March 1, 2011
Lloyd Duhaime appears as the wills and estates legal expert in the TV program “The Will: Outrageous Final Wishes” airing on Investigation Discovery on the Discovery Channel and on Mystery TV Canada in 2011. The show covers the wills of:
- American lawyer T.M. Zink, who wanted funds from his estate to go towards the creation of a womanless library;
- Samuel Bratt, who bequeathed his estate to his wife but only if she smoked five cigars a day;
- Mark Gruenwald, editor at Marvel Comics, whose ashes were mixed with printer ink and used to publish a comic book;
- Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, whose ashes were launched into outer space;
- Leona Helmsley, who left $12 million to her dog;
- André Tchaikowsky, the composer who donated his skull to the Royal Shakespeare Company so that it could be used as a stage prop for its productions of Hamlet; and
- Rose Martin, who was buried in the car she drove for 36 years.
Click on the YouTube video below to see an excerpt.