Thomas William Selleck is a well-known actor who acted as a private investigator in Magnum, P.I. For most of his career he has acted as crime-fighting officers. Tom Selleck age is seventy-five now. The series Blue Blood is going to get reprised for season eleven in 2021. He is famous for his brooding and stylish looks that suit the characters he plays often on screen. Tom Selleck on Friends series appeared as Richard Burke the love interest of character Monica.
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Tom Selleck Background information
The birth date of Tom Selleck is January 29, 1945 and his birthplace is Detroit, Michigan, U.S. The names of his parents are Martha Selleck and Robert Dean Selleck. His father was a real estate investor. He has two brothers and a sister. His father comes from English ancestry and also some German as well. Selleck’s family started to live in Sherman Oaks, California when he was a child.
In 1962 he graduated from Grant High School. Then he enrolled at Los Angeles Valley College. Then at his junior year, he played for the college basketball team. After that, his drama coach advised him to try a hand at acting. So he dropped out of the university and studied acting at Beverly Hills Playhouse.
Tom Selleck Profession
– Early career
The first television appearance of Tom Selleck is The Dating Game that started in 1965. He also appeared in Coca-Cola commercials. Then he received small parts to play in Myra Breckinridge, The Seven Minutes and more. In 1972 he acted in a B-Movie which is Daughters of Satan. He struggled in his career at that time. In the series The Rockford Files, he had a recurring character.
– Good TV and film roles
Selleck got recognition for his portrayal of fictional character Thomas Magnum in the series Magnum P.I. The show continued for eight seasons and in 1988 he got Emmy Award for the role. His moustache became famous because of the series. In 1990 he acted as a sharpshooter in the film Quigley Down Under.
Some of Tom Selleck movies are Three Men and a Little Lady, An Innocent Man, Folks!, Christopher Columbus: The Discovery and more. He is also playing a recurring role in Boston Legal an ABC drama.
The first Tom Selleck wife was Jacqueline Ray. Then he separated from her. Who is Tom Selleck married to? Now he is with his wife Jillie Joan Mack. His daughter name is Hannah Margaret Selleck. Tom’s partner and his family live in Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village, California. He likes to work in the ranch then going to the gym.
The net worth
Tom Selleck net worth is $45 million. He is a macho man who has appeared in many commercials. Then he also had good roles in many TV series and films. He is also a collector of firearms as he is a great shooter. He is also a fan of hockey. Moreover, he has a property in Hawaii and a house in California. He also owns a flat in Los Angeles.
Tom Selleck is a great actor. He does not get the recognition he deserve but yet many people love him.