David Tchappat was born into the Exclusive Brethren sect and grew up on the Central Coast of NSW. His parents now have very little contact with their son and refuse him entry into their home. After escaping from the sect, David joined the police force - this very quickly helped him to assimilate into society. David was also a contestant on the TV reality show Big Brother in 2008 where he was confronted once again with a controlling ig Brotherand a host of rules. David story is uplifting he has overcome divorce, career change, family ostracism and bouts of depression and emerged victorious with a job he loves as a fireman and a girlfriend he adores.