Stephen J. Cannell

Stephen J. Cannell
1941 - 2010

Stephen J. Cannell  American Writer

Stephen J. Cannell passed away on 30th Sep 2010 aged 69. His last relationship was when Marcia Finch and Stephen J. Cannell were married for 45 years before Stephen J. Cannell died aged 69.


Stephen J. Cannell was previously married to Marcia Finch (1963 - 2010).

Stephen J. Cannell had 3 children, Tawnia, Chelsea and Cody.


Stephen J. Cannell is a 69 year old American Writer. Born Stephen Joseph Cannell on 2nd March, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA, he is famous for The Rockford Files, The Greatest American Hero, The A-Team, and Wiseguy in a career that spans 1968–2010. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Stephen J. Cannell is a member of the following lists: The A-Team, Male television writers and American male screenwriters.


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Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship47 yrs
Shortest Relationship47 yrs
Average Relationship Length47 yrs
First Name Stephen
Middle Name J.
Last Name Cannell
Full Name at Birth Stephen Joseph Cannell
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd March, 1941
Birthplace Los Angeles, California, USA
Died 30th September, 2010
Place of Death Pasadena, California, USA
Cause of Death Melanoma
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Writer, producer, director, actor
Occupation Writer
Claim to Fame The Rockford Files, The Greatest American Hero, The A-Team, and Wiseguy
Year(s) Active 1968–2010
Official Websites

Stephen Joseph Cannell (/ˈkænəl/; February 5, 1941 – September 30, 2010) was an American television producer, writer, novelist and occasional actor, and the founder of Cannell Entertainment (formerly Stephen J. Cannell Productions) and The Cannell Studios.

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Castle2009Stephen J. CannellTV Show
Ice Spiders2007Frank StoneTV Movie
Army Wives2007Radio ExecutiveTV Show
Trudeau II: Maverick in the Making2005'Kid' Roy (as Stephen Cannell)TV Movie
Threshold2003Pacheco LavalTV Movie
Dead Above Ground2002Carl HaddenMovie
Half Past Dead2002Frank HubbardMovie
The Contract2002William GoodwinMovie
CHiPs '991998BendixTV Movie
Pacific Blue1996Judge J. Gunnar HalloranTV Show
U.S. Customs Classified1995HostTV Show
Posse1993Jimmy LoveMovie
Diagnosis Murder1993Jackson BurleyTV Show
Renegade1992Marshal Donald 'Dutch' DixonTV Show
Silk Stalkings1991BMW SalesmanTV Show
Identity Crisis1989The CoronerMovie
Charley Hannah1986Roscoe TannerTV Movie
Santa Barbara1984Boris (1991)TV Show
Magnum, P.I.1980Hotel Detective, Security Chief Ray LemonTV Show
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe1980Stephen J. CannellTV Show
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