miss Illinois - strangled, but by whom? As Castle and Beckett delve into the cut-throat competition of the pageant world, they learn that a number suspects had motive for murder,…
Main Characters in this Episode
Kate Beckett: [asking Bobby Stark for his alibi] So, let me get this straight: you don't remember where you were, or what you were doing last night?
Bobby Stark: That's bad, right?
Beauty queens and naked pictures. As American as socialites and sex tapes.
Is that America's dad, Bobby Stark? What's he doing here?Kate Beckett:
He's the pageant host. Oh, please don't tell me you watch his sitcom.Richard Castle:
"Family Foibles"? Half of what I know about being a father, I learned from watching that show.
- Goof (factual errors): A computer, after "a hard drive has been wiped", displays two messages: first a doctored DOS directory listing (an empty directory C:HDdrive, with 12 GiB space unused), then a BIOS error message ("BOOT DRIVE NOT FOUND, INSERT SYSTEM DISK"). It's not possible to show a hard drive's directory listing, if no operating system is booted.