Regular viewers of "Castle" (Mon., 10 p.m. ET on ABC) will remember Richard Castle pouring out his true feelings to Kate Beckett in the Season 3 finale.
So though we're only days into 2011, we already know what's going to be airing on ABC in 2012. Shows like "Grey's Anatomy," "Modern Family," "Cougar Town," and "Castle" can thank the ratings Gods. They've all received early pick-ups for next season.