Columbo/Make Me a Perfect Murder

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Make Me a Perfect Murder
Season 7, Episode 3
Airdate February 28, 1978
Written by Robert Blees
Directed by James Frawley
Produced by Richard Alan Simmons
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Make Me a Perfect Murder is the third episode of the seventh season of Columbo, and the forty-third episode overall.

Starring: Peter Falk (Lt. Columbo)

Guest Stars: Trish Van Devere (Kay Freestone), Laurence Luckinbill (Mark McAndrews), James McEachin (Walter Mearhead), Ron Rifkin (Luther), Lainie Kazan (Valerie Kirk), Bruce Kirby (TV Repairman), Kenneth Gilman (Jonathan)

Special Guest Star: Patrick O'Neal (Frank Flanagan)

Co-Starring: Milt Kogan (Dubbing Chief), Dee Timberlake (Madge), Don Eitner (Pete Cockrum), Morgan Upton (Ames), Joe Warfield (Al Staley), George Skaff (The Producer), Jerome Guardino (Sgt. Burke)

with Susan Krebbs (Wendy), H.B. Haggerty (Masseur), Buck Young (Guard), James Frawley (Roark), Socorro Swan (Nancy)


Plot Overview

A television programming executive tries to cloud illusion and reality when she kills her lover and makes it look like a murder scene from a TV show.


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The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments