‘Castle’ Season 8 Spoilers and Cast Updates: Stana Katic and Nathan Fillion Begin Filming in LA; Sunkrish Bala Joins the Cast
As the summer television season kicks into high gear, the cast and crew of various fall television shows are once more gathering together in order to begin filming for their upcoming fall seasons, such as ABC’s “Castle,” which has been the subject of rampant speculation recently. Also, the show has recruited another cast member, whose character will recur throughout the season. Read on to learn more about this story, and to learn more about the recently added cast member. Read on for more details.
The ABC series just like the other fall season television shows has just commenced filming for its upcoming eighth season.
According to On Location Vacations, the mystery and crime procedural will begin filming outside of the Big Apple, where most of its episodes are set, and where Richard Castle (Nathan Fillion) and 12th Precinct are based. Instead, fans in the Los Angeles area might be able to spot their favorite “Castle” character in town, as they will begin filming in Los Angeles 103 W 4th St., from 7:00 a.m. until 11:59 p.m.; and at 116 W 4th St. from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Thursday, July 16, 2015.
Aside from this, Entertainment Weekly has just learned that “The Walking Dead” star Sunkrish Bala will join as a major recurring character in the upcoming season.
Bala will be portraying Vikram Singh, a tech analyst, just like Maya Stojan’s Tory Ellis. However, his character is described as “high-strung”, and will have a “complicated past.”
Are you excited for the upcoming season of “Castle”? With Vikram Singh as a recurring character this season, what do you think will happen to the current favorite and “Agents of SHIELD” alumni Maya Stojan, who portrays tech analyst Tory Ellis on “Castle”? Will you be able to spot your favorite “Castle” characters and actors in the Los Angeles area when they begin filming? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
And those were the latest updates for the upcoming eighth season of “Castle”. For more news, updates, recaps and spoilers of “Castle” and other television shows, keep on following Movie News Guide (MNG).
Catch “Castle” and the rest of the 12th Precinct when it returns on Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, at 10:00 p.m. on ABC.