The Hairy Bikers

The Hairy Bikers

Dave Myers originates from Barrow-in-Furness in Cumbria. Si King from Washington, Tyne and Wear. Collectively the duo are known as The Hairy Bikers.

Both have a background in TV and film production. Dave is a professional make-up artist, specialising in prosthetics, while Si has served as locations manager on numerous productions including the Harry Potter movies and Byker Grove.

As television presenters the duo have fronted such series The Hairy Bikers' Cookbook, The Hairy Bikers Ride Again, The Hairy Bakers and The Hairy Bikers' Food Tour of Britain for BBC Two. Motorcycles are often involved.

They have been cooking together for more than twenty years and have also written a number of books.