Alex Brady

Fisher Stevens

EPISODE 47


Columbo Villains -  Alex Brady

Last Words to Columbo: "In the end it’ll be her word against mine"



Alex Brady is a character from the 1989 "Columbo" TV movie titled "Columbo: Murder, Smoke, and Shadows." He is portrayed by Fisher Stevens and is a successful Hollywood producer who is suspected of killing his star actress. Brady is shown as a charming and charismatic character who is willing to do whatever it takes to protect his career and reputation. He is also portrayed as being quite manipulative, using his charm to try and deceive Columbo and others throughout the movie. As the plot unfolds, Columbo becomes increasingly suspicious of Brady's involvement in the murder of his star actress, and he works to gather evidence to incriminate him. Despite Brady's best efforts to manipulate Columbo and evade justice, the detective eventually unravels the truth and exposes him as the killer. Overall, Alex Brady is a complex character who adds depth and intrigue to "Columbo: Murder, Smoke, and Shadows." Fisher Stevens' portrayal of the character is praised for his ability to bring a unique edge to the character, making him both charming and manipulative at the same time.

Fisher Stevens is an American actor, director, and producer who was born on November 27, 1963, in Chicago, Illinois. He began his acting career in the late 1970s, appearing in television shows and films such as "The Flamingo Kid" and "Short Circuit."