Kevin Selleck Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Mar, 2020
Facts of Kevin Selleck
Date of Birth: 1966
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Kevin Selleck
Birth Name Kevin S. Shepard
Nick Name Kevin
Father Shepard
Mother Jacqueline Ray
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United State of America
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1 million
Famous for P.I. and Scream 2
Married Yes
Married to Annabelle Selleck
Children 6 children
Divorce No
Education University of Southern California
Albums Lemon Parade
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Kevin Selleck is an American actor who became famous after playing his role in Magnum, P.I. and Scream 2. He is also popular as a son of actress Jacqueline Ray and a step-son of mustachioed veteran Hollywood start Tom Selleck.

Parents Divorced At His Young Age 

Kevin S. Shepard famously known as Kevin Selleck was born in 1966, in the United States of America. He holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. As of 2020, Kevin Selleck is 54 years old.

His biological father's name is Shepard and mother's name is Jacqueline Ray who was a former American model/actress. His mom Ray is mostly known for her work in Magnum, P.I. (1980) and The Killings at Outpost Zeta (1980), and more. 

CAPTION: Tom Selleck's Step-son, Kevin Selleck SOURCE: Answerafrica

Kevin Sellek's parents divorced during his early childhood and after their divorce, he started living with his mother.

When Kevin was at the age of 19, his stepfather Tom Selleck, actor and film producer adopted him as a legal child. Tom raised Kevin even after his divorce from his wife Ray. Kevin has a step-sister named Hannah Selleck. He is a stepson of Jillie Mack.

Kevin belongs to the family of multi-talented. His grandfather Bob Selleck was a real estate investor who died on 21 March 2001, in Los Angeles. His uncle Robert Selleck is also an actor. 

When Kevin grew up, he went to the University of Southern California and started playing volleyball just like his stepfather. 

Career

6 feet 3 inches, Kevin Selleck was a member of an American rock band Tonic which was formed in 1993. He played drum along with other band members Emerson Hart, Jeff Russo, Dan Lavery, and Dan Rothchild. The famous musical band Tonic released its debut album Lemon Parade in 1996, which was later certified platinum.

After the first album, they released a single If You Can Only See in 1997. This song peaked at no.11 on the Billboard Airplay Hot 100. The same year, Kevin got into a fight with one of the members of the band and eventually left the group.

CAPTION: Kevin Selleck SOURCE: Heightline

Kevin has been struggling to uplift his career as a musician, however, he hasn't been able to find the right track after he left the band. Following his separation from the band, he started working with other bands but it didn't come as the right choice for him.

He didn't lose hope and he started chasing a career in acting. He appeared in TV series P.I. and a movie Scream 2 which earned him great popularity as an actor.

Scream 2 was a 1997 American horror movie directed by Wes Craven and written by Kevin Williamson. While playing his role in the movie, he got an opportunity to play with other famous actors David ArquetteLaurie Metcalf, and Jada Koren Pinkett.

How Much Is His Net Worth?

Kevin Selleck has not revealed his net worth yet. He was a volleyball player during his college and he joined the American rock band Tonic after he left playing volleyball. He has earned a good sum of money from his music career as well as an acting career where he has worked in some movies as well as television series. Looking at his career growth, we can speculate that Selleck has a net worth of no less than $1 million.

According to celebrity net worth, his stepfather Tom Selleck has an estimated net worth of around $45 million, as of 2020. According to the website, he gets a salary of $200 thousand per episode.

Additionally, the net worth of his mom Jacqueline Ray, who is also a successful actress, has been estimated to be around $1 million, as of 2020.

Once Kevin faced financial trouble and get slammed with a $6000 case in 2011 by a credit company. After this incident, his father Tom fully supported him to get back to the track and finally he was able to come out from the trouble.

Shares Six Children With Wife Annabelle Selleck

The 53 years old, Kevin Selleck is a married man, who has been married to his wife Annabelle Selleck. He is pretty very secretive about his personal life so he has not revealed when the couple met and when they got married. 

As per RadarOnline, Selleck has six children. He has also not revealed his children's name. As per the source told to an online source,

Kevin is a very hard working family man with six children” and the “struggles he had in his youth are far behind him.

He has been keeping his wife and children away from social media. Kevin and his wife Annabelle have been sharing the wonderful married life from the past many years with no rumors of divorce. But the are pretty secretive about their married life. 

Kevin Selleck is not an active user of social media which keeps him away from his fans and followers. 

Alcohol Addiction

When Kevin was 22 years old, he faced addiction with alcohol due to which he was sent to a rehabilitation center named Betty Ford.

Mother Hired a Killer to Kill Her Son-in-Law

In 2014, his mother also made the headline when she hired a killer with the sum of $12,000 to kill her daughter's husband Luis Baker.

She alleged her son-in-law was abusing her daughter Umeko Ray physically and mentally. Following the issue, she was sentenced to jail for 18 years. 

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