Tom Selleck is a famous actor. He is well known in the United States of America as well as the world because of his contribution to the acclaimed Television series named Magnum P.I. in which he placed the role of the private investigator named Thomas Magnum. He is famous because of his serious looks that suit the character perfectly. Also, his mustache makes him look perfect for the role. He often plays the roles of cops and police investigators, which he carries very well. Before he got noticed, he played in a series based on the novel of Robert B. Parker as the role of Police Chief Jesse Stone.
He was born on the 29th of January, 1945 in Detroit, Michigan, the United States of America. From his occupation, Tom is an actor and a movie producer. Selleck has been active in the field since the year 1965. In the present context, he resides in Thousand Oaks, California, the United States of America. Before he came to the limelight, he had performed as a minor in different T.V. Series and movies. Then, he got a lead role in a film named Three Man and a Baby, which made him a big hit. People could not believe that this actor has a degree in business administration and is an athletic basketball player. On the action of his coach, he pursued his career in acting.
Family Life of Tom Selleck
The name of his father is Robert Dean Selleck, and the name of his mother is Martha Jagger. His father, Rober, was a real estate investor and an executive. Martha was a housewife. He has three siblings in total.
Childhood and Early Days
While Tom Selleck was at an early age, he had a great interest in Basketball. He was interested in acting too. But, his interest in Basketball made him a very famous athletic basketball player at his young age. With the idea of his coach, he decided to join acting at an early age. From his school, he had an athletic built and was interested in other sports too. This popular actor also acquired a scholarship because of Basketball.
Nationality and Ethnicity
The ethnicity of Tom is a mixture of Scottish, English, and Irish. He is of American citizenship.
Educational Life and Qualification of Tom Selleck
Tom was an athletic kid with a deep interest in Basketball while he was in his school. He went to Grant High School in the year 1962. After that, Selleck went to the University of Southern California. He could get to the university because of his scholarship that he acquired in his career in Basketball. From USC, Tomnhe graduated with a degree in business administration. However, he was interested in acting, and because of the support of his drama coach, he joined Beverly Hills Playhouse. He studied acting in Beverly Hills Playhouse.
Before Tom Selleck became famous through his acting career, he was involved in various small roles too. His official career in acting started after he appeared in Television series. In the beginning, Tom played the part of a college senior in a series named The Dating Game in the year 1965. Then, he started to act in different commercials. By the year the 1970s, Tom was already a popular man in the acting industry as he played different pleasant roles. He played in popular series like The Movie Murderer in the year 1970, Charlies Angels in the year 1976, and Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law in the year 1973.
Moreover, he appeared in The Sacketts in the year 1979 too. But, his personality came to fame after he appeared in Magnum P.I as a police investigator. The role of a police inspector and detective suits him pretty well because of his looks. Magnum was one of the highest-rated T.V. shows of the States. With success in Magnum, he appeared in a comedy movie named Three Men and baby in the year 1987. Then, he appeared as Dr. Richard Burke in the famous T.V. Series FRIENDS from the year 1996 to 2000. Although he appeared as a guest, his performance was admirable.
Moreover, he also appeared in 10 episodes of the famous series called The Closer that got aired on CBS in the year 1998. He appeared in Las Vegas as A.J. Cooper. Then, in the year 2007, he appeared in Jesson Stone: Sea Change, which was a movie based on Robert Parker Novel. In 2010, he played as Frank Rogan in a popular drama series named Blue Bloods. This series was about the life of the family of police officers in New York.
Relationship Status of Tom Selleck
When it comes to the relationship with Tom, he has got married twice. In the beginning, he got married to Jacqueline Ray in the year 1971. Jacquline is a famous model. Tom and Jacqueline had a good married life. However, because of some disputes, they had to end it. This couple did not have any child, and they had adopted Kevin Selleck. After 11 years of a loving relationship, this beautiful duo ended in the year 1982.
After he ended his relationship with Jacequile, he got into the dating life with Mimi Rogers. They started dating for a short time in the year 1983. After that, he got into various other relationships too. Some of his girlfriends are Kitten Natividad, Marie Helvin, and Lillian Muller. But, none of his relationships with these ladies could last. Finally, on the 7th of August, 1987, Tom got into a marital relationship with his long-time girlfriend named Jillie Mack. As a result of Tom’s and Jillie’s long-time relationship, they welcomed a daughter and called her, Hannah Margaret Selleck.
In the present context, Tom lives a happy married life with Jillie.
Rumors and Controversies
In his professional career, Tom has never been a part of big talk. But, he had to face the story of divorce in his married life. There was a rumor on-trend that he and his wife, Jillian, are getting divorced. But, the stories got concluded false after they stayed together through everything.
Lifetime Awards and Achievements of Tom Selleck
He has been one of the most notable actors in the history of the United States of America with a pleasant amount of net worth and a handsome sum of property. Tom has also been able to win different awards. He got the prize of the Golden Globe Award. Also, he has got Primetime Emmy Awards too for his popular Television series Magnum. His popular nominations include Golden Apple Award, Golden Globe Awards, Primetime Emmy Award, and few others. Hence, he has made a significant achievement in his life.
As Tom is a well-known actor in the American industry, he has earned a lot. From his career in acting, Tom has made and collected a massive amount of about 45 million dollars. He draws from his career as a producer too.
Body Measurements and Statistics of Tom Selleck
Tom Selleck got admired because of his body features. He has a well-maintained bore, which makes him look very handsome. Also, his beard suit for most of his role as a police investigator. He is pretty height, with a height of approximately 6 feet and 4 inches. His weight is about 88 kilograms. So, he looks thin and lean. The color of his attractive eyes are green, and his hair is brown.
However, more information about his body measurement is not available.
Social Media and Fan Followers
Tom is pretty old now. He also has a son named Kevin Selleck, who is ruling the American industry. Because Tom is quite old, Tom does not have many young fans. So, he is not active on social networking platforms. However, he has been able to win the hearts of both young and old audiences. He does not have Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram accounts. But, there are some fan pages.