Lisa Edelstein will guest-star on ABC dramedy 'Castle'(Read article summary)
Lisa Edelstein will appear in a multi-episode arc as a federal investigator on the ABC show 'Castle.' Lisa Edelstein previously starred on the Fox medical drama 'House.'
Edelsteinâ€™s character for the showâ€™s sixth season will be Rachel McCord, a federal investigator who may play a part in decisions main character Kate Beckett (Stana Katic) will be making about her life. Beckett was deciding whether or not to move to Washington D.C. and mulling what to do about the marriage proposal from writer Richard Castle (Nathan Fillion).
Edelstein will first appear in the sixth season premiere. It was also recently announced that the actress will voice a character on the Nickelodeon animated series â€śThe Legend of Korra.â€ť
Since Edelstein left the Fox drama â€śHouseâ€ť in 2011, she has guest-starred on various shows including the CBS legal drama â€śThe Good Wife,â€ť CBSâ€™s take on the Sherlock Holmes stories titled â€śElementary,â€ť and the ABC soap â€śScandal.â€ť She had previously guest-starred on the 1996 TV animated adaptation of â€śSupermanâ€ť and on the NBC drama â€śThe West Wingâ€ť as well as appearing in the 2000 romantic comedy â€śWhat Women Want,â€ť starring Mel Gibson and Helen Hunt. On â€śHouse,â€ť Edelstein portrayed Dr. Lisa Cuddy, the administrator of the hospital at which protagonist Gregory House (Hugh Laurie) works as well as the Dean of Medicine.
â€śCastleâ€ť premiered on ABC in 2009 and stars Fillion as a mystery writer who, after being questioned by New York police after a murderer commits a crime that is similar to one of his books, begins to work with detective Beckett (Katic) to solve mysteries. He uses her as the inspiration for a protagonist for a new series of mystery novels.
The show has been nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards, all for technical categories, such as Outstanding Music Composition.