Peter Falk took home back-to-back Emmy Awards for his portrayal of the indefatigable Lt. Columbo during the show’s fifth season in 1975-76, and the series itself earned two Emmy nominations, which should give an indication of the quality of the episodes.
Last Episode10x14 Columbo Likes the Nightlife Aired: Jan. 30, 2003
Columbo finds himself in the unlikeliest of places — the Los Angeles rave scene — as he investigates the supposed "suicide" of a tabloid …
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Series Fun Facts
- Goof (continuity error): When Columbo and Mrs. Williams are ordering drinks at the airport bar, a Boeing 747 can be seen taxiing toward them in the background. In the time it takes for…
[show]Goof (continuity error): When Columbo and Mrs. Williams are ordering drinks at the airport bar, a Boeing 747 can be seen taxiing toward them in the background. In the time it takes for Columbo to say "I'll have a Root Beer", the plane vanishes. 20 seconds later you can see the same plane taxiing farther into its parking space.
- Goof (errors in geography): On the way to the dropoff point for the ransom, her new heading is 20 degrees Northwest, which is impossible. A 20 degree heading would be North Northeast.
- Although Columbo's first name is never uttered throughout the series, his badge was briefly shown revealing his full name as Frank Columbo.