The news of Peter Falk's death has provoked a wave of Columbo nostalgia in my neck of the woods. One little nugget I didn't know was that the rumpled genius had appeared, like much of the rest of Hollywood, in Suntory whisky ads.
And a compilation of Peter Falk's various Japanese commercials, which extended beyond Japanese whisky:
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Tip of the hat to this tweet for putting me onto this.