Ever since the scoop about Castle doing a noir episode was released, I have been on the fence about it. It wasn’t exactly a surprise if you think that the promotional cast photo for this season was noir themed, but I was still holding out hope they wouldn’t go down that path. And it was all for nothing because just a couple of months later the information that a noir episode was in the works came out and crushed my last hope. I may be in the minority here, but I really don’t like when my shows change that much. My other noir experience with a show I love was "Brown Betty" on Fringe and that episode was a total disaster for me.
That said, I was still on the "let’s wait and see" team about the upcoming Castle episode "The Blue Butterfly" until more and more information started leaking. The latest piece of info was released last night by TV Guide and I have to be honest here, guys. I don’t like it. At all. They talked to Stana Katic and here is what the actress had to say about the episode: