Tom Selleck

Tom Selleck

Tom Selleck
Quick Facts About Thomas Selleck
Celebrated Name Tom Selleck
Age 79 years old
Nick Name Tom
Birth Name Thomas William Selleck
Birth Date 1945-01-29
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Birth Nation America
Place of Birth Detroit, Michigan, USA
Ethnicity White
Famous for for starring as private investigator Thomas Magnum in the television series Magnum, P.I. (1980-1988)
Residence California
Horoscope Aquarius
Religion Christianity
Father Robert Dean Selleck
Mother Martha Selleck
Brother Robert Selleck and Daniel Selleck
Sister Martha Selleck
Career Start 1965-Present
Marital Status Married
Wife Jacqueline Ray ​ (m. 1971; div. 1982) Jillie Mack ​ (m. 1987)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Height 6 ft 4 inches
Weight 90 Kg
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Hazel
Net Worth $50 mіllіоn (2020)
Sources of Wealth Acting career and endorsement deals


Tom Selleck is an American actor, film producer, and California Army National Guard veteran

He has starred in a number of television series and films and he has appeared in more than 50 other film and television roles since Magnum, P.I

He is most known for starring as private investigator Thomas Magnum in the television series Magnum, P.I. (1980-1988), which was his breakout role. 

Throughout his career, Тоm hаѕ rесеіvеd two Gоldеn Аррlе Рrіzе аѕ Тhе Маlе Ѕtаr Оf Тhе Yеаr (1982 & 1983), three Реорlе’ѕ Сhоісе Аwаrdѕ аѕ Fаvоurіtе Маlе ТV Реrfоrmеr (1984 & 1884), Аn Еmmу Аwаrd (1985) аnd а Gоldеn Glоbе Аwаrd (1985)

Family and Early Life

Tom Selleck was born on 29th January 1945 with the real name of Thomas William Selleck, in Detroit, Michigan, the USA.

He was born to his parents Martha Selleck (Jagger) (1921-2017), who was a housewife and Robert Dean Selleck (1921-2001), who was an executive and real estate, investor.

His nationality is American and he belongs to White ethnicity. His religion is Christianity and his zodiac is Aquarius

His family moved to Sherman Oaks, California, during his childhood. He grew up with his siblings; an elder brother Robert Selleck, younger brother Daniel Selleck and a sister Martha Selleck. 

He was interested in basketball and other games while at University. He then studied acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse, under Milton Katselas.

He celebrated his 75th birthday on January 29, 2020


Tom Selleck began his acting career making his first television appearance as a college senior on The Dating Game in 1965.

In 1967, he appeared in commercials for products such as Pepsi-Cola.

In 1972, he starred in the B-movie "Daughters of Satan".

He won a "Western Heritage Award" for his 1997 role in "The Last Stand at Saber River". 

His big break came when he was cast in the lead role as Thomas Magnum in the 1980 series, "Magnum, P.I." which go on for eight seasons and 163 episodes until 1988, winning him an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in the year 1984. 

In February 1998, he accepted the lead role in a sitcom for CBS called "The Closer". 

He joined the cast of the NBC drama "Las Vegas" in the season-five premiere on 28th September 2007.  

As a host, in the mid-1990s, he hosted a special series on TLC called The Practical Guide to the Universe. 

Relationship and Wife/Partner

Tom Selleck is a married man.

He began a relationship with actress Jacqueline Ray in the year 1970. The couple got married on May 15, 1971, after dating for a year. 

Tom adopted Jacqueline's son from another relationship, Kevin Shepard (b. 1966), who is a former drummer for the rock band, Tonic. 

On August 7, 1987, Selleck married Jillie Joan Mack (born 1957). 

They have one daughter, Hannah (born December 16, 1988).

Height and Weight

Tom Selleck, being at the age of 75, still looks very young and very handsome. 

Tom Selleck has a tall height of 6′ 4″

Whereas his body weight consists of 90 Kg or 198.5 lbs.

He has brown hair color and has hazel eyes color.

He has a dimpled smile with a signature mustache

He has got a healthy body. 

Net Worth and Salary

Тhе mајоr ѕоurсе оf Tom Ѕеllесk wоrth іѕ hіѕ acting саrееr. 

Аѕ оf 2020, Тоm Ѕеllесk nеt wоrth is estimated аt $50 mіllіоn

He earned from commercials for Clоѕе-Uр, deodorant, and Marlboro cigarettes.

He lives on a 65-acre ranch and avocado farm in California.

Facts About Tom Selleck

  • He served in the California National Guard.
  • He played basketball for the USC Trojans.
  • He was on The Dating Game in 1967.
  • He is an Aquarius.
  • For "Magnum, P.I." Selleck won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama Series
  • He met his wife Jillie Mack while filming the World War  II-set film Lassiter in England in 1983.
  • His first TV role was on a Western — with Sam Elliott.
  • He made his TV debut on a game show.
  • He had an affair with model Marie Helvin