Jillie Mack, née Jillie Joan Mack, is a well-known name in the film industry. She is best known as the wife of Tom Selleck, an iconic Hollywood producer, and actor whose extensive career in the showbiz industry was outstanding.
In addition to the golden aura she carries in the entertainment circle, she is also the proud mother of a fast-rising rider. Jillie was very active in the film industry until the time of her marriage. However, she decided to slow down the pace at which she appears on the screen after her wedding in order to concentrate more on her family.
Learn more about Jillie Mack, her daughter, and how she is related to Tom Selleck. Just keep reading!
Who Is Jillie Mack? (Bio, Age)
She is a veteran British actress who began her path to fame as a dancer. She was born on 25 December 1957 in Devices, Wiltshire, England. Her birthmark is Capricorn.
Jillie was born into a British middle-class family and developed a very strong passion for dance and acting at a young age. After that, she appeared in the English theatre production “Cats”, the project that actually put her in the limelight.
During her active years in the film industry, Jillie appeared in several movies and television series in Hollywood, including Adventures of Santa Claus at Roaring Camp, ER (as guest star) Magnum, Silverfox, Tales from the Darkside (as a guest star) and Frasier, and P.I.
Currently, detailed information about their parents, siblings, family members, and academic background is not available. Jillie shows a pair of light brown eyes and blond hair. She is blessed with a slender build that is perfected by a height of 5 feet 5 inches.
Her Relationship With Tom Selleck
Jillie Mack is best known as the longtime girlfriend of Tom Selleck, who eventually became his second wife. The couple first met in London at a musical performance where Tom fell in love with Mack after seeing her perform in the musical Cats. The two then became friends and entered into marriage a year later – on August 7, 1987, to be precise – and since then Mack and Tom Selleck have remained inseparable.
Before Tom Selleck married Jillie he was married to Jacqueline Ray, a prominent American actress, and model. However, the duo’s relationship lasted for eleven years after their marriage in 1982.
Besides Jay and Jillie, Selleck is said to have had a short-lived relationship with Mimi Rogers, with whom he was with from 1982 to 1983. Rumors also say that the good-looking actor was together with the following women: Kitten Natividad, Lillian Muller, and Marie Helvin.
Tom Selleck is a veteran American actor born on January 29, 1945, in Detroit, Michigan, United States of America. The son of Robert Dean Selleck and Martha Selleck, he studied at Grant High School and later, on a basketball scholarship, at the University of Southern California. Famous for his mustache, he began his acting career in 1965 with the ABC television show – The Dating Game. Tom is American by nationality and is of Irish, Scottish, and English descent.
Who Is Jillie Mack’s Daughter?
The former English dancer and actress Jillie Mack is the mother of a child, a daughter. Her name is Hannah Margaret Selleck. She was born on 16 December 1988 in Los Angeles. As the daughter of a famous Hollywood actor, Hannah was best able to follow in her parent’s footsteps, but to the astonishment of many people, she chose a completely different career.
During her childhood, Jillie’s daughter was introduced to activities such as ballet, gymnastics, and ice skating, but her passion for riding prevailed over others. Today she is a renowned rider who competes at the Grand Prix level. She has also participated in world-class competitions, including the Longines Masters (held in Los Angeles in 2015) and the Gucci Masters Tournament (2011).
The aspiring equestrian studied communication at Loyola Marymount University and graduated in 2011. Her name is associated with the following awards: the $10,000 Blenheim Summer Classic 1.35 Classic (2011), the 16-year old Capitol Challenge Riding Championship (2006), the silver team medal at the Prix de States (2005), the $35,000 Grand Prix Blenheim Summer Classic II (2010) and several others.
The daughter of Tom and Jillie has also modeled for several fashion brands. In 2013 she appeared in an advertising campaign for the Reviver, a deodorant brand. Although Margaret has everything it takes to become a star in the showbiz circuit, she said she would not pursue a career as a model or actress like her famous parents.
The pretty rider and her father run a breeding stable together called Descanso Farm. Selleck’s’ business, which actually started in 2015, is located in California. Jillie’s daughter also serves as an ambassador for JustWorld International – a US-based charity.