‘Pitchmen’: Anthony Sullivan Invents A Solo Season Without Billy Mays

TV pitchman Anthony Sullivan was faced with an agonizing decision when his business partner and best friend, infomercial superstar Billy Mays, suddenly died last summer, just days before their fledgling Discovery Channel show, ‘Pitchmen,’ ended its first season. Could the show go on without the dynamic Billy – the legendary blue-shirted, black-bearded, high-energy pitchman for […]

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Billy Mays’ Family: Cocaine Didn’t Lead To Death

(AP) TAMPA, Fla. – The widow of TV pitchman Billy Mays says an independent medical examiner has determined cocaine use did not contribute to her late husband’s death. In a statement released Thursday, Deborah Mays says the examiner reviewed autopsy materials and found no evidence of chronic cocaine use. The physician classified his death as […]

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Billy Mays Had No Head Trauma According to Autopsy

The Hillsborough County Florida, Medical Examiner has released the results of an autopsy performed on TV pitchman, Billy Mays this morning and concluded that Mays, 50, showed no signs of head trauma. Dr. Vernard Adams said Mays most likely died from complications due to heart disease and not the bump on the head he received […]

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