Actor Alan Thicke, best known for playing Dr. Jason Seaver on the sitcom “Growing Pains,” has died at the age of 69.
Thicke was playing hockey with his 19-year-old son, Carter while he suffered a heart attack. Around noon he was transported to Providence St. Joseph’s Medical Center, in Burbank, California; where he was pronounced dead.
Thick is survived by his wife, Tanya, and three children, Carter, Brennan, and singer Robin Thicke.
In addition to “Growing Pains,” the Canadian-born actor also appeared in “The Bold and the Beautiful,” “How I Met Your Mother” and “Fuller House.”
Thicke’s character is set to appear in season 2 of the Netflix reboot show, “Fuller House.”