Kevin Selleck is an actor and musician from the United States. Kevin Selleck rose to prominence with his roles in the films Magnum P.I. (1980) and Scream 2 (1997, respectively). He prefers to keep his private life hidden from the public eye.
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Childhood and Early Years
Kevin Selleck was born in the United States in 1966 as Kevin S. Shepard. He is the stepson of renowned Hollywood actor Tom Selleck and the son of former model and actress Jacqueline Ray. Tom Selleck, the legendary actor, adopted him when he was nineteen years old on August 7, 1987. Tom previously had a relationship with his mother. He is a 54-year-old man. He is an American citizen. Christianity is his faith.
Jacqueline Ray, his mother, is a former American model and actress. She is well recognized for her roles in the 1981 film Beyond the Universe, in which she had a pivotal role. In Like Flint and Outpost Zeta’s The Killings are two of Ray’s other well-known cinematic roles. She was also featured in a number of television series. Tom Selleck is an American actor, film producer, and National Rifle Association (NRA) advocate. He served in the California Army National Guard.
From 1980 through 1988, Thomas Magnum starred as a private investigator in the television series Magnum, P.I., as Peter Mitchell in Three Men and a Baby, and as NYPD Commissioner Frank Reagan in the CBS drama Blue Bloods. Umeko Ray is one of his half-siblings, while Hannah is his stepsister.
Tom and Ray’s marriage only lasted a year and a half, and they divorced in August 1982. Kelvin stayed with Tom Selleck after they split and helped him navigate his life. Kelvin was reared alongside Hannah Margaret Selleck, his step-sister. He graduated from Southern California University and, like his dad, started playing volleyball.
Career and Profession Life
Kevin began his musical career as a drummer with the American rock band ‘Tonic’ in 1993. In 1993, he and four others founded the rock band Tonic, which included Emerson Hart on lead vocals and rhythm guitar, Jeff Russo on lead guitar and backup vocals, Dan Lavery on bass guitar and backing vocals, and Dan Rothchild on bass guitar and backup vocals, while he played the drums.
In July 1996, they released their first album, Lemon Parade, which included the songs Open Up Your Eyes, If You Could Only See, and Soldier’s Daughter. The songs stayed on the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 charts for a total of 57 weeks, and the album went platinum. He got into a disagreement with one of the band members in 1997 and finally left the band. He began his acting career after parting from the band. Eventually attempted again with one of his pals to re-enter the music business by starting yet another band, but the effort backfired as they struggled to get off the ground despite his stepfather, Tom Selleck’s, financial and emotional backing.
He appeared in the TV series Magnum, P.I. in 1980 and Scream 2 in 1997, both of which he created the music for, thanks to his father’s influence. He hasn’t worked in Hollywood since then. However, he continues to work as an actor. He has not been able to effectively translate his efforts into a long-term profession despite several tries, but he has not given up.
Awards and Nomination
For Magnum, P.I., Tom garnered several prizes, including a Golden Globe Award and a Primetime Emmy Award. He was also nominated for a number of Golden Globe Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, and the Golden Apple Award.
Kevin’s net worth is believed to be at $18 million. His fortune was amassed via a successful career as a singer and actor. Tom, his stepfather, has a net worth of $45 million dollars, and his Hollywood movies pay him roughly $150 thousand every episode. In addition, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $1 million.
Annabelle Selleck is Kevin Selleck’s wife. They tied the knot on August 7, 1987. He and Annabelle married in a private ceremony attended by just their closest friends and family. They have a total of six children. They’ve gone to great lengths to keep their personal details out of the press. Kelvin has matured as a person and is now doing his best to provide for his family.
Kevin got hooked to drinking alcohol when he was 22 years old. In addition, his credit card company initiated a lawsuit against him in 2011 after he owed $6,000. Then his father worked tirelessly to get him back on track and improve his situation. Selleck’s biological mother made news in 2014 when she hired a hitman, Luis Baker, for the price of $12,000 to murder Kelvin’s half-husband, sister’s Bauchum Leon, whom she claimed tortured her daughter, Umeko Ray, mentally and physically. She is also serving an 18-year sentence in prison.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Kevin is a tall man, standing at 6 feet 3 inches. He has brown hair and dark eyes. As a result, further information is currently unavailable. Kelvin does not utilize social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. He has tried, and continues to attempt, to keep his personal life out of the spotlight.