Castle and Beckett romance: How 'Castle' writers' room shakeup will foil the 'Moonlighting' curse

Whether they admit it or not, every showrunner worries about the "Moonlighting" curse -- when a show completely fizzles after its will-they-or-won't-they leads finally hook up following years of emotional foreplay. But that won't happen with "Castle." We've seen the Season 5 premiere and can guarantee that Castle and Beckett's chemistry is more intense than ever -- and it's not just because of actors Stana Katic and Nathan Fillion's insane, sizzling-hot chemistry. In addition to creator Andrew Marlowe's "genius," "Castle's" successful transition from partners to lovers owes a huge debt to its new writers, says co-star Tamala Jones (who plays medical examiner Lanie Parish). "I was sad to see some of our writers go because we're all family," she tells Zap2it, "but Andrew is a genius. You may not agree with his methods -- we didn't want to see the writers go -- but the new writers (we still have some of the original writers...


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