Peter Falk (“Columbo”) has been tapped for the lead role in Corner Stone Pictures’ “Retirement.”
Falk will play a grumpy dad named Fitzy in the road-trip laffer, which features rapper Coolio, Rip Torn, George Segal, Ossie Davis and Charlie Murphy. Charlie Picerni will direct Jon Warner’s script.
Principal photography begins Tuesday in South Beach, Fla.
Falk recently played the voice of a shark in DreamWorks’ “Shark Tale.”