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(1968–2003)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1994

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
For episode "It's All in the Game (#12.1)".
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Faye Dunaway
For episode "It's All in the Game (#12.1)".
Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Peter Falk
For episode "It's All in the Game (#12.1)".

Golden Globes, USA 1992

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Peter Falk
For episode "Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star (#10.3)".

Golden Globes, USA 1991

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Peter Falk

Golden Globes, USA 1978

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama
Best TV Actor - Drama
Peter Falk

Golden Globes, USA 1976

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Actor - Drama
Peter Falk

Golden Globes, USA 1975

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Show - Drama
Best TV Actor - Drama
Peter Falk

Golden Globes, USA 1974

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Show - Drama
Best TV Actor - Drama
Peter Falk

Golden Globes, USA 1973

Won
Golden Globe
Best TV Show - Drama
Best TV Actor - Drama
Peter Falk

Golden Globes, USA 1972

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Actor - Drama
Peter Falk

Primetime Emmy Awards 1994

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Faye Dunaway
For episode "It's All in the Game (#12.1)". For playing "Laura Staton".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Peter Falk
For episode "It's All in the Game (#12.1)".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1991

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Dabney Coleman
For episode "Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star (#10.3)". For playing "Hugh Creighton".
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Peter Falk
For episode "Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star (#10.3)".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1990

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Patrick McGoohan
For playing "Oscar Finch". For episode "Agenda for Murder (#9.3)".
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Peter Falk
For playing "Columbo".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1989

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Series (Dramatic Underscore)
Patrick Williams (composer)
For episode "Murder, Smoke and Shadows (#8.2)".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1978

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Series (Dramatic Underscore)
Patrick Williams (composer)
For episode "Try and Catch Me (#7.1)".
Outstanding Drama Series
Richard Alan Simmons
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Outstanding Film Editing in a Drama Series
Robert Watts (editor)
For episode "How to Dial a Murder (#7.4)".
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Peter Falk

Primetime Emmy Awards 1977

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Everett Chambers
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Peter Falk

Primetime Emmy Awards 1976

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Peter Falk
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Everett Chambers
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)

Primetime Emmy Awards 1975

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series
Peter Falk
Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Drama Series
Patrick McGoohan
For episode "By Dawn's Early Light (#4.3)".
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography for Entertainment Programming for a Series
Richard C. Glouner (cinematographer)
For episode "Playback (#4.5)".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Limited Series
Roland Kibbee (executive producer)
Dean Hargrove (executive producer)
Everett Chambers (producer)
Edward K. Dodds (producer)
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Art Direction or Scenic Design - For a Single Episode of a Comedy, Drama or Limited Series
Michael Baugh (art director)
Jerry Adams (set decorator)
For episode "Playback (#4.5)".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1974

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Limited Series
Dean Hargrove (executive producer)
Roland Kibbee (executive producer)
Douglas Benton (producer)
Robert F. O'Neill (producer)
Edward K. Dodds (producer)
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Best Cinematography for Entertainment Programming - For a Series or a Single Program of a Series
Harry L. Wolf (cinematographer)
For episode "Any Old Port in a Storm (#3.2)".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Lead Actor in a Limited Series
Peter Falk

Primetime Emmy Awards 1973

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series - Continuing
Dean Hargrove
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Drama Series - Continuing)
Peter Falk
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama - A Single Program of a Series with Continuing Characters and/or Theme
Edward M. Abroms
For episode "The Most Dangerous Match (#2.7)".
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
Steven Bochco (writer)
For episode "Étude in Black (#2.1)".
Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design
Grady Hunt (costume designer)
For episode "Dagger of the Mind (#2.4)".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1972

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series
Peter Falk
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
Richard Levinson (writer)
William Link (writer)
For episode "Death Lends a Hand (#1.2)".
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography for Entertainment Programming - For a Series or a Single Program of a Series
Lloyd Ahern (cinematographer)
For episode "Blueprint for Murder (#1.7)".
Outstanding Achievement in Film Editing for Entertainment Programming - For a Series or a Single Program of a Series
Edward M. Abroms (editor)
For episode "Death Lends a Hand (#1.2)".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Series - Drama
Richard Levinson (executive producer)
William Link (executive producer)
Everett Chambers (producer)
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Outstanding New Series
Richard Levinson (executive producer)
William Link (executive producer)
Everett Chambers (producer)
(Shown within The NBC Tuesday Mystery Movie (1971).)
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama - A Single Program of a Series with Continuing Characters and/or Theme
Edward M. Abroms
For episode "Short Fuse (#1.6)".
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
Steven Bochco (writer)
For episode "Murder by the Book (#1.1)".
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
Jackson Gillis (writer)
For episode "Suitable for Framing (#1.4)".
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition - For a Series or a Single Program of a Series
Billy Goldenberg
For episode "Lady in Waiting (#1.5)".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1971

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Lee Grant
For episode "Ransom for a Dead Man (#1.0)".

Bambi Awards 1993

Won
Bambi
TV Series International
Peter Falk

Bambi Awards 1976

Won
Bambi
TV Series International
Peter Falk

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1979

Won
Edgar
Best Television Episode
Robert Van Scoyk
For episode "Murder Under Glass (#7.2)".

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1974

Nominated
Edgar
Best Television Episode
Jackson Gillis
For episode "Requiem for a Falling Star (#2.5)".

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1972

Nominated
Edgar
Best Television Episode
Steven Bochco
For episode "Murder by the Book (#1.1)".

Golden Camera, Germany 1976

Won
Golden Camera
Best German Actor
Peter Falk

Second time the award went to a non-german speaker. Peter Falk was not present at the Awards ... More

Second time the award went to a non-german speaker. Peter Falk was not present at the Awards ceremony.


TP de Oro, Spain 1978

Won
TP de Oro
Best Foreign Actor (Mejor Actor Extranjero)
Peter Falk

TP de Oro, Spain 1975

Won
TP de Oro
Best Foreign Actor (Mejor Actor Extranjero)
Peter Falk

TV Land Awards 2005

Nominated
TV Land Award
Favorite "Casual Friday" Cop
Peter Falk

Writers Guild of America, USA 1979

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Howard Berk

Writers Guild of America, USA 1973

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Steven Bochco (teleplay)
William Link (story)
Richard Levinson (story)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1972

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Steven Bochco

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