I dreamed I was on The Dating Game and tall, dark, and handsome Jim Lange, was the host and I was “The Bachelorette.” I was wearing Hot pants, tights, chocolate leather boots, a heavy crepe blouse with puffy sleeves and multiple golden chains.My long hair was in a classic Farrah Fawcett shag-cut. Finally, Bachelor Number Two comes around the screen, and lo and behold, it is Paul Lynde! Like Bobby on Dallas- it was all a dream – a very bad dream.Raised in Los Angeles by his parents Robert and Martha, Selleck grew up alongside his brothers Robert (junior) and Daniel, and sister Martha (junior). While attending the University of Southern California on a basketball scholarship, Selleck supported himself through modelling work in print and billboards.His first television appearance was as a college senior on ‘The Dating Game’ in 1965 – he lost.So much for a major flirt-festival with Bob Saget or John Ritter. Even with the leading questions dripping with innuendo – the three boring bachelors all sounded like Ronald Reagan. Tom Selleck is an American actor and film producer born on 29th January 1945 in Detroit, Michigan.
Tom first appeared on "The Dating Game" as a college senior in Television and commercials appeared for beverage product. In fact, he appeared on it twice: first in 1965 and then again two years later. So I signed up for acting instead,” he later admitted.Edit Tom Selleck was born on 29th January 1945 in Detroit, Michigan.He was born to father Robert Selleck and Mother Martha Selleck.He grew up with his parents Robert Selleck and Martha Selleck along with his siblings.