David Graham, or “Farmer Dave”, as many might bear in mind him as, hit our screens again in 2006 when he appeared on the truth present Large Brother.
The 40-year-old, who was one of many first overtly homosexual contestants on this system, captivated audiences together with his charming smile and beauty.
And 14 years on, it’s secure to say that not a lot as modified.
He nonetheless has that massive, shiny smile and trademark lengthy locks, besides now he’s rocking a formidable bristling beard.
“Hubba hubba. Wanting good with the beard mate,” one in every of his followers rightfully identified in an Instagram snap from Thursday.
“My god I like your hair. Merry Christmas stunning man,” one other added.
The put up exhibits the father-of-three enjoyable in an outside tub with a drink in his hand and beard on full show.
“Merry Christmas… from a bloke in a sheep trough who’s simply so content material together with his life, so comfortable but so exhausted with 2020 coming to an in depth…right here is cheers to you Child Jesus!” Graham captioned the snap.
Since his stint on Large Brother, the place he got here third, Dave went on to star in a bunch of TV and radio exhibits together with Dancing with the Stars and a US TV pilot for none apart from Oprah Winfrey.
The farmer from Queensland additionally cast a profitable profession as a world canine coach.
“My job from a really early age was to handle and look after our many working canines. Except for being vital to the operating of the farm, they taught me about constructing relationships primarily based on belief, respect, kindness and valuing one another,” he writes on his website.
“Our farm canines had been my first mates, my companions and confidants in a world the place I typically felt confused, remoted and totally different.”
Dave got here out as homosexual throughout an emotional stay episode of Large Brother in 2006.
In an interview with Mamamia this yr, he mentioned he doesn’t bear in mind any of the small print now due to the heightened emotion of the second.
“Fourteen years have handed and a pal despatched me a hyperlink to the entire collection on YouTube. I’ve been doing podcasts and stuff with different housemates and it triggered loads of reminiscences, so I began watching final week.”
Dave has been having fun with high quality together with his household since having to chop brief a canine coaching tour within the US as a result of pandemic.
“They shut down New Orleans the second day I used to be there,” he informed Mamamia. “The day after that we acquired on a aircraft and acquired the hell dwelling.”
Dave informed the publication he’s “just about dwelling out of a suitcase” and due to his
worldwide canine coaching profession he “very not often” sees his three daughters.
“Their mums will convey them to the place I’m doing a present and I get to see them through the break,” he mentioned.
“That’s not connecting together with your youngsters and I realise that now. I have to take day trip and go and spend weekends and really hang around with them and simply do no matter it’s that they need to do.”
Dave grew to become a donor father for the primary time in 2016 — he has two kids with a lesbian couple and one with a single feminine pal.
In an interview with news.com.au on the time, Dave mentioned he met the moms of his first child, Kris and Jane, at an LGBTI occasion in 2012 they usually “simply clicked.”
And as for his love life, the doting dad informed The Daily Telegraph not too long ago he’s “nonetheless a type of blokes who’s trying and hoping and ready (for the one)”.