Since they first hit our TV screens back in 2006, Si King and Dave Myers, better known as The Hairy Bikers, have become two of our best-loved chefs.
How long have the hairy bikers been together?
With their irresistible enthusiasm, Si King and Dave Myers, aka The Hairy Bikers, have become national treasures. Big hearted, down-to-earth cooks with a love of good food, they have been cooking together for more than twenty years.
Who were the original Hairy Bikers?
Their first appearance on UK television was as presenters of The Hairy Bikers’ Cookbook, which began on the BBC in 2004 and continued for four series.
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When did the hairy bikers meet?
They met on the set of a TV show called The Gambling Man in 1995 and became close friends. That relationship broke down, partly because of the distance. Simon and Dave discovered they had a lot in common over the years, including a love of motorbikes and cooking.
Are the Hairy Bikers married to each other?
Are the Hairy Bikers married? Yes, the Hairy Bikers have both been married. Dave Myers is still married to second wife Liliana Orzac, whilst Si King is divorced and recently split from his Australian fiancée.
Is Dave Myers a trained chef?
According to The Hairy Bikers website, the pair are “Big-hearted, down-to-earth cooks with a love of good food, they have been cooking together for more than twenty years. … Therefore, it’s unlikely that Dave and Si are professionally trained chefs but are best described as experienced cooks.
How old is Siking?
It led to his decision to go and get checked out at the hospital, and he is lucky he did. He was told he had a brain aneurysm and if he’d not gone to hospital would likely “be dead”. “It’s an incredibly scary thing. More people die from this type of thing than survive,” Si previously said.
What did the hairy bikers do before TV?
You both had very different careers when you first met – how did you discover that you shared such a passion for food? Si: We were both in the film industry when we met, Dave was a make-up and prosthetics artist and I was a locations director. We first met over a curry and we just started talking about food!
Where does SI from hairy bikers live?
Si’s enthusiasm is matched by his own children’s eagerness to try new kinds of food. Si lives near Newcastle and has three children.
What bikes do the Hairy Bikers Ride 2021?
The The Hairy Bikers’ Northern Exposure starts today (Tuesday) 1st September at 8pm on BBC Two. For this series, Si King and Dave Myers, each ride the new 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE fitted with full PowerParts luggage.
Who is Dave Myers married to?
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He was with his wife Jane for 27 years but revealed their relationship is now “in pieces” after the pressures of fame took its toll on their marriage. The 54-year-old revealed the pair “lost each other” as they focused on different priorities in their life.