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
- Hosted 'Wayne Gretzky' (qv)'s wedding in Edmonton, Canada.
- Jason Seaver, Thicke's character on _"Growing Pains" (1985)_ (qv), was ranked #37 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" [20 June 2004 issue].
- Father, Dr. Brian Thicke, is the medical director for Canada3000, a charter airline.
- His son 'Robin Thicke' (qv) is a singer/songwriter and has written songs for artists such as 'Marc Anthony (I)' (qv), 'Christina Aguilera' (qv), 'Mya (I)' (qv), 'Brian McKnight' (qv) & 'Pink (I)' (qv), among others.
- Father is a certified Transport Canada physician (performs medicals for pilots).
- He sang and composed the theme to the cult-classic TV game show _"The Wizard of Odds" (1973)_ (qv), hosted by 'Alex Trebek' (qv).
- Was 40 years old when he dated 17-year old actress 'Kristy Swanson' (qv). Was later engaged to her at 42.
- Was named "Father of the Year" by The Father's Day Council of Los Angeles, The Muscular Dystrophy Association, and The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.