10/01/2010 03:37 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

TV Producer Stephen J. Cannell's Greatest Hits

Television producer, writer and occasional actor Stephen J. Cannell died Thursday due to complications associated with melanoma. He was 69. As the creator of such shows as The A-Team, 21 Jump Street and The Rockford Files, he reached an audience of millions. Of late, Cannell's efforts were focused on his Shane Scully detective novels, but he continued to make regular cameos on ABC's Castle. Below, Hulu looks back at some of his greatest hits, as well a recent appearance on Castle. — Rebecca Harper