Fall TV Preview

Castle Sneak Peek: Beckett Has Questions -- Does Jack Coleman's Senator Have Answers?

Besides any requisite “morning after” awkwardness, ABC’s Castle will have a bigger, more dire issue to deal with when it returns on Sept. 24 — namely, the still-unanswered questions surrounding the murder of Beckett’s mother. And guest star Jack Coleman may have the answers!

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A “well-liked U.S. senator,” Coleman’s character “is somebody who has some knowledge about what may have gone on back in the day with [now-deceased Capt.] Montgomery, and may have some information as to what actually went on with Kate’s mother’s murder,” series creator Andrew Marlowe tells TVLine. “So he is somebody [Beckett] is very interested in talking to.”

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Check out the season premiere photos below of Kate getting around to her intense confrontation with the powerful politician, then hit the comments with your theories!