Thomas William Selleck is an American actor and film producer known for his starring role as Hawaii-based private investigator “Thomas Magnum” on the 1980s television series, Magnum, P.I. (1980).
Thomas William Selleck, 1.93 m in height was born on January 29th of in Detroit, Michigan, to Martha S. (Jagger), a homemaker, and Robert Dean Selleck, a real estate investor and executive.
Tom Selleck Net Worth
The celebrated actor is worth $45 million. Media reports suggest Tom Selleck charges $150,000 – $200,000 per movie episode. In 2010 he began starring on the television series Blue Bloods.
He earns $200,000 per episode of Blue Bloods which works out to around $5 million per season. In 1985, at the peak of his time on Magnum P.I., he was earning $500,000 per episode.
Tom Selleck’s movies and TV shows
Tom has starred in over 100 movies and TV shows. The most current ones include but not limited to; Meet the Robinsons (2007), Killers (2010), Blue Bloods (2010), Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost (2011), Jesse Stone: Benefit of the Doubt (2012), Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise (2015).
Who is Tom Selleck married to now?
In 1971, Tom Selleck married model Jacqueline Ray. After the marriage, Selleck adopted her son. Eventually, the marriage ended in August 1982. In 1987, Tom Selleck married Jillie Joan Mack. One year later, they welcomed their only daughter into the world.
Tom Selleck’s Children
From 1971 to 1982, Selleck was married to model Jacqueline Ray. During that time, he adopted her son, Kevin Shepard (born 1966), former drummer for the American rock band, Tonic. On August 7, 1987, Selleck married Jillie Joan Mack (born 1957). They have one daughter, Hannah (born December 16, 1988).
Tom Selleck’s siblings
He has an older brother Robert (born 1944), a sister Martha (born 194?), and a younger brother Daniel (born 1950).
Quick Facts and Awards
Selleck narrated “North America,” a natural history documentary
Selleck’s iconic voice helped bring the series to life with playful anecdotes and touching storytelling of the north’s expansive, beautiful terrain, as well as the sometimes-comical behavior of the animals that inhabit it.
Selleck is an avid philanthropist
He is a board member of The Joseph & Edna Josephson Institute of Ethics; an advisory board member of the Character Counts Coalition; a spokesman for the National Fatherhood Initiative; a committee member of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; and is actively involved in the Student/Sponsor Partnership Program in New York City. Also, together with the late congresswoman Barbara Jordan, he served as a national spokesperson for the Character Counts! Coalition; he was also an honorary chairman of the Skin Cancer Foundation and a spokesperson for the Los Angeles Mission, which helps the homeless.
Some Awards won by Tom Selleck
People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
People’s Choice Awards – Favorite Male TV Performer
Primetime Emmy Awards – Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama