Season 1 of The Predictably Treacherous Podcast begins with the incomparable Columbo.
Ken Franklin and James Ferris make up a writing team that writes the Mrs. Melville Mysteries series. James is breaking off their partnership so that he can pursue more serious writing. Ken hasn't written in years and--when the partnership dissolves--will be losing his cash cow and is likely to suffer some professional embarrassment--and potentially financial ruin--when James continues to write and he does not.
Check out the show notes for all the goodies: