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Lt. Columbo (Character)
from "Columbo" (1971)

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Biography:
Lt. Columbo's first name was never revealed thou some... See more »
Alternate Names:
'Columbo' Look-alike / Colambo / Columbo / Lieutenant Columbo / Lt Columbo / Lt. Columbo from Columbo / Lt. Palumbo

Filmography

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  1. "De TV kantine"
        - Shalali shalala (2010) TV episode, Played by Carlo Boszhard (as Columbo)

  2. "Les grands du rire"
        - Episode dated 5 January 2008 (2008) TV episode, Played by Daniel Herzog (as Lt Columbo)
        - Episode dated 15 December 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Daniel Herzog (as Lt Columbo)
        - Episode dated 8 December 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Daniel Herzog (as Lt Columbo)
        - Episode dated 24 November 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Daniel Herzog (as Lt Columbo)
        - Episode dated 17 November 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Daniel Herzog (as Lt Columbo)
          (26 more)
  3. Coffee or Not Coffee (2006) Played by Pierre-Alain de Garrigues (as Lieutenant Columbo)
  4. ABC's 50th Anniversary Celebration (2003) (TV) Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
  5. The Celebrity Look-Alike Show (2003) (TV) Played by Jefferson Black (as Columbo)
  6. "Columbo"
        - Columbo Likes the Nightlife (2003) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
        - Murder with Too Many Notes (2000) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
        - Ashes to Ashes (1998) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
        - A Trace of Murder (1997) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
        - Strange Bedfellows (1995) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
          (63 more)

  7. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno"
        - The Night OJ Was to Be Interviewed on NBC (1995) TV episode, Played by Michael Pasternak (as Columbo)
  8. "Cool Head"
        - Episode #1.2 (1991) TV episode, Played by Phil Cool (as Lieutenant Columbo)

  9. Clue?? (1988) (V) Played by Chris Brainerd (as Columbo)
  10. "Magnum, P.I."
        - A.A.P.I. (1986) TV episode, Played by Ken Spina (as 'Columbo' Look-alike)
  11. Murder Can Hurt You! (1980) (TV) Played by Burt Young (as Lt. Palumbo)

  12. "3-2-1"
        - Detectives (1978) TV episode, Played by Maxton G. Beesley (as Columbo)
  13. The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977) Played by Luie Caballero (as Columbo)
  14. The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank Sinatra (1977) (TV) Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
  15. "Sesamstraat" (1976) TV series Played by Reinder Van de Naalt (as Colambo)
  16. Seven Blood-Stained Orchids (1972) Played by Aldo Barberito (as Lt. Palumbo) / Klaus Miedel (as Lt. Palumbo)
    ... aka "Sette orchidee macchiate di rosso" - Italy (original title)

  17. Prescription: Murder (1968) (TV) Played by Peter Falk
  18. "The Chevy Mystery Show"
    ... aka "Sunday Mystery Hour" - USA (rerun title)
        - Enough Rope (1960) TV episode, Played by Bert Freed
Archive Footage:
  1. German Grusel - Die Edgar Wallace-Serie (2011) (TV) Played by Aldo Barberito (as Lt. Palumbo) / Klaus Miedel (as Lt. Palumbo)
  2. "Pioneers of Television"
        - Crime Dramas (2011) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Lt. Columbo from Columbo)
  3. Top of the Cops (2009) (TV) Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)
  4. "Les grands du rire"
        - Episode dated 16 December 2006 (2006) TV episode, Played by Daniel Herzog
  5. America's Top Sleuths (2006) (TV) Played by Peter Falk
  6. "Heroes of Comedy"
        - Mike Yarwood (2002) TV episode, Played by Mike Yarwood (as Columbo)
  7. "The Greatest"
        - 100 Greatest TV Characters (2001) TV episode, Played by Peter Falk (as Columbo)

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Quotes:
From "Columbo: Candidate for Crime (#3.3)" (1973)
[Lt. Columbo wants to talk with Hayward but doesn't want to "inconvenience" him]
Nelson Hayward: No, no, no... let's understand something, Lieutenant: See, you think I'm reluctant to talk to you, but you're wrong. I will talk to you as often as you want, for as long as you want, about anything you want.
Lt. Columbo: [taken aback] Oh. Oh, fine.
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