Peter Falk

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Peter Falk
Birth name Peter Michael Falk
Born September 16, 1927 in New York, New York, USA
Died June 23, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California, USA from Alzheimer's disease
Notable Roles Columbo: Lt. Columbo
Notable Episodes
Awards

Peter Falk was an American actor.

Contents

Roles

Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
The Trials of O'Brien Daniel J. O'Brien 1965–1966 1
Columbo Lt. Columbo 1971–1978 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
The Untouchables (1959) Duke Mullen, St. Louis hood 1x26 - The Underworld Bank April 14, 1960
Have Gun - Will Travel Waller 4x09 - The Poker Fiend November 12, 1960
Naked City (1958) Lee Staunton 2x24 - A Very Cautious Boy April 26, 1961
The Barbara Stanwyck Show Joe 1x32 - The Assassin May 15, 1961
Target: The Corruptors Nick Longo 1x01 - The Million Dollar Dump September 29, 1961
The Untouchables (1959) Nate Selko 3x01 - The Troubleshooter October 12, 1961
The Twilight Zone Ramos Clemente 3x06 - The Mirror October 20, 1961
87th Precinct Greg Brovane 1x19 - The Pigeon January 29, 1962
The DuPont Show of the Week Collucci 1x24 - A Sound of Hunting May 20, 1962
Dr. Kildare Matt Gunderson 2x29 - The Balance and the Crucible May 2, 1963
Wagon Train Gus Morgan 7x03 - The Gus Morgan Story September 30, 1963
The DuPont Show of the Week Danilo Diaz 3x21 - Ambassador at Large August 30, 1964
Ben Casey Dr. Jimmy Reynolds 4x06 - For Jimmy, the Best of Everything October 19, 1964
Ben Casey 4x12 - Courage at 3 A.M. December 7, 1964
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Guest Performer 2x14 - Show 28 January 6, 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Cameo Appearance 2x21 - Show 35 February 24, 1969

Specials and Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
A Step Out of Line Harry Connors February 26, 1971 CBS Friday Night at the Movies
Griffin and Phoenix Geoffrey Griffin February 27, 1976 ABC Friday Night Movie
NBC: The First 50 Years - A Closer Look, Part Two Himself/Host January 31, 1978

Talk, News and Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
The Hollywood Squares (1966) March 20-24, 1967
The Hollywood Squares (1966) April 10-14, 1967
The Hollywood Squares (1966) December 18-22, 1967

Awards and Accolades

Primetime Emmy Awards

(5 Wins in 12 Nominations)

  • Won: Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (1962)
The Dick Powell Show: The Price of Tomatoes
  • Won: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (1972, 1975, 1976, 1990)
Columbo

Golden Globe Awards

(1 Win in 10 Nominations)

  • Won: Best TV Actor - Drama (1973)
Columbo