Castle Renewed for Season 3
Castle has been renewed for a 3rd Season due to begin in September 2010. It is always a good idea to continue to show your support for the show by contacting ABC and other suggestions below.
Always stay positive. Enthusiasm for something you enjoy tends to be contagious and attracts the interest others.
How to Contact ABC
Letters of support for Castle can be mailed to:
Castle ABC Inc
500 S. Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521-4551
Emails can be sent via:
Messages can be left by phone
To save you some time we've verified the numbers you have to press to get through all the steps of the automated phone system, you do not need to listen to the entire message before pressing the number for the next step, this means the whole process should take less than a minute making it very easy for everyone to try. Dial the phone number 1-818-460-7477 (within the USA) to get the "Audience information department"
- Press 1 for "ABC television network"
- Press 2 for "leave comment"
- Presss 2 for "prime time shows"
- Enter 226 for "Castle"
You can leave a recorded 30 second message
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Buy the DVDs & Books
This one is very important, this shows directly that ABC can make money from the show. Season 1 is now available on DVD and Richard Castle's novel "Heat Wave" is also available.
- Castle: The Complete Second Season Pre Order Now
- Naked Heat Pre Order Now
- Castle: The Complete First Season
- Heat Wave
Watch on Hulu / ABC site
You can watch the episodes of Castle on Hulu or through the Full Episode Viewer on the ABC website. Number of views through these services can be tracked and are taken into consideration for overall success of the show so even if you've already seen the episode try and find some time to watch it again in the week after it airs.
Buy the Episodes on iTunes
You can buy individual episodes from iTunes usually a day after they are broadcast. You can also subscribe to the entire season. We recommend this option if you're in a position to take advantage of it because it shows your long term commitment to the series.
Spread the Word
Tell everyone you know how great Castle is and encourage them to watch, let them borrow your Season 1 DVDs and point them to Hulu or iTunes to catch up on Season 2. If you use forums, blogs or have a website we would encourage you to consider using one of our banners (or make your own) to help others discover Castle. You will find our our
03/23/10 Update: This week's episode of Castle reached an all new high in the ratings with nearly 13 million viewers and a rating share of 3.6 smashing previous numbers and also beating new episodes of CSI:Miami & Law & Order to take the top spot for the hour. Castle is also one of trending searches on both Yahoo & Google which is a very encouraging sign.
01/27/10 Update: Today ABC ordered two more episodes of Castle for season 2 bringing the season total up to 24. Read more here
01/12/10 Update: Today during the Television Critics Association Press Tour ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson expressed his positive opinion of the show. A second Nikki Heat novel was also formally announced and is due to be released in September (one year on from the release of Heat Wave and the beginning of Season 2). Read more about the TCA news here
01/10/10 Update: We've had a lot of people coming to us recently concerned that they've read that Castle may be cancelled. This is not the case. Castle has been doing well gaining new viewers every week and even the reruns aired during January have been rating well. ABC has continued to show great support of Castle since the beginning of season 1.
While the news is looking very positive for the future of Castle it is very important for fans to continue to support the show. Keep spreading the word to family, friends, co-workers etc about what a fantastic series Castle is and be sure to let the ABC know how much you're enjoying the episodes. Some suggestions of how you can continue to support Castle are outlined below.