Columbo


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Columbo

untidy, cigar-smoking mastermind. [TV: “NBC Mystery Movie” in Terrace, II, 141]
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He growled: "She kept playing upon her name, being Ms Columbo.
Columbo confronted him and Vinnie Ruscitti as they stood outside Mr.
Columbo were such good friends that he would lie for him.
Top 10: 1 Doctor Who (David Tennant); 2 Jack Bauer in 24 (Kiefer Sutherland); 3 The Fonz in Happy Days (Henry Winkler); 4 Mr Darcy in Pride and Prejudice (Colin Firth); 5 Cat in Red Dwarf (Danny John-Jules); 6 DCI Gene Hunt in Life On Mars (Philip Glenister); 7 Dermot O'Leary; 8 Columbo (Peter Falk); 9 Dylan in The Magic Roundabout; 10 Sawyer in Lost (Josh Holloway)
The actor dressed as Columbo frisked Alpert, but all he could cite him for was a concealed phone.
Sort of a trailer-trash ``Ruthless People,'' ``Drowning Mona'' has Bette Midler at her shrewiest, DeVito doing Columbo, and any number of brain-challenged Verplanckians acting like they've spent the past 10 years sniffing model airplane glue in a Mayberry watering hole.
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There is food on the table, books on the shelves and Columbo, the bosseyed, cigar-chomping detective, on the telly.
Columbo - Rumple your hair, chew on a cigar butt, and wear a tan trench coat that you've rolled up and stepped on before wearing.
Columbo also maintains an active practice at the Columbus Hospital in Milan, Italy.
Columbo was planned "for at least three days, if not longer.
YOU don't have to be a detective to recognise Columbo star Peter Falk.