Mar. 1st, 1947
Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada
Alan Thicke's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Being Canadian
2009 - The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard
2007 - The Surfer King
2006 - Alpha Dog
2005 - Childstar
2004 - Raising Helen
2004 - Hollywood North
Guest TV Roles
Captain 'Buck' Enteneille
Richard Wheaton (Voiced)
Senator Bob Townsend
- Worked as a disc jockey while in college.
- Composed and sang both theme songs to _"Diff'rent Strokes" (1978)_ (qv).
- Member of Delta Upsilon fraternity.
- Graduated in 1965 from Elliot Lake High School, and was elected Homecoming King
- Played Billy Flynn in the traveling company of the musical "Chicago".
- Son, with Gina Tolleson, Carter William Thicke, was born July 10, 1997.
- His second wife, Gina Tolleson, is a freelance TV reporter and hostess, as well as having been Miss World 1991.
- Was named "Father of the Year" by The Father's Day Council of Los Angeles, The Muscular Dystrophy Association, and The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.