Ward Fowler

William Shatner

EPISODE 38


Columbo Villains -  Ward Fowler

Last Words to Columbo: "Lietenant, you would do me an enourmous favour if you stopped calling me sir"



In " Fade into Murder" Ward Folwler (played by Willaim Shatner) is a highly skilled actor andthe star of the TV series Detective Lucerne. However, his past harbors some dark secrets, which his ex-lover and producer, Clare Daley, is aware of an she uses as leverage over Fowler. but he has grown tired of being bled dry. In a fit of desperation, Fowler murders Clare, staging the crime to look like a botched robbery and framing her husband. Nevertheless, Lt. Columbo remains suspicious of Fowler's story and quickly singles him out as the prime suspect.
William Shatner is a Canadian actor, author, producer, director, and singer who is best known for his portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk in the original Star Trek television series and several movies. In addition to his acting career, Shatner has also lent his voice to a variety of characters in animated films and television series, and has released several music albums. In 2004, he won two Emmy Awards for his role as Denny Crane in the television series Boston Legal. Most recently he was in Space.