Dead Weight is the third episode of the first episode of the first season of Columbo and the fourth episode overall. It first aired on October 27, 1971 and was directed by Jack Smight. In addition to Peter Falk as Columbo, the episode stars Eddie Albert, Suzanne Pleshette and John Kerr.

Columbo (season 1)
1."Murder by the Book" 2."Death Lends a Hand" 3."Dead Weight" 4."Suitable for Framing" 5."Lady in Waiting" 6."Short Fuse" 7."Blueprint for Murder"