Alan Thicke (1947–2016)


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Alan Thicke was born on March 1, 1947 in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada. He is known for Growing Pains (1985), Raising Helen (2004) and The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009). He was married to Tanya Callau, Gina Marie Tolleson and Gloria Loring. He died on December 13, 2016 in Burbank, California, USA. See full bio »

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Growing Pains Dr. Jason Seaver
(1985-1992)
Raising Helen Hockey Cantor
(2004)
That's My Boy TV Version Donny's Dad
(2012)

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  Animal Crack-Ups (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1989) (title music - 1 episode, 1989)
- Episode dated 11 February 1989 (1989) ... (performer: theme song) / (title music)
 1979-1988 The Facts of Life (TV Series) (composer - 201 episodes)
- The Beginning of the Beginning (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Beginning of the End (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- Big Apple Blues (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- On the Edge (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
- Present Imperfect (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
 1978-1986 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series) (composer - 181 episodes)
- The Front Page (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Photo Club (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Big Bribe (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- Lifestyles of the Poor and Unknown (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
- Arnold's Tangled Web (1986) ... (composer: theme music)
 1979 Hello, Larry (TV Series) (composer - 3 episodes)
- Thanksgiving Crossover: Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
- Feudin' and Fussin': Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Trip: Part 2 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
 1979 Whew! (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
 1976 Stumpers! (TV Series) (music coordinator - 10 episodes)
- Final Show (1976) ... (music coordinator)
- Bill Bixby and Anita Gillette (1976) ... (music coordinator)
- Jack Cassidy and Mike Farrell (1976) ... (music coordinator)
- Rita Moreno and Greg Morris (1976) ... (music coordinator)
 1973-1974 The Wizard of Odds (TV Series) (composer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 20 May 1974 (1974) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode dated 26 September 1973 (1973) ... (composer: theme music)
 1974 The Joker's Wild (TV Series) (composer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 7 January 1974 (1974) ... (composer: theme music)
- Unaired Pilot ... (composer: theme music)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Billy Flynn") in the Los Angeles and National touring companies of "Chicago". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 5 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)

Spouse:

Tanya Callau  (his death) | See more »

Children:

Robin Thicke
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I thought it was a great departure for me. It's quite the opposite of most of the things I've done. See more »

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Member of Delta Upsilon fraternity. See more »

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Canadian accent See more »

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