The fifth film, Jesse Stone: Thin Ice, was not adapted from Parker's novels, but was an original story by Selleck. This was Selleck's first regular role on a drama show since he played Thomas Magnum on Magnum, P. Blue Bloods is an American police procedural/drama series on CBS, filmed on location in New York City.
Soon after, he appeared in commercials for products such as Pepsi-Cola.
He began his career with bit parts in smaller movies, including Myra Breckinridge, Coma, and The Seven Minutes.
The relationship eventually ended over Richard's reluctance to commit to having children, though Selleck did make a few extra appearances in later episodes.
In February 1998, Selleck accepted the lead role in a sitcom for CBS called The Closer.
Quigley Down Under is probably one of his best-known Western films, although he won a "Western Heritage Award" for his 1997 role in Last Stand at Saber River.
His last two cowboy roles to date were in the 2001 TNT movie Crossfire Trail (based on a Louis L'Amour novel of the same name), and the 2003 motion picture Monte Walsh.
Other leading roles include Three Men and a Little Lady; High Road to China; Lassiter; Her Alibi; An Innocent Man; Folks! These interests led him to leading-man cowboy roles in Western films, starting with his role as cowboy and frontier marshal Orrin Sackett in the 1979 film The Sacketts, opposite Sam Elliott, Jeff Osterhage, and Western legends Glenn Ford and Ben Johnson.
He followed The Sacketts with The Shadow Riders in 1982, then portraying a cat burglar in 1930s London in Lassiter in 1984.
In it he played Jack Mc Laren, a legendary publicist heading up a brand new marketing firm.