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Kate Loves A Mystery (Mrs Columbo)

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The wife of the rumpled police lieutenant solved murder mysteries while working as a part-time reporter for a weekly newspaper and a full-time mother to a 7-year-old daughter.

The series premiered on 26 February 1979 and underwent three title changes, first to Kate Columbo, then to Kate the Detective and finally to Kate Loves a Mystery.

Even the sleuth’s last name was changed (to Callahan) before the show was cancelled the same year it premiered.

Kate Columbo/Callahan
Kate Mulgrew

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