69 (passed away Dec. 13th, 2016)
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
Richard Wheaton (Voiced)
Captain Buck Enteneille
Senator Bob Townsend
Alan Willis Thicke was a Canadian actor, songwriter, and game and talk show host. He was best known for his role as Jason Seaver, the father on the ABC television series Growing Pains.
- Was 40 years old when he dated 17-year old actress 'Kristy Swanson' (qv). Was later engaged to her at 42.
- 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, Dr. Brian Thicke, is the medical director for Canada3000, a charter airline.
- May 2003 - Lost five teeth and required 30 stitches after getting hit in the face by a flying puck while playing hockey with actor 'Michael Vartan' (qv). Thicke was not wearing sufficient headgear.
- 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].
- Produced a CBC television series hosted by Canadian teen-singer 'RenÚ Simard' (qv).
- Born at 2:00pm-EST
- Worked as a disc jockey while in college.