Originally Posted by samwiseb
I've watched Castle, and I can't really see it. Fillion's more of a comic character in everything he plays. When he does Shakespeare he plays the clown.
You know, I'd never thought of it much but as soon as I read that I totally agreed. Even in 'Firefly' there's often a comedic undercut or punchline even after a serious moment. I don't know if he could lose that comedic swagger if he needed to.
But he wasn't cast anyway so it is a little moot.