Mar. 1st, 1947
Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada
Alan Thicke's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - RoboDoc
2009 - The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard
2006 - Alpha Dog
2004 - Raising Helen
1983 - Copper Mountain
Guest TV Roles
Captain 'Buck' Enteneille
Senator Bob Townsend
Dr. Alan Thicke
- Played Billy Flynn in the traveling company of the musical "Chicago".
- Father-in-law of 'Paula Patton' (qv).
- Was the manager for Canadian teen-singer RenÚ Simard'.
- Produced a CBC television series hosted by Canadian teen-singer 'RenÚ Simard' (qv).
- Composed and sang both theme songs to _"Diff'rent Strokes" (1978)_ (qv).
- Composed the original score to _"Wheel of Fortune" (1975)_ (qv), titled "Big Wheels". The original theme was used until 1983. Among the other game show themes Thicke has composed are _"Celebrity Sweepstakes" (1974)_ (qv) (the second theme used in this series), _"The Diamond Head Game" (1975)_ (qv) and _"Whew!" (1979)_ (qv).
- His second wife, Gina Tolleson, is a freelance TV reporter and hostess, as well as having been Miss World 1991.
- Graduated in 1965 from Elliot Lake High School, and was elected Homecoming King