You asked: How did the Hairy Bikers get famous?

How did Si King make his money?

Aged 16 Si worked laying paving stones for a construction firm. He then worked in film and television production. He was assistant location manager on Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone and location manager on Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

Who taught the Hairy Bikers to cook?

King (left in picture) worked in TV and film production before he joined up with Dave Myers for ‘The Hairy Bikers’ Cookbook’ eight years ago.

How old are the two hairy bikers?

Dave Myers, 62, is a British television cook that has enjoyed almost two decades of success as one half of the Hairy Bikers, alongside Si King, 53.

Are the Hairy Bikers Vikings?

Throughout their new series, Northern Exposure, the Hairy Bikers toured the coasts of the Baltic and travelled through Scandinavia as Si King constantly claimed he was in the land of his forefathers. He is a Viking, no doubt about it. … Dave’s DNA haplogroup of Hebridean Viking is very rare across Britain.

Is Dave Myers still married?

David James Myers (born 8 September 1957) is an English television presenter, best known as one half of the Hairy Bikers, along with Si King.

Dave Myers (presenter)

Dave Myers
Born David James Myers 8 September 1957 Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England
Years active 1984–present
Spouse(s) Liliana Orzac ​ ( m. 2011)​
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Are the Hairy Bikers fat again?

Both have put on a bit of weight recently, after bulking up while driving Route 66 in America for their most recent TV show. So they are on diets again. ‘That is what we do now,’ says King. ‘We get on the scales and encourage other middle-aged fat blokes to do the same.

Whose kitchen do the hairy bikers use?

Take for example, the Hairy Bikers famous kitchen in their latest show, Everyday Gourmets, which is currently airing on the BBC. From the comfort of their very quirky country kitchen, Simon and Dave cook up a mouth-watering selection of gourmet meals on a very basic budget.