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Alan Thicke

Music Department | Actor | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
Growing Pains (1985–1992) | The Alan Thicke Show (1980– ) | America 2-Night (1978– )
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 6 nominations More »
BORN 
Mar 1, 1947 (age 68)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (26 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (120 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Tiny Plastic MenTiny Plastic Men (TV Series) Judge Andy Jury (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Unusually ThickeUnusually Thicke (TV Series) Himself (15 episodes, 2014–2015), Composer, Writer (Developer), Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2014–2015 15
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  • Primary photo for A Cookie Cutter ChristmasA Cookie Cutter Christmas (TV Movie) Chef Krueger  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014), Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for Tom Green LiveTom Green Live (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for American Dad!American Dad! (TV Series) Alan Thicke (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Bad ManagementBad Management (TV Movie) Tobias Sr.  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for How I Met Your MotherHow I Met Your Mother (TV Series) Alan Thicke / Mr. Scherbatsky (5 episodes, 2008–2013), Performer ("Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2008–2013 5
    • The Rehearsal Dinner (Dec 2, 2013) Alan Thicke, Performer ("Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm") (uncredited)  Less
    • P.S. I Love You (Feb 4, 2013) Alan Thicke  Less
    • Glitter (Nov 15, 2010) Alan Thicke  Less
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  • Primary photo for Let It SnowLet It Snow (TV Movie) Ted Beck  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Fugget About ItFugget About It (TV Series) Richard Wheaton (3 episodes, 2012–2013)  Less 2012–2013 3
  • Primary photo for Hot PackageHot Package (TV Series) Alan Thicke (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Pilot (Sep 17, 2013) Alan Thicke  Less
  • Primary photo for Notes from DadNotes from Dad (TV Movie) Pops  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("The Facts of Life") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for First Dates with Toby HarrisFirst Dates with Toby Harris (TV Series) Father (Jeff) (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Family (Jan 1, 2013) Father (Jeff)  Less
  • Primary photo for Camp SunshineCamp Sunshine (TV Movie) Ken Handcourt  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The L.A. ComplexThe L.A. Complex (TV Series) Donald Gallagher (4 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 4
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  • Primary photo for The Nostalgia CriticThe Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) Music ("Diff'rent Strokes Theme") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Ri¢hie Ri¢h (Mar 20, 2012) Music ("Diff'rent Strokes Theme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Writer ("Diff'rent Strokes") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for I'm in the BandI'm in the Band (TV Series) Simon Craig (5 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 5
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  • Primary photo for Making a SceneMaking a Scene (TV Movie) The Producer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Formula 1: BBC SportFormula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) Performer ("Diff'rent Strokes") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("Diff'rent Strokes") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • The Turkish Grand Prix: Qualifying (May 29, 2010) Performer ("Diff'rent Strokes") (uncredited), Writer ("Diff'rent Strokes") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Bold and the BeautifulThe Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series) Rich Ginger (7 episodes, 2006–2009)  Less 2006–2009 7
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  • Primary photo for Star-vingStar-ving (TV Series) Alan Thicke (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series) Dr. Alan Thicke (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Snow (Feb 8, 2009) Dr. Alan Thicke  Less
  • Primary photo for Mother Goose ParadeMother Goose Parade (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 'Til Death'Til Death (TV Series) Alan Thicke (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for jPodjPod (TV Series) Jim Jarlewski (13 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 13
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  • Primary photo for About a GirlAbout a Girl (TV Series) Dude's Dad (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Ned's Declassified School Survival GuideNed's Declassified School Survival Guide (TV Series) Hal E. Burton (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Nobody's WatchingNobody's Watching (TV Movie) Alan Thicke  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Sex, Love & SecretsSex, Love & Secrets (TV Series) Sitcom Dad (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for JoeyJoey (TV Series) Alan Thicke (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Half & HalfHalf & Half (TV Series) Gavin Storm (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Yes, DearYes, Dear (TV Series) Joel (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Growing Pains: Return of the SeaversGrowing Pains: Return of the Seavers (TV Movie) Dr. Jason Seaver  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for My Wife and KidsMy Wife and Kids (TV Series) Magician (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Chappelle's ShowChappelle's Show (TV Series) Writer ("Diff'rent Strokes", "The Facts of Life") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Episode #2.3 (Feb 4, 2004) Writer ("Diff'rent Strokes", "The Facts of Life")  Less
  • Primary photo for EGG, the Arts ShowEGG, the Arts Show (TV Series) Alan Scott (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for ScrubsScrubs (TV Series) Writer ("Theme from The Facts of Life") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • My Nightingale (Oct 3, 2002) Writer ("Theme from The Facts of Life")  Less
  • Primary photo for Son of the BeachSon of the Beach (TV Series) Captain Buck Enteneille / Captain 'Buck' Enteneille (3 episodes, 2000–2002)  Less 2000–2002 3
    • The Gay Team (Jun 23, 2002) Captain Buck Enteneille  Less
    • Area 69 (Jul 10, 2001) Captain 'Buck' Enteneille  Less
    • Day of the Jackass (Aug 22, 2000) Captain Buck Enteneille  Less
  • Primary photo for 7th Heaven7th Heaven (TV Series) Ed Palmer (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Parents (Feb 26, 2001) Ed Palmer  Less
  • Primary photo for Beggars and ChoosersBeggars and Choosers (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for The Growing Pains MovieThe Growing Pains Movie (TV Movie) Jason Seaver, Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Ice AngelIce Angel (TV Movie) Coach Parker  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Freaks and GeeksFreaks and Geeks (TV Series) Performer ("It Takes Diff'rent Strokes") (1 episode, 2000), Writer ("It Takes Diff'rent Strokes") (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • The Diary (Jan 31, 2000) Performer ("It Takes Diff'rent Strokes") (uncredited), Writer ("It Takes Diff'rent Strokes") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Arli$$Arli$$ (TV Series) Doctor (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Two of HeartsTwo of Hearts (TV Movie) Hank Powers  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Thunder PointThunder Point (TV Movie) Joplin Hardy (uncredited)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for PictionaryPictionary (TV Series) Co-Executive Producer (3 episodes, 1998), Host  Less 1998 3
  • Primary photo for Any Place But HomeAny Place But Home (TV Movie) August Danforth  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Donald Rivers (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Married with ChildrenMarried with Children (TV Series) Bruce / Henry (3 episodes, 1996–1997), Writer ("The Facts of Life") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991–1997 4
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  • Primary photo for Shadow of the BearShadow of the Bear (TV Movie) William Andrich  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Windsor ProtocolWindsor Protocol (TV Movie) Senator Joplin Hardy  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Secret She CarriedThe Secret She Carried (TV Movie) Reed Epperson (uncredited), Co-Executive Producer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Hope & GloriaHope & Gloria (TV Series) Dennis Dupree (35 episodes, 1995–1996)  Less 1995–1996 35
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  • Primary photo for Shari's Passover SurpriseShari's Passover Surprise (TV Movie) Alan  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Lamb Chop's Special ChanukahLamb Chop's Special Chanukah (TV Movie) Alan  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Minor AdjustmentsMinor Adjustments (TV Series) Roger (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Lamb Chop and the Haunted StudioLamb Chop and the Haunted Studio (TV Movie) Alan  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Harrison M. Kane (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for RubdownRubdown (TV Movie) Raymond Holliman  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for CelebrationsCelebrations (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Still Not Quite HumanStill Not Quite Human (TV Movie) Dr. Jonas Carson / Bonus  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Growing PainsGrowing Pains (TV Series) Dr. Jason Seaver (167 episodes, 1985–1992), Soundtrack (3 episodes, 1986–1989), Performer ("You Light Up My Life") (1 episode, 1989), Performer ("You Are the Sunshine of My Life", "Mack the Knife", "My Way") (1 episode, 1991), Performer ("I Feel the Earth Move") (1 episode, 1985), Performer ("Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)") (1 episode, 1987), Performer ("Row, Row, Row Your Boat") (1 episode, 1987), Performer ("Old Time Rock and Roll", "If I Fell" (1964) (uncredited)) (1 episode, 1986), Performer ("Kentucky Woman", "I Am... I Said") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1985–1992 167
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  • Primary photo for The Trial of Red Riding HoodThe Trial of Red Riding Hood (TV Movie) The Wolf  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Tommy Hunter ShowThe Tommy Hunter Show (TV Series) Writer  Less 1965–1992
  • Primary photo for The HitchhikerThe Hitchhiker (TV Series) Mickey Black (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for The Great American Sex ScandalThe Great American Sex Scandal (TV Movie) Phil Beckman  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Not Quite Human IINot Quite Human II (TV Movie) Dr. Jonas Carson  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Dance 'Til DawnDance 'Til Dawn (TV Movie) Jack Lefcourt  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Hitting HomeHitting Home (TV Movie) Conrad Vaughan  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Facts of LifeThe Facts of Life (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (201 episodes, 1979–1988), Writer ("The Facts of Life")  Less 1979–1988 201
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  • Primary photo for 14 Going on 3014 Going on 30 (TV Movie) The Real Forndexter  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Not Quite HumanNot Quite Human (TV Movie) Dr. Jonas Carson  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Animal Crack-UpsAnimal Crack-Ups (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 1987), Performer ("Animals Are Just Like People, Too"), Writer ("Animals Are Just Like People, Too")  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Robert McBride / Senator Bob Townsend / Alan Price (3 episodes, 1984–1987)  Less 1984–1987 3
  • Primary photo for Perry Mason: The Case of the Shooting StarPerry Mason: The Case of the Shooting Star (TV Movie) Steve Carr  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Diff'rent StrokesDiff'rent Strokes (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (180 episodes, 1978–1986), Composer (theme) (1 episode, 1978), Writer ("Diff'rent Strokes" (Theme Song)), Performer ("Diff'rent Strokes" (Theme Song))  Less 1978–1986 180
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  • Primary photo for Scene of the CrimeScene of the Crime (TV Series) Craig Spears (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Anne Murray: The Sounds of LondonAnne Murray: The Sounds of London (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Thicke of the NightThicke of the Night (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself (18 episodes, 1983–1984), Writer (17 episodes, 1983–1984), Executive Producer (17 episodes, 1983–1984)  Less 1983–1984 18
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  • Primary photo for MasqueradeMasquerade (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Calendar Girl MurdersCalendar Girl Murders (TV Movie) Alan Conti  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Winter Carnival in QuebecWinter Carnival in Quebec (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Caribbean CruiseCaribbean Cruise (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Alan Thicke ShowThe Alan Thicke Show (TV Series) Writer (102 episodes, 1980–1982), Himself - Host (102 episodes, 1980–1982), Producer (102 episodes, 1980–1982)  Less 1980–1982 102
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  • Primary photo for A Special Anne Murray ChristmasA Special Anne Murray Christmas (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Joe's WorldJoe's World (TV Series) Composer (11 episodes, 1979–1980)  Less 1979–1980 11
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  • Primary photo for Whew!Whew! (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Olivia Newton-John: Hollywood NightsOlivia Newton-John: Hollywood Nights (TV Special) Producer, Writer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Hello, LarryHello, Larry (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (3 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 3
  • Primary photo for Ladies' NightLadies' Night (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Vinton ShowThe Bobby Vinton Show (TV Series) Writer (6 episodes, 1975–1978), Producer (6 episodes, 1975–1978)  Less 1975–1978 6
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  • Primary photo for America 2-NightAmerica 2-Night (TV Series) Writer (65 episodes, 1978), Producer (65 episodes, 1978), Doug (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 65
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  • Primary photo for OliviaOlivia (TV Special) Writer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Mac Davis Christmas SpecialThe Mac Davis Christmas Special (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Fernwood 2 NightFernwood 2 Night (TV Series) Producer (49 episodes, 1977), Writer (48 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 49
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  • Primary photo for The Richard Pryor ShowThe Richard Pryor Show (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1977), Writer (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 2
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Composer (57 episodes, 1974–1977), Writer ("Celebrity Sweepstakes" (1974-1977))  Less 1974–1977 57
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  • Primary photo for The Richard Pryor Special?The Richard Pryor Special? (TV Special) Writer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Barry Manilow SpecialThe Barry Manilow Special (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Stumpers!Stumpers! (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 1976), Music Coordinator (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 4
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  • Primary photo for A Special Olivia Newton-JohnA Special Olivia Newton-John (TV Special) Writer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Don Adams' Screen TestDon Adams' Screen Test (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The Flip Wilson SpecialThe Flip Wilson Special (TV Special) Writer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Wizard of OddsThe Wizard of Odds (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (2 episodes, 1973–1974), Producer (2 episodes, 1973–1974), Writer ("The Wizard of Odds"), Performer ("The Wizard of Odds")  Less 1973–1974 2
  • Primary photo for The Joker's WildThe Joker's Wild (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (2 episodes, 1974), Writer ("The Joker's Jive (Version B)")  Less 1974 2
  • Primary photo for Jack: A Flash FantasyJack: A Flash Fantasy (TV Movie) Jack of Diamonds  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Darin ShowThe Bobby Darin Show (TV Series) Writer (6 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973 6
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  • Primary photo for The Paul Lynde ShowThe Paul Lynde Show (TV Series) Writer (26 episodes, 1972–1973)  Less 1972–1973 26
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  • Primary photo for The PointThe Point (TV Movie) Narrator / Father (third telecast)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Wheel of FortuneWheel of Fortune (TV Series) Composer (theme "Big Wheels" 1975-1983)  Less 1983– 
  • Primary photo for The Diamond Head GameThe Diamond Head Game (TV Series) Composer  Less 1975– 
  • Primary photo for Time for LivingTime for Living (TV Series) Regular, Writer  Less 1969– 
  • Primary photo for It's Our StuffIt's Our Stuff (TV Series) Regular  Less 1969– 
  • Primary photo for TravelquestTravelquest (TV Series) Host  Less 1992– 
  • Primary photo for The René Simard ShowThe René Simard Show (TV Series) Producer  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for That's Show BizThat's Show Biz (TV Series) Writer  Less 1970– 
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