Newell is a London-based actor appearing and has previously appeared in short films and commercials. This was before launching into the public eye as ‘Heavy D’ or ‘Dave the Boom’ on Storage Hunters UK.
Before doing Storage Hunters UK, HEAVY D was a cab driver and had been working the markets from the age of 8 years old, buying and selling women’s clothes, where undoubtedly he acquired his unique dress sense.
A favourite among young and old, Storage Hunters (UK) has produced a cult following with Heavy D at the forefront in which some have described it as Heavy D-Mania!
Heavy D entered the Celebrity Big Brother (UK) house on July 28, 2016 for its 18th series.