During his time in the army, which he served for six years, he had some of the more meaningful years of his life.However, his decision to enroll cost him many big roles and caused him to end one of the biggest contracts he had thus far.Tom Selleck learned what it’s like to work hard for your dreams at a very young age.His father did everything in his power to provide for his family and made a life-changing decision when he decided to move the family from Detroit to California in order to make a better life for the family.
I.ï¿½ with his serious looks, stern demeanor and the trademark moustache, he makes a good choice to play cops and investigatorsï¿½roles he had often been offered to portray.
Thomas William Selleck (born January 29, 1945) is an American actor and film producer. He also plays Police Chief Jesse Stone in a series of made-for-TV movies based on Robert B. Since 2010, he has also been a primary cast member as NYPD Commissioner Frank Reagan in the drama Blue Bloods on CBS. Through an entirely paternal line Selleck is a direct descendant of English colonist David Selleck who moved to Massachusetts from Somerset, England in 1633.
He is known for starring as private investigator Thomas Magnum in the television series Magnum, P. Selleck has appeared in more than 50 film and television roles since Magnum, P. Through this line, Tom Selleck is the 11th generation of his family born in North America.
I., including Three Men and a Baby, Quigley Down Under, Mr. Selleck's family moved to Sherman Oaks, California, during his childhood. While majoring in business administration, a drama coach suggested Selleck try acting.
Tom Selleck's father was of primarily English ancestry but also had distant German ancestry as well, while his mother was of English descent.