TV’s Columbo, Peter Falk, dies at 83
TV's Columbo, Peter Falk, dies at 83 Reviewed by Sandrea on Jun 24Rating:
Falk died on Thursday in his Beverly Hills home, according to a statement released overnight by family friend Larry Larson. In a court document filed in December 2008, Falk’s daughter Catherine Falk said he was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Columbo began its history in 1971 as part of the NBC Sunday Mystery Movie series, appearing every third week.
Falk became prominent in television movies, beginning with his first Emmy for The Price of Tomatoes in 1961.