Retired Australian Rugby player known as The Chief who became a TV personality and singer after his playing days ended in 1999. He won the Daily M Award for Best Prop in 1996. He received a Medal of the Order of Australia.
He excelled as at prop and second row for the Newcastle Knights (169 caps) and also represented Australia internationally.
His pardy single, "That's Gold," was released in 2007 and was a top 10 hit. He's appeared on shows like I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! and Hole in the Wall.
He has three children, Emmy, Daniel, and Luke, with his wife Pam.
He and Joey Johns were teammates on the Newcastle Knights.