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Welcome to the Columbo Podcast, hosted by Gerry and Iain. This franchise show is an informal retrospective of both Columbo’s original run and the subsequent revival, as well as other related areas of interest. Hosted by a long-term fan of Columbo and a newcomer to the stories, the Columbo Podcast takes an affectionate look back at the detective’s investigations - from his first case to his last.

Welcome to the Columbo Podcast, hosted by Gerry and Iain. This franchise show is an informal retrospective of both Columbo’s original run and the subsequent revival, as well as other related areas of interest. Hosted by a long-term fan of Columbo and a newcomer to the stories, the Columbo Podcast takes an affectionate look back at the detective’s investigations - from his first case to his last.
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Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Welcome to the Columbo Podcast, hosted by Gerry and Iain. This franchise show is an informal retrospective of both Columbo’s original run and the subsequent revival, as well as other related areas of interest. Hosted by a long-term fan of Columbo and a newcomer to the stories, the Columbo Podcast takes an affectionate look back at the detective’s investigations - from his first case to his last.

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English


Episodes

Introducing the Fawlty Towers Podcast

9/13/2018
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We are proud to present the latest project from the Columbo Podcast team, the Fawlty Towers Podcast. This will be a retrospective look at the classic BBC sitcom working in chronological order from A Touch of Class forwards. Episode 1 will remain available in the Columbo Podcast feed for a limited time, but we strongly encourage you to subscribe […]

Duration:00:47:34

Introducing the Jonathan Creek Podcast

5/11/2017
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We are proud to present the latest project from the Columbo Podcast team, the Jonathan Creek Podcast. This will be a retrospective look at the BBC murder-mystery drama working in chronological order from The Wrestler’s Tomb forwards. Episode 1 will remain available in the Columbo Podcast feed for a limited time, but we strongly encourage you to subscribe […]

Duration:01:29:02

Episode 71 – A Columbo Podcast Update

4/14/2017
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Episode seventy one of the Columbo Podcast is a quick update and look forward for the show. In this podcast Gerry and Iain catch listeners up on what they’ve been doing lately, what their plans for the Columbo Podcast are and on their other upcoming shows. You can find the new shows in the […]

Duration:00:13:17

Sledgecast – Episode 1 – Under the Gun

8/16/2016
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Welcome to the latest project from the Columbo Podcast team. Sledgecast is a retrospective look at the satirical 80s cop show Sledge Hammer! in much the same style as the Columbo Podcast before it. Along with the introductory show released last week, this Episode is being launched simultaneously in the Sledgecast feed and the Columbo Podcast feed. From Episode 2 onwards you will need to subscribe to the Sledgecast feed directly or visit the Sledgecast website to hear the show. Sledgecast...

Duration:00:36:44

Introducing Sledgecast

8/12/2016
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Columbo Podcast listeners may recall that in our finale episode we trailed an upcoming project titled Sledgecast. Our intention was to look at the satirical 80s police sitcom Sledge Hammer! in a similar manner to the way we looked at Columbo on this podcast. We are pleased to say that Sledgecast debuts today. The introductory episode below will also be available in the Columbo Podcast feed, as will Episode 1 next week. Thereafter you will need to subscribe to the Sledgecast feed directly...

Duration:00:08:04

Episode 70 – Just One More Thing…

3/31/2016
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Episode seventy of the Columbo Podcast looks back on the series, its highs and lows, triumphs and disasters. In this podcast Gerry and Iain revisit episode one, answer questions submitted by the listeners and cast their eyes forward to future endeavours. Amongst the mysteries tackled in this episode are: Has Iain learned anything […]

Duration:01:08:36

Episode 69 – Columbo Likes the Nightlife

3/24/2016
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The sixty seventh episode of Columbo was titled Columbo Likes the Nightlife and was the final episode of the show’s final season. Columbo pursues a nightclub owner and sitcom actress when one man dies and another disappears. In this podcast Gerry and Iain consider the last ever episode of Columbo. Welsh actor Matthew Rhys had the honour of […]

Duration:01:16:27

Episode 68 – Murder with Too Many Notes

3/17/2016
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The sixty sixth episode of Columbo was titled Murder with Too Many Notes and was the fourth episode of the show’s final season. Columbo calls the tune as a legendary film composer tries to lead him on a merry dance. In this podcast Gerry and Iain consider the show’s third and final Scottish killer. Legendary Scottish comedian […]

Duration:01:15:35

Episode 67 – Ashes to Ashes

3/10/2016
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The sixty fifth episode of Columbo was titled Ashes to Ashes and was the third episode of the show’s final season. Columbo goes head-to-head with a celebrity undertaker. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at the final appearance of a much-loved performer. In his final on-screen role, Columbo veteran Patrick McGoohan makes his fourth appearance in the […]

Duration:01:01:25

Episode 66 – A Trace of Murder

3/3/2016
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The sixty fourth episode of Columbo was titled A Trace of Murder and was the second episode of the show’s final season. Columbo is forced to look close to home for a suspect. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a temperamental double act. Star of Sledge Hammer!, David Rasche, teams up with Shera Danese – […]

Duration:01:11:35

Episode 65 – Strange Bedfellows

2/25/2016
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The sixty third episode of Columbo was titled Strange Bedfellows and was the first episode of the show’s final season. Columbo enlists unconventional assistance to pin down a double murderer. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a killer with no flair for disguises. George Wendt, of Cheers fame, features as fratricidal killer Graham McVeigh. Having inherited […]

Duration:01:09:03

Episode 64 – Undercover

2/18/2016
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The sixty second episode of Columbo was titled Undercover and was the final episode of the show’s twelfth season. Columbo adopts an alternative identity to infiltrate a criminal conspiracy. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a break from the traditional format. After a minor role in Season 7’s How to Dial a Murder, Ed Begley Jr. returns as […]

Duration:01:14:33

Episode 63 – Butterfly in Shades of Grey

2/11/2016
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The sixty first episode of Columbo was titled Butterfly in Shades of Grey and was the second episode of the show’s twelfth season. A bombastic radio presenter reacts violently to the prospect of his daughter leaving town. In this podcast Gerry and Iain remark on a couple of returning faces. William Shatner makes a welcome return to the show […]

Duration:01:09:54

Episode 62 – It’s All in the Game

2/4/2016
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The sixtieth episode of Columbo was titled It’s All in the Game and was the first episode of the show’s twelfth season. Columbo faces a unique distraction as a killer uses her femininity to take his eye off the ball. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at an imperfect seduction. Lauren Staton (Faye Dunaway) and her daughter […]

Duration:01:16:28

Episode 61 – A Bird in the Hand…

1/28/2016
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The fifty ninth episode of Columbo was titled A Bird in the Hand… and was the final episode of the show’s eleventh season. Columbo has a choice of killers as a family implodes. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at an episode with a critical and surprising twist. Harold McCain (Greg Evigan) spends his time chasing gambling debts […]

Duration:01:13:30

Episode 60 – No Time to Die

1/21/2016
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The fifty eighth episode of Columbo was titled No Time to Die and was the second episode of the show’s eleventh season. A family wedding becomes a manhunt as the bride goes missing. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a major departure from Columbo‘s usual format. It is a day (and night) of celebration as Columbo’s orphan nephew, […]

Duration:01:11:10

Episode 59 – Death Hits the Jackpot

1/14/2016
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The fifty seventh episode of Columbo was titled Death Hits the Jackpot and was the first episode of the show’s eleventh season. Greed oozes from every pore as a lottery winner is killed for his prize. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at an altogether unpleasant group of people. In the midst of a divorce from his wife […]

Duration:01:20:43

Episode 58 – Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star

1/7/2016
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The fifty sixth episode of Columbo was titled Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star and was the final episode of the show’s short tenth season. Blackmail once again proves unwise as a peerless defence lawyer murders his rock star lover. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a tricky case with some unusual clues. Hugh Creighton […]

Duration:01:22:03

Episode 57 – Caution: Murder Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

12/31/2015
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The fifty fifth episode of Columbo was titled Caution: Murder Can Be Hazardous to Your Health and was the second episode of the show’s tenth season. A television presenter’s career is threatened by blackmail and he resorts to murder. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a returning killer and some nifty video editing. Wade Anders (George Hamilton) […]

Duration:01:03:00

Episode 56 – Columbo Goes to College

12/24/2015
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The fifty fourth episode of Columbo was titled Columbo Goes to College and was the first episode of the show’s tenth season. A pair of privileged college students kill their professor to avoid punishment for cheating on an exam. In this podcast Gerry and Iain look at a particularly arrogant couple of killers and the welcome return of a much-loved face. […]

Duration:01:08:46