Peter Falk Has Died

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 09: Actor Peter Falk arrives to the 2007 HFPA Installation Luncheon held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on August 9, 2007 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Peter Falk Photo: Frazer Harrison/2007 Getty Images

TMZ breaks the news that actor Peter Falk has died at age 83. Falk was best known for his long-running detective series Columbo, but he was also an accomplished film actor who was Oscar-nominated twice, and he starred in movies like The Princess Bride and Wings of Desire, as well as several films directed by John Cassavetes. [TMZ]