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
- Graduated in 1965 from Elliot Lake High School, and was elected Homecoming King
- Member of Delta Upsilon fraternity.
- 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).
- He sang and composed the theme to the cult-classic TV game show _"The Wizard of Odds" (1973)_ (qv), hosted by 'Alex Trebek' (qv).
- Father, Dr. Brian Thicke, is the medical director for Canada3000, a charter airline.
- Played Billy Flynn in the traveling company of the musical "Chicago".
- Was 40 years old when he dated 17-year old actress 'Kristy Swanson' (qv). Was later engaged to her at 42.
- Produced a CBC television series hosted by Canadian teen-singer 'RenÚ Simard' (qv).