Indigenous art dealers Mick, 76, and Di, 73, met on Sydney’s Northern Beaches when Di was 17-years-old. They have been happily married for over 50 years and reckon they know each other inside out.
Di, a former model, convinced Mick to give up his high-flying career as an advertising executive in order to follow their passion for art. The two are now dealers in Indigenous art.
With their artist son living in California and their daughter married, it is just the two of them sharing their bright, art-filled apartment in inner Sydney. However, one day a week they get to exercise their grandparent duties running after their nearly three-year-old grandchild.
These Goggleboxers love their food and wine, lunching and socialising whenever they can. Di will watch anything with the late Anthony Bourdain, they both love the news and testing their knowledge on shows like QI and are sure to bring a keen cultural eye to the week’s big moments in television.
What are Mick's favourite shows?
Mick loves to delve into an episode of Fargo or relax with some Swamp Pawn.
What shows does Mick hate?
He has not time for British reality show Geordie Shore. Mick also used to love The Block, but he's watch too much of late.
What are Mick's TV rituals?
Every single evening, Mick catches the news and A Current Affiar.
What bugs Mick while he's watching tv?
He can't stand having to channel surf, looking for a decent show to watch
What are Di's favourite shows?
She likes to watch quality documentary shows, such as Anthony Bourdain – No Reservations, Louis Theroux and Rick Stein. Di also likes to indulge in a bit of Keeping up with the Kardashians
What shows does Di hate?
Like Mick, Di isn't a fan of The Block. She also can't handle anything that shows blood.
What are Di's TV rituals?
Di settles in to watch TV with some Red wine and a packet of Twisties.
What bugs Di while she's watching tv?
Di doesn't like it when her favourite shows have too many ads.
What is Mick and Di's Twitter?