Courtney is an ex London gangster.
He is well known for his friendship with other well known hard men
such as the Krays, Roy Shaw
and Lenny McLean. In his time, Dave has been shot,
stabbed, had his nose bitten off (they sewed it back on) and has had to kill to stay alive
himself. Dave Courtney has been involved in debt collecting, minding
clubs, assault, contraband and murder,
to name but a few things. Courtney was previously better known as
"the yellow pages of the Underworld"
and is sometimes referred to in the press as "the most feared
man in Britain".
is married to rap artist JennyBean, lives in his Castle in
London, England and
today is a best selling
four number one best
The Ride I Want to Get Off",
"Raving Lunacy" and
All available from major book stores or via
this website. Dave's book signings around the country are always a
huge hit. "Stop the Ride" and "The Ride's Back
On" are the most stolen books in the UK!
Dave has also produced, directed and
in his own film "Hell To Pay",
received a standing ovation at last years Cannes Film
It was a huge hit and will be ready for release in April 2003 and
subsequently available to buy on DVD and VHS.
His next film is already being written and planned.
now does a lot of work for good causes. He is the patron of Misunderstood,
a children's ADHD charity in Rochester, Kent, he does work with
the Prince's Trust and has helped raise funds for several other
children's charities around the country.
We will let you know the dates of
all events when we have them confirmed.