Aired Sunday June 2, 2:00pm - 4:00pmon 5SELECT


Series 3 Episode 8: A Friend in Deed

Hugh Caldwell, who lives in the fashionable Bel Air section of Los Angeles, has just murdered his wife Janice. In a panic, he calls his neighbour and best friend, Mark Halperin, who is gambling at their club. Mark tells Hugh to calm down and stay in plain sight at the club's bar. He'll take care of everything.

Crime drama
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Cast and crew
  • Ben GazzaraDirector
  • Peter FalkLt. Columbo
  • Michael McGuireHugh Caldwell
  • Richard KileyMark Halperin
  • Rosemary MurphyMargaret Halperin
  • Val AveryArtie Jessup
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